December 24, 2010

UniMRCP, The Open Standard Speech Recognition Interface for VXI* over Asterisk Servers

A new important step has been taken for Asterisk thanks to UniMRCP, The Open Source MRCP Client Project witch provides a standard (MRCP) speech interface for all Asterisk servers. Now your VXI* VoiceXML browser for Asterisk can run more ASR engines for your VoiceXML applications as never before. Many Speech Recognition components were not yet available for Asterisk’s Speech Recognition API but with MRCP v1 and v2 most relevant vendors are ready for your IVR / IVVR. Our team is currently committed to help UniMRCP project to improve Speech Recognition integration for many engines like Loquendo, Nuance, Lumenvox, Vestec… Our main outcome is to get the best open standard MRCP Client for Asterisk / VXI*, delivering all packages with an auto-installer to setup easily your IVR solution based on VXI*. Currently we are working on different ASR/MRCP engines for UniMRCP […]
December 21, 2010

Season’s Greetings: Merry Christmas!

November 8, 2010

TMCnet: Interview with I6NET and Vestec on Asterisk-platform ASR

TMCnet recently interviewed Ivan Sixto, co-founder and president of I6NET and Fakhri Karray, co-founder and president of Vestec about Asterisk-based ASR solutions. Both companies are now entering in the mainstream as a lower-cost, more flexible and obsolescence-resistant alternative to traditional proprietary software for IVR. By Brendan B. Read. Source: TMCnet-Q&A  with i6net and Vestec on Asterisk-platform ASR
September 29, 2010

I6NET VXI*/Asterisk Solutions ready for Video Services using InnoMedia VSB2000

I6NET is pleased to announce the availability of a comprehensive end-to-end video solution based on I6NET’s innovative VXI* video software components and InnoMedia’s intelligent VSB2000 video endpoint. The solution enables service providers the ability to deploy new video services over Flash/RTMP, 3G-324m, Video-over-IPeasily. I6Net’s VXI* system provides an advanced IVVR media server for customers’ Video Contact Center, Video Conferencing, Video IVR or for the management of any video call transcoding required to connect to non-SIP CPE devices. The VSB 2000 Video Set-Top Box (from InnoMedia) is designed to bring affordable video telephony to the living rooms of the masses. Using a standard TV in every household, VSB 2000 delivers clear and sharp images on the TV Screen with advanced H.264 compression capability. Designed to work with any standard telephone set, VSB 2000 reproduces sound through the handset or the TV […]
September 5, 2010

VoiceXML for Web-Based Distributed Conversational Applications

We are pleased to share this very good document about VoiceXML the HTML of the voice web and open standard markup language for voice applications. Written by Bruce Lucas – software architect in the Voice Systems Group at the IBMT.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY. Download: [download id=”83″ format=”1″ autop=”false”]
August 27, 2010

MPEG LA’s AVC License Will Not Charge Royalties for Internet Video that is Free through Life of License

Yesterday’s MPEGLA announcement makes clear that AVC/H.264 codec royalties will continue not to be charged for such video beyond that time. Products and services other than Internet Broadcast AVC Video continue to be royalty-bearing. Great new for your video services over VXI* VoiceXML browser! Download (from the source): [download id=”44″ format=”1″ autop=”false”] Other Links: BusinessWeek – MPEG LA’s AVC License Will Not Charge Royalties for Internet Video Blog de Sinlogic – El códec H.264 queda libre de patentes para siempre Numerama – Menacé par WebM, le H.264 abandonne la redevance pour les vidéos gratuites
August 9, 2010

New I6NET Company Profile edition

We present a new update of the Company Profile brochure; this new PDF file is now available at our download documents section. Download: [download id=”41″ format=”1″ autop=”false”] More information at: Documents
August 5, 2010

Asterisk Video Resources

“Asterisk Video Resources” page on the site contains about 40 videos. Some are tutorials, others are background material. A very good video collection to learn more about Asterisk! Link:
August 5, 2010

New VXI* VoiceXML browser datasheet edition

We present a new update of the VXI* VoiceXML browser datasheet; this new PDF file is now available at our download documents section. Download: [download id=”40″ format=”1″ autop=”false”] More information at: Documents
July 26, 2010

I6NET Search Story [video]