Speech Technology eWeekly - February 12, 2007

Speech Technology News

Telefonica Moviles Espana Selects Telenity and Datatronics

BARCELONA, Spain - Telefonica Moviles Espana selected Telenity and Datatronics for commercial deployment of next generation convergent services platform and services to a subscriber base of over 21 million in Spain.

Village Cinemas Multiplex Selects VoiceWeb Voice Ticketing Solution

ATHENS, Greece - Village Cinemas, a multiplex in Greece, has handled more than 1.5 million calls through VoiceWeb Ticketing.>

Edentify Completes Acquisition of Zelcom Group

BETHLEHEM, Pa. & SCHAUMBURG, Ill. - Edentify completed the acquisition of Zelcom Group, a privately-held provider of data analytics solutions.

Compro Technologies Acquires Rubix Calling Card, Tandem LD, and Wholesale Telecom Applications

NORTHVALE, N.J. and FORKED RIVER, N.J. - Compro Technologies of Forked River, N.J. acquired the Rubix SmartCard Prepaid Calling Card, SmartLongDistance Wholesale, and SmartTandem Long Distance applications, and will be supporting all existing customers of those solutions moving forward.

Kent County Sheriff Department Improves Efficiency with WinScribe Digital Dictation

Chicago, Ill. - The Kent County Sheriff department in Michigan installed WinScribe digital dictation software.

Anapath Diagnostics Switches to WinScribe Digital Transcription

CHICAGO, Ill. - AnaPath Diagnostics, a pathology practice in Wyoming, rolled out the WinScribe digital dictation software solution.

Sentex Sensing Technologies Signs Binding MoU to Acquire Vitelcom Mobile Technology

CLEVELAND and MALAGA, Spain - Henrik Rubinstein, president of Sentex Sensing Technologies signed a Memorandum of Understanding to acquire Vitelcom Mobile Technology and their subsidiaries.

Verint and Witness Systems Will Combine

MELVILLE, N.Y. and ATLANTA, Ga. - Verint Systems and Witness Systems entered into a definitive agreement under which Verint will acquire Witness for $27.50 per share in cash.

Angel.com Names Dave Rennyson New Vice President of Sales

MCLEAN, Va. - Angel.com hired Dave Rennyson as its new vice president of sales.

DSS Enhanced to DSSPro

NUREMBERG, HAMBURG, and VIENNA - DSS, established jointly 10 years ago by Grundig, Olympus and Philips, has been enhanced to DSSPro and now has two new functions.

TCS Releases Navigation Application for Wireless Handsets

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) released TCS Navigator.

VoiceObjects Server Recognized as a Nortel Compatible Product

SAN MATEO, Calif. - VoiceObjects completed compatibility testing for VoiceObjects Server through the Nortel Developer Program.

Real Soft Selected for Platinum Membership in the Avaya DeveloperConnection Program

CRANBURY, N.J. - Real Soft was selected by Avaya for Platinum membership in the Avaya DeveloperConnection program.

Homeland Security Capital Corp. Subsidiary Launches New Automated Security Control Program

ARLINGTON, Va. - SecurityInc, a subsidiary of Homeland Security Capital, launched a new automated security monitoring and control system with applications for public building security.

Convergys and Tribold Deliver Enterprise Catalog for Single Customer View

CINCINNATI & LONDON — Convergys Corporation and Tribold enhanced Convergys' Infinys Business Support System with additional product management capabilities.

Nemesysco Releases the QA5 Emotion Detection SDK for Call Center Quality Monitoring

NETANYA, Israel — Nemesysco released the QA5 Software Development Kit, enabling call center equipment vendors and system integrators to integrate Nemesysco's emotion detection technology into their call center products.