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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

Clarity Announces Changes to Management Team

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced that it added wireless industry veteran senior sales executive David H. Brown to its management team and promoted Fred Nussbaum to head its newly created division, ClarityLabs.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Nortel Networks Announces Enhanced Contact Center, Self-Service Solutions

LAS VEGAS, NV - Nortel Networks announced the availability of enhanced contact center and self-service solutions designed to help improve business results and build customer retention by meeting or exceeding customer demands.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

VoiceObjects Factory Now Available on Voxpilot's VoiceXML Gateway

BLACKROCK, IRELAND - VoiceObjects Factory, a Open Voice Application Platform for the creation of speech-driven services, has been fully integrated with Voxpilot's VoiceXML Gateway.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Brooktrout Launces Consultant Access Network

NEEDHAM, MA - Brooktrout Technology Inc. announced the Brooktrout Consultant Access Network, a new program designed to bring together qualified, third-party development consultants with customers and prospects who are seeking development assistance.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Nuance Ships Delivers Software Platform Optimized for Speech Solutions

MENLO PARK, CA - Nuance announced the immediate availability of Nuance Voice Platform, an open, standards-based software platform optimized for speech solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Loquendo Powers Anthropics 'Talking Head' Message Service

TURIN, ITALY and LONDON, ENGLAND - Anthropics and Loquendo announced that Loquendo Speech Technology is to power Anthropics Technology's multi-lingual FaceWave text-to-speech mobile messaging service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Avaya Teams With Sun Microsystems to Provide New Platform

LAS VEGAS, NV - Avaya Inc. introduced Avaya Interactive Response, a configurable multi-media voice response system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Eckoh and Auctionworld Launch 24-hour TV Phone Shopping Channel

UNITED KINGDOM - Eckoh Technologies in collaboration with Auctionworld have launched Phoneworld, the UK's 24-hour TV phone shopping channel.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Edify Previews VoiceXML Browser

SANTA CLARA, CA - Edification 2003 will highlight Edify's VoiceXML solution and detail how Edify users can preserve their current investments in Edify applications while upgrading to VoiceXML with Edify 8.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

Kirusa, SandCherry and Telisma Partner to Showcase Speech Solutions

CANNES, FRANCE - Partners Kirusa, SandCherry and Telisma have joined forces at the 3GSM World Congress to display an end-to-end carrier-grade solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003

PipeBeach and SVOX Announce Alliance

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN and ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - PipeBeach AB and SVOX AG announced an alliance with the aim toprovide mixed-lingual synthesized voices with the PipeBeach speechWebsystem for telephony services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Feb 2003