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Chant Developer Workbench  by Chant

Chant Developer Workbench is comprised of and interactive environment toolset and component libraries for developing software that speaks and listens. It provides a comprehensive development and testing environment for working with speech technology that includes:

  • Multi-document, interactive, customisable environment;
  • Powerful editor with color-coded formatting, intelliprompt, optional outlining, optional line numbers, undo-redo, word wrap, and find/replace;
  • Command line testing; and
  • Event tracing.

Follow this link to view a Developer Workbench whitepaper.

Within the Chant Developer Workbench interactive environment, users can:

  • Manage grammars with GrammarKit:
    • Create and edit grammars in native grammar syntax
    • Generate word pronunciation phonemes
    • Compile and debug grammars
    • Test grammars with live and recorded audio, and text simulation (requires SpeechKit)
  • Manage lexicons with LexiconKit:
    • Create and edit lexicon using XML
    • Generate word pronunciation phonemes
    • Edit word pronunciation phonemes
    • Import and export lexicon word pronunciations
    • Add and remove dictation shortcuts
  • Manage speaker profiles with ProfileKit:
    • Create and delete speaker profiles
    • Enumerate speaker profiles for selection and command line testing
    • Invoke speaker training
    • Import and export speaker profiles
  • Manage speech engines with SpeechKit:
    • Enumerate audio devices and speech engines for selection and command line testing of audio-, recogniser-, and synthesiser-specific features
    • Trace audio, recognition, and synthesis events
    • Support grammar activation and testing (requires GrammarKit)
    • Support TTS markup playback (requires VoiceMarkupKit)
  • Manage TTS markup with VoiceMarkupKit:
    • Create and edit documents with TTS markup
    • Generate TTS markup
    • Generate word pronunciation phonemes
    • Edit word pronunciation phonemes (requires LexiconKit)
    • Playback text with TTS markup (requires SpeechKit)

Chant Developer Workbench includes 32-bit, 64-bit, and mobile interactive environments and GrammarKit, LexiconKit, ProfileKit, SpeechKit, and VoiceMarkupKit component libraries.

For further details or pricing information, please call 08456 580580 or email sales@qbssoftware.com