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SVOX signs up Vianix audio coding technology

Posted: 02 Aug 2010     Print Version  Bookmark and Share

Keywords:speech  processing  voice  audio coding  text-to-speech 

SVOX has signed a technology licensing agreement with Vianix, obtaining access to the latter's audio coding technologies for its automotive and mobile speech solutions. Speech-solution provider SVOX drives adoption of speech user interfaces in the automotive, mobile device and consumer electronics industries while Vianix is the developer of Managed Audio Sound Compression (MASC) and Speech Processing for Automatic Recognition Technology (SPART).

Martin Reber, CEO, SVOX, explained, "SVOX continually surveys the industry for potential partners who can be sources of differentiating expertise in order to both create value for their customers and enhance the SVOX leadership role. SVOX found that Vianix not only fits this profile perfectly, it also shared a vision of leadership in a challenging competitive environment."

"We are very pleased to add SVOX as a licensee of our technology," said Reza Hashampour, CEO, Vianix. "Their text-to-speech (TTS) and speech recognition solutions are broadly viewed as industry-leading, and the incorporation of our technology will further increase their lead. We have a great working relationship in place and look forward to joining them in providing new and innovative future solutions as well".

Martin Reber, CEO, SVOX explained, "We have filled a gap at the highest end of audio quality that is rapidly becoming a must-have for our customers. Vianix technology has valuable impact now and will have even more impact in the future as we expand our offerings in a space which will clearly benefit from more vendor choices."

SVOX is constantly working to extend and update its portfolio of ASR and polyglot TTS languages. Customers can now choose from a total of 19 ASR and 26 TTS languages, with additional languages under development.

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