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Cigna International Looks to Gold Systems to Assist Customer Service

BOULDER, CO and READING, ENGLAND - Gold Systems Inc. has engaged in a contract to supply voice applications to CIGNA International, the European division of the CIGNA Corporation.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Vail Launches Versay Solutions in Commitment to Speech

DEERFIELD, IL - Vail Systems, a developer of telephony application services and hosting, announced a successful first two quarters for its subsidiary, Versay Solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Conversay Announces Commercial Deployment of Distributed Speech Recognition Solution

REDMOND, WA - Conversay announced that it is in the last phase of a commercial application of a Distributed Speech Recognition (DSR) pilot with a handset manufacturer and wireless service provider.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elan's Sayso Gives Voice to France's Business Daily

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Elan Sayso has been chosen by Atos Origin to vocalize the new audio service for Les Echos.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

LocusDialog STS Certified as a Nortel Networks Compatible Product

MONTREAL, CANADA - LocusDialog announces thatits LocusDialogSTS system has been formally certified as a NortelNetworks Compatible Solution for the Meridian 1 product environment for the European, Middle-Eastern and Asian (EMEA) markets.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elan Speech and Telisma Bet on Unifying ASR and TTS

PARIS, FRANCE - Elan Speech and Telisma have decided to associate their respective technologies in order to develop deployment of Voice services.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Ectaco Releases Localization Software Language Support for the Pocket PC

Ectaco Language Support is a national language localization system developed for Pocket PC.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elan Speech Launches the American Version of Elan Sayso

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Elan Sayso, the new technology developed by TTS supplier Elan Speech, will be showcased in its American English version during SpeechTEK.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Clarity and Dspfactory Form Partnership

TROY, MI and WATERLOO, ON - Clarity LLC and Dspfactory Ltd. announced astrategic partnership that will improve the clarity of audio communicationsin a wide range of portable communication devices.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elan Speech Extends its Language Coverage

TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Elan speech opens up a new market opportunity by launching an Arabic version of its high density, small footprint, text-to-speech technology, Elan Tempo.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

speechvantage Launches OLIVE

HORSHAM, PA - speechvantage announced the release of its OLIVE Suite of speech-enabled applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

HeyAnita Announces FreeSpeech Gateway Server 3.0

LOS ANGELES - HeyAnita Inc. announced the general availability of its FreeSpeech Gateway Server, Version 3.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

VoiceXML Solution from NewVoiceMedia and Aculab

MILTON KEYNES, UK - Members of the Friends Reunited website service can now listen to voice profile messages from old school mates thanks to a VoiceXML solution created by NewVoiceMedia (NVM) using technology from Aculab.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

iVoice Forms Subsidiaries to Facilitate Transactions

MATAWAN, NJ - iVoice Inc. announced the formation of two subsidiaries, which will be used as vehicles to acquire other operating companies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Clarity's CVC Technology Selected by Hong Kong-Based BIA

TROY, MI - Clarity LLC announced that BIA Technology Limited has licensed Clarity's CVC (Clear Voice Capture) software technology for its Bluetooth hands-free kit system for the automobile.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Aspect Software Implimented By Canadian Courier

SAN JOSE, CA - Aspect Communications Corporation announced that PurolatorCourier Ltd. has implemented Aspect eWorkforce Managementsoftware at three networked contact centers handling 45,000 calls daily.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Amtrak Completes Strategic Nationwide Roll Out for 1.800.USA RAIL

BOCA RATON, FL - Guests calling into Amtrak's 1.800.USA.RAIL reservation line are voicing their approval for the passenger rail's customer service agent named "Julie".
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks Congratulates Winners of 3rd Annual Best Practices Competition

BOCA RATON, FL - At its annual international user conference, SpeechWorks International Inc. announced Amtrak, National Weather Service (NWS) and Singapore Post (SingPost) as the winners of its annual SpeechWorks Here Best Practices Competition.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

New CEO Named for Babel-Infovox

Babel Technologies has named the former manager of ScanSoft Sweden, Lars-Erik Larsson, has joined Babel Technologies as CEO of Babel Infovox.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Intel and Microsoft Collaborate on Development of Speech-Enabled Web Solutions

ORLANDO, FL - Intel Corp. and Microsoft Corp. announced that the two companies are developing enabling technologies and a reference design for the deployment of speech-enabled Web solutions in the enterprise based on the Speech Applications Language Tags (SALT) specification.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

SpeechWorks Selects LocusDialogSTS Platform for SpeechSite 3.0 Auto-Attendant Solution

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced the availability of SpeechSite 3.0 auto-attendant as a complete, packaged solution powered by LocusDialog.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Glenayre Announces General Availability of Versera Voice Services

ATLANTA - Glenayre Technologies, Inc. announced general availability of its Versera Voice Services suite.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Rhetoric Launches rVoice 4.0

Rhetorical announced the launch of rVoice4.0TM at the SpeechTEK Exposition and Conference.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Nuance and Huawei Join Forces to Deliver Voice Portal

MENLO PARK, CA & HONG KONG - Nuance announced that the company's speech recognition software has been selected for China Netcom's Voice Portal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Pronexus VBVoice 5.0 Integrates Support for Aculab's Prosody and IP Telephony Cards

New York & Ottawa - Pronexus Inc. announced the integrated support for Aculab Prosody and Aculab IP telephony PCI cards in the latest release of VBVoice 5.0.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Newfound Communications Selects Phonetic Systems for Voice-Searchin Email

Newfound Communications, a provider of Advanced Grammar Management Technologies, today announced that it is using technology from Phonetic Systems, the leading provider of speech solutions for large or highly dynamic databases, for fast, cost-efficient, high-performance remote speech access to corporate email.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Kirusa and Internet Systems Sign System Integrator and VAR Agreement

MADRID, SPAIN and BERKELY HEIGHTS, NJ - Kirusa, a developer and licensor of multimodal wireless platforms, has teamed up with Internet Systems, an integrator in the Spanish and Portuguese markets, to deliver Kirusa's multimodal platform to mobile operators and enterprises in Spain and Portugal.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

ScanSoft Releases ASR-3200

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. unveiled the ASR-3200, a scalable speech recognition engine for adding voice control capabilities to automotive, mobile and PC applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002

Elmo-Tech & Persay Cooperate to Develop a Voice Verification Product for the Corrections Market

TEL-AVIV, ISREAL - Elmo-Tech Ltd. and Persay reveal thatPersay's advanced voice authentication solution, Orpheus, will be integrated into Elmo-Tech'smonitoring platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Oct 2002