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IBM to Enable Mobile e-business for HTC's Handheld Devices

SHANGHAI, CHINA - IBM announced that High Tech Computer Corp. will enable select wireless devices, smartphones and wireless Pocket PCs with a range of IBM middleware and tools, including WebSphere Micro Environment and IBM Embedded Via Voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2003

Wildfire and Phonetic Systems Partner to Deliver Unified Communications

WALTHAM, MA - Wildfire Communications Inc. announced a jointmarketing relationship with Phonetic Systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Jan 2003

Rhetorical Breaks into German Market

EDINBURGH, UNITED KINGDOM - Rhetorical is expanding its operation into Germany following last month's launch of rVoice4 with its German voice module.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

NMS Communications to Offer RealSpeak with NMS HearSay

FRAMINGHAM & PEABODY, MA - NMS Communications and ScanSoft Inc. have integrated ScanSoft's RealSpeak text-to-speech (TTS) engine with NMS HearSay, furthering a commitment to offer a variety of applications and technologies on one complete multimodal voice and data services system.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

SPIRIT Announces Speaker Verification Software

RUSSIA - SPIRIT announces a speaker verification software solution designed for PC-based systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Voice-Insight Selects ScanSoft to Provide Solutions for Accessing Data

PEABODY, MA & GENT, BELGIUM - ScanSoft Inc. announced that Voice-Insight SA NV has selected ScanSoft solutions to deliver speech-enabled database products.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Dexem, Eureka Soft, JD-Labtech, MAP Telecom and Telisma join forces to promote VoiceXML

PARIS, FRANCE - Dexem, Eureka Soft, JD-Labtech, MAP Telecom and Telisma announce the creation of an informal study group whose mission is to promote the VoiceXML standard.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Loquendo Technologies Automate Targasys bConnect Contact Center

TURINO, ITALY - Fiat Group company Targasys has chosen Loquendo technology to automate its bConnect service contact center.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Loquendo TTS Powers Gradiente's Mediz service

TURINO, ITALY - Loquendo's text-to-speech engine has been chosen by Gradiente in Brazil to power Mediz, Brazil's mobile voice portal, which Gradiente is providing to its users throughout the country.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

TTPCom Chooses ART's smARTspeak XG

ATLANTA, GA and CAMBRIDGE, UK - ART Advanced Recognition Technologies Inc. and TTPCom Ltd. announced that TTPCom will be porting ART's smARTspeak XG speech recognition technology onto TTPCom's GPRS platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Nuance Launches Speech Certification Program

MENLO PARK, CA - To meet the ever-growing demand for professionals who can develop and deploy successful speech solutions, Nuance announced the Nuance Certified Consultant Program.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Vocal Laboratories Announces Strategies To Turn Customer Service Into A Competitive Weapon

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN - Recent surveys show that over 90% of customers form their image of a company based on call center experiences.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Dobson Communications Selects Versera for GSM/GPRS Network

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc. announcedthat Dobson Cellular Systems Inc. has selected Glenayre's Versera Messagingplatform, Unified Communications and Versera Voice Services solutions forits new GSM/GPRS network.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Nortel Networks and ScanSoft Expand Relationship

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced an agreement with Nortel Networks to offer ScanSoft RealSpeak TTS software for Nortel Networks customer deployments.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Genesys and Siebel Systems Form Cooperative Alliance

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc. and Siebel Systems Inc. announced a global cooperative technical support alliance designed to provide fast and efficient resolution of technical support issues for joint customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

IBM Builds Pervasive Momentum with New Voice Tools

IBM announced new software products and tools that help developers to build and manage voice portals - as well as extend enterprise applications, such as mobile databases, to new devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Voice Architects Launches Service to Improve Speech Application Performance

PORTLAND, OREGON - Voice Architects, a voice user interface firm, announced the launch of an independent application assessment and repair service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Group Voyagers Looks to PhoenixCTI for Call Center and CRM Solution

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - PhoenixCTI Inc. announced it was selected by Group Voyagers Inc. to implement a major call center and customer relationship management initiative.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Vocent Announces Voice Secure - Password Reset 2.0

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - Voice Secure - Password Reset 2.0 is an enterprise softwaresolution that uses speaker verification and speech recognition toauthenticate user identity claims by voice.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

HSS and Jasomi Demonstrate Interoperability

SAN JOSE, CA & NEW DELHI, INDIA - Hughes Software Systems Ltd. and Jasomi Networks Inc. have demonstrated full interoperability between HSS' call control platform (the HSS SIP Server) and Jasomi's far-end NAT traversal solution, PeerPoint Centrex Edition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Datria Systems and Nuance to Deliver Workforce Management Applications to TELUS

MENLO PARK, CA and ENGLEWOOD, CO - Datria Systems and Nuance announced that TELUS has selected the companies to provide a series of voice-enabled workforce applications for use by their field technicians.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Pronexus and Mitel Networks Announce Distribution Agreement

Mitel Networks will distribute Pronexus VBVoice, a development environment for business-critical computer telephony applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Genesys Wins Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc. announced that it has signed a national agreement with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association (BCBSA).
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Rhetorical Enters German Market with Text-to-Speech Solutions

BOSTON, MA and SCOTLAND - Rhetorical is expanding its operation into Germany following last month's launch of rVoice4 with its German voice module.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Speech Cube Version 4.2 Supports TTS Standard

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Scheduled for December 15th, the release of Speech Cube Version 4.2 now supports SSML (Speech Synthesis Markup Language defined by W3C consortium) for quicker integration within VoiceXML based applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

HeyAnita to Offer Carriers In-Network Voice Solutions with HP

LOS ANGELES, CA - Under the agreement, HP intends to provide systems integration services around HeyAnita's voice software offerings.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Genesys Adds CTO and SVP to Executive Team

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Alcatel announced that Paul Segre has been appointed to senior vice president and chief technology officer at its Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Loquendo's VoxNauta Platform Powers InternetQ's New Dating Service

TORINO, ITALY - InternetQ - the Greek ISP - has adopted Loquendo's voice platform VoxNauta to power the new version of its popular matchmaking service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002

Eloquant Deploys New Voice Services from Elan Speech

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Eloquant is deploying new voice services for public and professional use on the Elodia platform with Elan Speech.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Dec 2002