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Voice Biometric Software Goes to College: How West Virginia University Biometric Program uses SpeechPro Software to Analyze Speech Signal Processing
November 12, 2014

SpeechPro, a global leader in Voice Biometrics, recently provided West Virginia University biometrics program more than $25,000 of software and training services to enhance its program, which will be included in the curriculum focused on speech signal representation. In addition, SpeechPro staffing will be assisting with both instruction and use of the software in and out of the classroom and lab. SpeechPro will be providing SoundCleanerII, SISII and Easy Voice Biometrics audio forensic tools to the WVU research lab, which is hub for biometric research.

Opus News & SpeechPro Present the Webcast: Seven Ways to ‘Kill’ PINs and Passwords
October 23, 2014

Just in time for Halloween, Dan Miller, lead analyst at Opus Research, will join Alexey Khitrov, president of SpeechPro Inc., to describe how voice and face recognition mean doom for the most common, and vulnerable, forms of mobile and online security.

Join Dan and Alexey in live, interactive webinar as they count the ways you can use new technologies to make mobile e-commerce safe, simple and secure.

SpeechPro Announces Launch of VoiceKey.WebAccess—And Goodbye to Passwords
September 19, 2014

SpeechPro, a leading global provider of voice biometric software, will officially launch VoiceKey.WebAccess September 18, 2014, at the Global Identity Summit in Tampa, Florida, where the company will also be exhibiting some of its other recent developments. VoiceKey.WebAccess enables the user to access a web application simply by speaking a short passphrase and by capturing a picture of the user's face—all without having to type in a password.

SpeechPro to Receive Star Performer Award by Speech Technology Magazine
August 10, 2014

Speech technology Magazine announced that SpeechPro will receive a Star Performer Award. The 8th annual Speech Industry Awards recognize the biggest speech technology innovators (Star Performers). SpeechPro will be on hand to accept the award during the SpeechTek conference August 18th-20th in New York City.

SpeechPro Participates in NIST Speaker Recognition i-Vector Machine Learning Challenge
July 17, 2014

SpeechPro, a leading global biometric software provider, recently participated in the 2014 Speaker Recognition i-vector Machine Learning Challenge, held by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The largest independent tester of biometric technology in the world, NIST released the results of the challenge in April, which tested the performance of algorithms typically utilized for voice biometrics.

 ImageWare to provide drivers licenses in Mexico utilizing SpeechPro
July 17, 2014

ImageWare Systems announced it signed a deal valued at more than $1 million with Funciones Ocupacionales Insha, to provide software that will facilitate a multi-modal biometric driver license system for the state of Baja California, Mexico.
The project, which will begin in the third quarter of 2014, will help create more than one million licenses for Baja California over the next three years.
For this contract, ImageWare will receive one time license fees for the software itself, along with ongoing payments for providing continuous professional services and maintenance.

Anton Taenkov, PMP, CSM join SpeechPro as Senior Project Manager
June 27, 2014

Anton Taenkov, PMP, CSM has recently joined SpeechPro as a Senior Project Manager, where he will be deploying new SpeechPro customers in the US marketplace. Anton brings 15 years of enterprise software development, deployment and user experience to SpeechPro. Anton is CSM certified in agile practices (SCRUM, XP) for complex deployments. Most recently, Anton was a Project Manager at EPAM Systems where he responsible for the deployment of Web, SharePoint and SAP projects at a Fortune 50 Beverage Company.

Happy Birthday, STC!
June 19, 2014

Today Speech Technology Center celebrates its 24th birthday. Over these years a small group of like-minded scientists has turned into a world famous company with great research capability. Nowadays many of STC’s products and technologies are unique both in Russia and abroad. Large-scale projects conducted by the company in Russia, Europe, North and Latin Americas allow the company based in St. Petersburg to name itself a leader in speech technologies and voice biometrics.

Register for Speechtek Magazine Authentication Tools WebEx on June 10th featuring SpeechPro USA President Alexey Khitrov
June 6, 2014

TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST / 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Customer strategists know how important it is to protect their customers' personal data. That's why they invest in authentication methods. In the past, many of these efforts added more time, cost, and customer frustration to each interaction. Today's voice biometric solutions can facilitate the authentication process and save companies time and money, as well as improve customer satisfaction.

SpeechPro to Provide Voice Biometric Capabilities to Imageware System’s Authentication Engine
May 15, 2014

SpeechPro, a leading global biometric software provider, has engaged with Imageware Systems (IWS), producer of identity management and security solutions, to provide voice biometric capability for IWS’s CloudID, GoMobile Interactive and pillphone® products.

SpeechPro’s biometric engine has been imbedded in IWS products beginning in May of 2014.