As technology modernizes, almost every human to system touch point has become more natural and intuitive. Conversion of speech to text has been around for a while, however it has recently been made more accessible by the large cloud platforms such as Microsoft Azure, AWS, Google, etc.
Speech recognition has become seamless: faster, more accurate transcription, more affordable and easier to incorporate into existing systems. The cloud platforms each provide slightly different features to their end customers, and some platforms offer industry or business-specific features such as medical transcription and noise cancellation, but they all cover general speech-to-text conversion. In this article, we will discuss Microsoft Azure's service in detail, as we have recently utilised it on a live client project.
About the Author
Prakash Annamalai is a Senior Solution Architect and Technical Project Manager at Intergy Consulting, who has more than a decade of experience in designing and delivering complex business systems.
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