SOURCE: GotVoice

March 19, 2008 09:00 ET

GotVoice Introduces G2 -- Its Next-Generation Voicemail-to-Text Transcription Engine

GotVoice to Provide Phone Carriers, Web 2.0, IP Communications Providers and Voicemail Solution Providers Best-of-Breed Voicemail Transcription -- Faster, Higher Quality and Cheaper

KIRKLAND, WA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - GotVoice, Inc. (http://www.gotvoice.com), the messaging company, today announced the launch of its patented GotVoice G2 convergence communications platform. Featuring state-of-the-art technologies such as real-time voicemail-to-text transcription, GotVoice G2 strengthens GotVoice's position as a leading provider of voice convergence solutions for phone carriers, IP communications providers and voicemail solution providers.

GotVoice combines its patented unified communications functionality with its industry leading voicemail transcription engine to bring GotVoice G2 to market. This unique technology pairing allows seamless access to any existing Interactive Voice Response (IVR) and/or voicemail system, as well as voicemail-to-text conversion -- without infrastructure upgrades or capital outlays. With GotVoice G2, carriers now have an economical and effortless method for delivering their subscribers' voicemail as both text and digital audio files via email and SMS, creating additional revenue streams and increased data traffic. GotVoice G2 is available today and carriers and IP communications providers may incorporate it into their existing voicemail system via OEM, APIs, White Label and Hosted Solutions.

Capable of supporting millions of users, GotVoice's new carrier-grade, high quality transcription engine is built for scalability and interoperates with all major voice & VoIP carriers. Trained against millions of individual speakers from major carriers throughout the United States including: AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T Residential, Qwest Residential, SBC Residential, Verizon Residential, Bell South, Comcast Digital, Vonage, Cox Digital and Time Warner Cable Digital the GotVoice G2 platform is designed specifically for voicemail and boasts unparalleled accuracy and speed.

"Carriers and IP Communications Providers want secure, seamless solutions for integrating with their disparate voice messaging systems," said Curt Blake, CEO of GotVoice. "Our GotVoice G2 platform enables carriers and solution providers to modernize and differentiate their offerings quickly, at a price they can afford and without risk."

To provide its unmatched voicemail-to-text accuracy and speed, the new GotVoice G2 platform utilizes advanced free-form speech recognition technology. This enables carriers and service providers to offer end-users voicemail-to-text faster, with better quality and at a lower price point than is currently available anywhere else in the market.

About GotVoice, Inc.

A pioneer in voice messaging services, GotVoice (www.gotvoice.com) enables the convergence of everyday voice into the digital world. Its patented communications platform empowers consumers and businesses to receive, consume and unify voice communications utilizing email clients, through their mobile phone interface or via the GotVoice Website. With popular features such as Voicemail-to-Text, Visual Voicemail, the ability to share voice messages as digital audio files and the unification of wireless, landline, PBX and VoIP voicemail, GotVoice makes seamless communication possible, anywhere. Founded in 2003 by industry veterans with backgrounds from RealNetworks, Microsoft, Starwave, AT&T and Corbis, GotVoice works with all major mobile, business and residential carriers.

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