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Speech technologies are poised to transform the way the public sector get things done. See below for the latest news on companies that help public-sector organizations, including the military, police, and other state, local, and national government departments and agencies manage data, services, streamline and secure communications, and translate, transcribe, and transfer information.

Features

Vertical Markets Spotlight: Speech in Government

Technology helps agencies better respond to citizen needs.

Vertical Markets Spotlight: A Special Report

Speech Technology magazine's roundup of the speech innovation taking place in eight industry verticals.

Deepfakes: The Latest Trick of the Tongue

Tips to protect your organization against the growing threat of speech deepfakes.

Voice Biometrics Are Not 100 Percent Foolproof, but Steadily Improving

The technology has holes, but is more efficient than traditional password security.

The Top Speech Technologies and Vendors: The 2021 Speech Industry Awards

Advances in AI, machine learning, natural language processing, and more fueled speech industry progress in the past year.

2021 Speech Industry Award Winner: TTEC Takes Over the Government

TTEC Holdings, an Englewood, Colo.-based customer experience technology and services provider, has been busy on the acquisition front in the past year, scooping up both Avtex and VoiceFoundry.

2021 State of the Speech Technology Industry

The latest developments and trends in seven important sectors

The State of Voice Biometrics

Vendors need to respond to increasingly sophisticated threats

Curbing Speech Data Overreach

More regulation is needed to protect voice data privacy and security, experts agree

Five Tips for Managing Voice Data in the GDPR Era

As the UK 's Information Commissioner's Office orders the nation's tax authority to delete 5 million voice recordings under GDPR, we offer 5 tips for staying out of trouble with privacy regulators.

Speech Compliance Branches Out from the Contact Center into the Enterprise

As industry regulations increase in number, corporations look to speech to ensure adherence

Voice Biometrics: Building Its Business Base as New Uses Emerge

Biometric solutions built on voice recognition technologies are projected to create an incremental opportunity of $4.5 billion between 2017 and 2025. 

The 2015 State of the Speech Technology Industry: Application Testing and Tuning

The 2015 State of the Speech Technology Industry: Speech Engine

Star Performers: SpeechPro Brings Verification to Cloud, Web, and Mobile Tech

The Government Is Listening

Speech technology sees government growth spurt.

Your Voice Is Your Password

Voice biometrics is gaining momentum in the enterprise.

Exclusive Book Excerpt: Designing Better Speaker Verification

Chapter describes how to bridge the gap between the creators and implementers of investigatory voice biometric technologies

SpeechTEK 2011 Keynoter David Gergen Calls for Leadership

CNN analyst and former presidential aide identifies mobilization, persuasion, and trust as critical qualities in drawing parallel between industry and political worlds

The 2011 Implementation Awards