NSC and Metaphor Partner on Telephony Voice Driven Services
NEW YORK, NY and WELLESLEY, MA - Natural Speech Communication Ltd. (NSC), and Metaphor Solutions announced a partnership intended to promote telephony voice driven services. The two companies have aligned to provide the products and services needed to develop, deploy and maintain voice driven services.
"NSC's robust automated speech recognition engine breaks the price barrier for high volume Speech IVR applications that require a high quality user experience," said Dr. Michael Kuperstein, founder and CEO of Metaphor Solutions. "NSC's high density, low cost technology combined with Metaphor's applications will lower the total cost of ownership of speech applications and assist in opening new market segments."
As part of the agreement, NSC and Metaphor will offer speech driven IVR applications, which will be offered to customers either as host-based or as deployed on-premise. The two companies will also work together on market and customer development activities, targeting speech solutions in a range of industries.
"Metaphor's approach to offering high quality pre-packaged, speech driven IVR applications significantly reduces the time, cost and complexity of deploying speech solutions," said Dr. Ami Moyal, CEO of NSC. "NSC is committed to providing strategic partners like Metaphor with the best ASR solution available for deploying voice-driven communications solutions."