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Europe certifies Voicevault to BS 7799 and IS 17799

DUBLIN, IRELAND - Voicevault has been awarded the first BS 7799 / IS 17799 certificate issued in Ireland.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Smarter Voice Recognition Technology Will Cut Call Center Costs

Dimension Data Holdings is launching a new "smart" voice recognition technology to the UK marketplace that is able to interpret natural language sentences and provide intelligent responses to customer queries.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

ART's smARTspeak XG Ported To Texas Instruments' DSP Platform

ATLANTA, GA - ART announced the porting of its smARTspeak XG speech recognition solution to Texas Instruments Inc.'s power-efficient TMS320C5000 digital signal processor platform.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Microsoft Releases Tools That Will Enable Mainstream Developers To Add Speech to Web Applications

SAN JOSE, CA - Microsoft announced the beta release of the Microsoft .NET Speech SDK, a Web developer tool and product deployment based on the SALT specification. The SDK can be ordered from Microsoft's Web site at www.microsoft.com/speech/stmag
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Vialto and SandCherry Team to Deliver Scalable Voice-Driven Multimodal Applications

ORLANDO, FL - Vialto Corp. and SandCherry Inc. announced they have joined forces to provide voice-driven multimodal solutions for carriers and enterprises.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Glenayre Integrates Nuance's Speech Technology Into Versera Voice Services Suite

ATLANTA, GA - Glenayre Technologies Inc.announced it will work with Nuance to extend its voice portalsolutions for service providers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Verascape and Integy Software Announce Partnership

CHICAGO, IL - Verascape Inc. and Integy Software announced a partnership that will deliver VoiceXML solutions to meet the needs of enterprise customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Callware Selects SpeechWorks Speechify 2.1 TTS Engine to Power Its Unified Messaging Platform

GREENACRES, WA - Callware Technologies Inc. announced an exclusive agreement with SpeechWorks International Inc. to integrate Speechify 2.1 TTS software into Callegra .UM, Callware's next-generation unified messaging solution.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SpeechWorks Announces OpenSpeech DialogModules for Building Commerce Applications

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced a new suite of OpenSpeech DialogModule software for developing commerce applications.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Fonix iSpeak To Be Bundled With irock! MP3 Players; Fonix VoiceAlert Available for Microsoft Pocket PC Devices

SALT LAKE CITY, UT and CHICAGO, IL - Fonix Corporation and First International Digital Inc. announced the bundling of the Fonix iSpeak Personal Text Reader into the irock! 500-series MP3 players.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

ScanSoft Launches Dragon NaturallySpeaking v6 into Distributor and Retail Channels

PEABODY, MA - ScanSoft Inc. announced it has launched Dragon NaturallySpeaking v6 into North American software distributor and retail channels.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

8hertz Launches European VoiceXML Dialog Editor with Voxpilot

BERLIN, GERMANY and DUBLIN, IRELAND - 8hertz technologies GmbH launched a web-based, VoiceXML application tool: the 8hertz Voice Dialog Editor.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications Presents Studio Sound; NMS Communications Partners with VoxSurf

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications unveils StudioSound(R), which eliminates background noise, network distortion,and acoustic echo that hamper the quality of mobile phone calls.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

SpeechWorks Deploys Speech-Enabled Services for The Hartford

BOSTON, MA - SpeechWorks International Inc. announced it has deployed speech-enabled applications for The Hartford Financial Services Group's affinity auto and homeowners insurance unit.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Telisma is Integrating SVOX Speech Synthesis

PARIS, FRANCE - SVOX, a provider of speech synthesis software and Telisma, one of Europe's players in the field of voice recognition technologies, have announced the signature of a global co-marketing agreement.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Speaker Verification Vendors for BioAPI

Now that the BioAPI Specification, Ver. 1.1, has become an ANSI standard (ANSI/INCITS 358), it is expected that more vendors will be announcing BioAPI compliant products and that more end-users and integrators will be demanding it.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

VoiceMethods Presents a New Speech Recognition Product

NEW YORK, NY and St. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - VoiceMethods, an affiliated company of Ectaco Inc. presents its Health Care Translator.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Fulton County, Georgia, Chooses Frank Solutions to Implement a 24x7 Self-Service Channel

ENGLEWOOD, CO - Frank Solutions Inc. announced that it has been selected by Fulton County (Ga.) to provide a complete self-service communications solution for the Tax Commissioners' Office.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

iHello Announces Voice Access to Microsoft Exchange

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - iHello Inc. announced a new voice application that provides enterprise workers with "productivity beyond the desktop" by enabling real time voice access to corporate Microsoft Exchange systems.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

NMS Communications and enGenic Partner to Streamline Voice Application Development

FRAMINGHAM, MA - NMS Communications has partnered with enGenic Corporation to enable enGenic's TeleFlow Software to work within NMS' voice processing platforms.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Vocomo and Rhetorical Announce New Choices in TTS Technology

CUPERTINO, CA and EDINBURGH, UK - Vocomo Software Corporation and Rhetorical Systems Ltd announce the availability of a new choice for voice customers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

LogicTree and BTS Partner to Ddeliver Next Generation Directory Assistance Solutions

COLLEGE PARK, MD - LogicTree Corporation and Bo Tveden Systems jointly announced general availability of the BTS Enhanced Information Server.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Selects LogicTree and Nuance for New Voice-Enabled Ride Guide

COLLEGE PARK, MD - LogicTree and Nuance announced that they have teamed together to voice-enable the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's (WMATA) Ride-Guide Itinerary Planning Service.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Sensory Announces Global Expansion

SANTA CLARA, CA - Sensory Inc. announced a strategic initiative to globalize its customer and technology base.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 May 2002

Paul Visokey Joins Telelogue as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

ISELIN, NJ - Telelogue Inc. announced it has appointed Paul Visokeyto the role of Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Elan Text to Speech and Sistel Assist Visually Impaired Operators; Reverso Voice : Smart and Talkative Personal Tool Translation

Sistel has chosen Elan text to speech to assist visually impaired operators in their daily work.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

ALK Technologies Selects Fonix to Provide Speech for CoPilot Navigation Solutions

ALK Technologies selected Fonix Text-To-Speech (TTS) for implementation in ALK's CoPilot and Pocket CoPilot GPS navigation and route guidance solutions.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Vialto Unveils Multimodal Mobility Solution

ORLANDO, FL - Vialto Corp. announced Vialto Server for Carriers.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002

Unisys and Telisma Announce Global Alliance

BLUE BELL, PA and PARIS, FRANCE - Unisys Corporation and Telisma announced an alliance to deliver and promote further development of vocal access to value-added services for telecommunications companies.
Speech Technology Digest, Posted 01 Apr 2002