Global Sources
EE Times-Asia
Stay in touch with EE Times Asia
EE Times-Asia > Controls/MCUs

ST to embed IBM speech technology in multimedia processors

Posted: 22 Mar 2002 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Voice Systems? multimedia processor? ibm? speech technology? mobile Internet terminal?

STMicroelectronics has signed a memorandum of understanding with IBM Voice Systems concerning voice interface technology for mobile Internet terminals and telematics solutions.

Under the memorandum of understanding, ST will license IBM's Embedded ViaVoice speech technology and embed the software in new processor platforms targeting telematics and mobile Internet solutions. ST plans to initially use Embedded ViaVoice software in the new STA2000 series of ARM9-based mobile multimedia processor platforms.

"Voice technology is rapidly increasing its presence in business and consumer products," said Ozzie Osborne General Manager, IBM. "IBM's Embedded ViaVoice software can provide a full range of applications from Internet appliances to cars to consumer electronics and telecommunications. Demand is increasing dramatically as businesses realize the value that voice technology adds."

Article Comments - ST to embed IBM speech technology in...
*? You can enter [0] more charecters.
*Verify code:


Visit Asia Webinars to learn about the latest in technology and get practical design tips.

Back to Top