Investigation of Voice Servers Application for Lithuanian Language
Application of voice servers for Lithuanian language is analyzed. Voice servers (Microsoft Speech Server or IBM WebSphere Voice Server) integrate together telephony, speech and internet. IBM WebSphere voice server is analyzed more detailed. Both voice servers are compared according various parameters. Use of English transcriptions of Lithuanian words so far is the only solution of voice servers application for Lithuanian language. The results of investigation of Lithuanian words recognition by Microsoft speech recognition engine are presented. Very good accuracy of some Lithuanian words recognition by Microsoft SR engine could be achieved if English transcriptions of these words are properly chosen. Examples of prepared speech-based telephony applications could be heard at Speech Research Laboratory. Ill. 3, bibl. 3 (in English; summaries in English, Russian and Lithuanian).
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