Sensory Helps Avaya Bring “Hello Vantage” Wake Word to Vantage Phone

Santa Clara, Calif., – February 1, 2018 – Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree always-listening voice control allows Avaya Vantage phone users to make calls, video conference and check voicemail by voice – completely hands-free

Sensory Inc., a leader in speech and vision technologies that enhance the user experience and security of consumer electronics, today announced that its TrulyHandsfree™ technology is now available on the Vantage VoIP enterprise phone system from Avaya – powering the “Hello Vantage” wake word feature. TrulyHandsfree™, Sensory’s top-selling software solution, will enable Avaya Vantage users to make calls, video conference and check voicemail without having to touch a single button on the device.

“Found in our favorite apps, mobile devices, cars, and even homes, voice control is literally making everything we use daily more user friendly,” said Todd Mozer, CEO at Sensory. “Working with Avaya allows us to help enterprises and organizations streamline how employees use their desk phones via seamless hands-free voice control.”

“The Avaya Vantage portfolio redefines the UC desktop experience for our customers,” said Yogen Patel, Vice President & General Manager, Solutions & Technology at Avaya. “In addition to the modularity of the design and the completely customizable display, hands-free voice control rounds out the overall user experience, enabling Vantage to continue to raise the bar for the entire industry — delivering a truly unique solution that will boost productivity by accelerating work flows.”

Introduced in 2009, TrulyHandsfree revolutionized voice user interfaces by offering the first commercially successful embedded small vocabulary speech recognition system to feature an always-listening wake word. Incorporating Sensory’s smartest and most efficient deep neural network technologies to date, TrulyHandsfree takes embedded voice interfaces to new heights, offering an on-device voice user interface experience that is more natural and intuitive than ever before, while a new shallow learning approach compresses the model sizes down to run in ultra-low power and with minimal memory and MIPS. Today, TrulyHandsfree can be found in leading mobile phones, apps, action cameras, IoT devices, and even toys!

TrulyHandsfree is the most widely deployed embedded speech recognition engine in the world, having enabled a hands-free voice user experience on more than 2 billion devices from leading brands worldwide. It runs on all major OS’s including Linux, Android, iOS and Windows as well as customized low power support for dozens of proprietary DSPs, microcontrollers, smart microphones and other low-power platforms.

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About Sensory Inc.
Sensory Inc. creates a safer and superior UX through vision and voice technologies. Sensory’s technologies are widely deployed in consumer electronics applications including mobile phones, automotive, wearables, toys, IoT and various home electronics. Sensory’s product line includes TrulyHandsfree voice control, TrulySecure biometric authentication, and TrulyNatural large vocabulary natural language embedded speech recognition. Sensory’s technologies have shipped in over a billion units of leading consumer products. Visit Sensory at

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