speaker recognition

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speaker recognition

The ability to recognize a person by his or her spoken voice. This is used for security purposes, not voice recognition. Like voice recognition, however, the user is required to train the system by speaking certain phrases. Contrast with voice recognition. See biometrics.
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NICE Real-Time Authentication (RTA), together with its process automation solution, will allow the financial institution to conduct secure and seamless voice authentication, improving customer service.
The bank said that it would use voice authentication at its call centres.
But voices can be recorded, simulated or even imitated, making voice authentication vulnerable to attack.
Whereas using biometric voice authentication made the verification process more seamless, without the frustrations of other authentication methods on average savings 30 to 45 seconds per call.
They include military-grade voice authentication solutions, a natural language development platform for Facebook, customized voices for assistive technologies, and embedded speech trigger technology for consumer electronics.
The new extension of voice authentication services follows 2015's roll out of voice biometrics for taxpayers when calling the ATO contact centre.
For banks, the main attraction of voice authentication is that this does not require deployment of infrastructure - unlike in the case of fingerprint or iris recognition - as mobile phones are widely available.
According to the company, iPhone voice authentication, which interfaces with VocalPassword web service interface, implements an accurate and easy to use process that utilises a touch-and-record user interface.
a leading provider of voice authentication services, and USAN, a leading provider of Call Center Cloud solutions, have announced a partnership to offer TradeHarbor's Voice Signature Service(SM) to any customer using USAN's IVR services.
This includes the Convergys Intelligent Self-Service Solution, the platform-independent Convergys On-Demand Voice Authentication solution, Convergys' flexible Hosted Self-Service Solutions and the Convergys Intelligent Contact Routing Solution.
VoiceCash brings another 'first' with its 'disruptive' technology: the voice authentication biometrics, applied to mobile money transfer and payroll.
Here VoiceCash will highlight its position as technology leader with regard to voice authentication solutions introducing its award-winning, proven and certified biometric voice authentication, a highly sophisticated voiceprint analysis that is independent of speech and language.