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Lavie Timetech to Incorporate Persay Speaker Verification

TEL-AVIV, ISREAL - Lavie Timetech from TIM Group announced the integration of Persay Speaker Verification system into its telephony based time attendance solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Ascent Computing Group and Integrated Speech Solutions Deploy Speech with Subway Restaurants

WHITE PLAINS, NY - Ascent Computing Group and Integrated Speech Solutions (ISS) announcedthe implementation of the AscenTel speech recognition software product intoSubway Restaurants' corporate offices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Kirusa and Voice Web Solutions Partner for End-to-End Multimodal Applications Creation and Deployment

NEW ORLEANS, LA - Kirusa and Voice Web Solutions announced integration of Voice Web Solutions' multimodal authoring tool for Macromedia Dreamweaver MXT with Kirusa's multimodal platform, creating a solution to author, test, and deploy mobile multimodal applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Speech Recognition Reduces Turnaround Times at FirstAssist

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - The legal expenses insurance division of FirstAssist has implemented a desktop speech recognition system from UK-based SRC.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

ScanSoft Ships Dragon NaturallySpeaking 7

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced theavailability of Dragon NaturallySpeaking version 7, a new release of the speech recognition application for Microsoft Windows.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

COHM Selects LumenVox for Speech Recognition

OTTAWA, ON - Commercial-On-Hold-Marketing Inc. (COHM) announced the selection of LumenVox as their speech recognition provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

SPIRIT Announces Voice + Fax Over IP DSP Software Solution

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - SPIRIT introduces configurable Voice + Fax over IP solution designed to provide core functionality for development of voice-over-packet applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Nuance Announces Latest TTS Software

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance announced Nuance Vocalizer 3.0, text-to-speech (TTS) software.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Witness Systems Launches Cash Offer for Eyretel

Witness Systems has reached an agreement with Eyretel on the terms of a recommended cash offer for all of the shares of Eyretel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Klett Adopts Babel Speech Recognition Technology

MONS, BELGIUM - Babel Technologies S.A. has announced that Klett Sprachen is to use Babel's Babear v2.5 speaker-independent Automatic Speech Recognition system in it PONS product line.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Vialto Delivers Secure Voice Interface to Microsoft Exchange

Vialto introduced a new release of its E2Go product.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

VeCommerce, SpeechWorks and Genesys Sign Strategic Alliance

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - VeCommerce Limited has announced it hasentered into an alliance with SpeechWorks International Inc. and GenesysTelecommunications Laboratories Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Loquendo Powers Bertone's Voice Controlled Concept Car

TORINO, ITALY - Loquendo speech technology has been selected by concept car creators, Bertone Group, to power their latest concept sports car, unveiled last week at the Geneva International Motor Show.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Next IVR Delivers Integrated Web Telephone Voice Applications

HAMPTON, NH - Next IVR launched several new products and services focused on integrating telephone and Web technologies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

iVoice Releases Barge-in Feature with TAPI interface

MATAWAN, N.J. - iVoice, Inc. announced Speech Enabled Auto Attendant with barge-in capabilities using a Telephone Application Program Interface.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Orange France Buys SMS-to-Voice Solution

RAMSEY, NJ - Bogen Communications International Inc. announced that the French wireless operator, Orange France, has implemented an SMS-to-Voice Solution delivered by HP Consulting & Integration France jointly with Bogen's Speech Design subsidiary.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Witness Systems Extends Performance Analysis Capabilities with CallMiner Partnership

ATLANTA, GA - Witness Systems announced a strategic alliance with CallMiner Inc., a provider of speech recognition and trending technologies designed for the contact center market.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

The Blackfoot Telecommunications Group Achieves 58% Automation

ISELIN, NJ - The Blackfoot Telecommunications Group announced that it has achievedan automation rate of 58% for Directory Assistance business andgovernment listings through its implementation of Telelogue's VoiceDirectory Assistance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Metaphor Solutions and VoiceGenie Automate Retail Shopping By Phone

WELLESLEY, MA and TORONTO, CANADA - An automated speech application for ordering flowers by phone was introduced by Metaphor Solutions Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

iVoice Releases Enhanced Name Dialer Based

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced the release of the latest version Name Dialer allowing users to make calls via spoken voice by using the telephone in their office or by using their PC microphone.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Elan Sayso Available in German

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Elan Speech announces the availability of Elan Sayso in the German language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Mar 2003

Glenayre Selects Teltier for Presence and Availability Platform

CLARK, NJ and ATLANTA, GA - Teltier TechnologiesInc. announced that Glenayre will broaden its enhanced servicesofferings by adding Teltier's presence and availability platform andapplications to Glenayre's Versera Solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Voxpilot Announces Support of VoiceXML 2.0 Candidate Recommendation

DUBLIN, IRELAND - Voxpilot announced the latest release of its platform, including full support for the World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) VoiceXML 2.0 Candidate Recommendation, published on January 28, 2003.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

speechvantage and Day-Timers Introduce Speech-Enabled Call Center Solution

HORSHAM, PA - speechvantage Inc. and Day-Timers announced the measurable success of speechvantage's customer-centric IVR system, a component of Day-Timers' phone-order business.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Verint Introduces ULTRA IntelliFind

WOODBURY, NY - Verint Systems Inc. announced the introduction ofULTRA IntelliFind, a new analytical solution for generating actionable intelligence fromfree-form speech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

PipeBeach and SVOX offer mixed-lingual telephony services

STOCKHOLM SWEDEN, Z√úRICH, SWITZERLAND - PipeBeach AB and SVOX AG announced an alliance with the aim to provide mixed-lingual synthesized voices with the PipeBeach speechWeb system for telephony services. The mixed-lingual text-to-speech technology enables end-users to listen to correctly pronounced content provided as text in more than one language.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

JP Financial Selects Genesys

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc. announced that Jefferson Pilot Financial has selected Genesys to enhance its customer service strategy.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

SpeechWorks and VoiceGenie to Deliver Standards-based Speech Solution to McKesson

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced that McKesson Corporation will expand the capacity of its existing, proprietary speech system and upgrade to a VoiceXML-compliant speech system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Vocent Unveils Voiceprint Authentication Prototype

Vocent showcased a voiceprint authentication prototype applicable to securely conducting e-commerce transactions or gaining access to secure data in an enterprise network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003