Recipients of the Speech Technology magazine's Speech Industry Awards are recognized for accomplishments that stand out from the crowd
New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2008
Today at the SpeechTEK 2008 conference, Voxeo Corporation, a leading provider of IVR and VoIP platforms and services, announced it has been named Speech Technology magazine's 2008 Market Leader in the Speech Self-Service Suite category.
Speech Technology magazine determines category winners as decided by the editors of Speech Technology magazine and a panel of experts from the academic, consulting, and analyst communities.. Companies were scored in key areas, including customer satisfaction, depth of functionality, company direction, accuracy, cost, and ease of use.
"Recipients of the Speech Technology magazine's Speech Industry Awards are recognized for accomplishments that stand out from the crowd," says David Myron, editorial director of Speech Technology magazine. "They have distinguished themselves through their individual accomplishments, service to the industry and the implementation of truly innovative new applications using speech technology."
Voxeo's focus on removing the cost and complexity barriers to speech application adoption and improving the business case for speech applications is cited as the leading reason Voxeo was selected as the Speech Self-Service Suite category leader. Voxeo earned an industry-leading score of 4.5 out of 5.0 for cost and 4.4 out of 5.0 for ease of use. Additionally, the company led the industry with a 4.5 score in customer satisfaction.
"I am personally thrilled Voxeo has won the best Speech Self-Service Suite award. Voxeo's goal is to create products that people love at a price point that lets anyone experience the benefits of speech. It is a validation of our efforts to have Voxeo recognized as a leader in the industry," said Jonathan Taylor, CEO and President of Voxeo.
In keeping with its track record of continued innovation, Voxeo announced yesterday the early release availability of Prophecy 9, the easy-to-install, highly scalable and openly downloadable platform for speech, SIP VoIP and IVR solutions. Prophecy 9 includes ten major features that significantly reduce the cost and complexity of voice application delivery. Read the announcement here: http://www.voxeo.com/about/press_reader.jsp?date=081908_prophecy9.jsp
Voxeo makes voice applications easy to build and deploy. The company's common sense approach isn't rocket science. Offer a great platform. Make it exceptionally easy for people to try, buy and use. Provide amazing support. The approach has made Voxeo a leading choice among developers and the answer for companies who don't subscribe to the mentality that a powerful solution needs to be complicated and expensive. More than 30,000 developers and enterprise customers - including half of the Fortune 100 - use Voxeo's Prophecy Platform and Hosting to deliver innovative IVR, VoIP, outbound notification, unified communications and a new generation of SIP-powered solutions. Anyone can immediately download the Prophecy Platform or sign up to use Voxeo's hosted developer portal for free at http://www.voxeo.com/free.
Voxeo is an employee-owned company with headquarters in Orlando, FL and London, UK. The company's Prophecy Platform has been downloaded more than 20,000 times since its launch in 2006 and its standards-based IVR hosting platform is the largest in the world and the only one backed by a 100% uptime guarantee. For more information visit http://www.voxeo.com or call +1 (407) 418-1800 or +44 (0) 20 7887 6085 in the UK and Europe.