Gartner Research

The Three Key Components of Industrial Speech Recognition Solutions

Published: 17 September 2010

ID: G00205968

Analyst(s): Tim Zimmerman


Industrial speech recognition is more than just plugging in a headset to talk to mobile devices. This research discusses key components that will enable enterprises with noisy environments and/or multilingual workers to achieve an ROI in less than a year.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • The Technology of Speech Recognition
    • Size of the Vocabulary
    • All Words Are Not Created Equal
    • Speaker-Dependent and Speaker-Independent
    • Multilingual Workers
  • Device Requirements Are Becoming More Mainstream
  • Application Approaches Can Provide Flexibility and Complexity
    • Documenting Usage Scenarios
    • Dealing With Exception Handling
    • How to Communicate With the WMS or ERP

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