Boston, Massachusetts. (September 15, 2011) ‐ Frances M. Lynch, CEO of THC Technologies Corporation (THC),a private corporation engaged in the global biometrics solutions market, today announced an expansionof its VoiceVantage™ product offerings to include VoiceCheck Mobil™ SDKand ScreenSaver Secure™
The VoiceCheck Mobil™ SDK
CEO Frances M. Lynch said, “Merchants worldwide now recognize the advantages universal adoption of cell phone communications bringto processing consumer transactions. OurVoiceCheck Mobil ™ SDK is the ideal voice verification solution for organizations that provide mobile banking applications to the banking, financial services and retail sectors.
“Our VoiceCheck Mobil™ SDK is language independent as are all our applications and is the fastest and most simple solution for platforms operating in multiple languagesand using a wide range of embedded applications such as Microsoft Windows CE,current Windows Mobile platforms andproprietary embedded platforms such as for cell phones, the iPhone, Droid, etc.”
Tom Wilkerson, VP of Marketing said, “For the end user, The VoiceCheck Mobil ™ SDK enrollment process is simple; voice verified banking, financial and retail services customersregister both online as well as over the phone by providin customer can beginvoice secured, transaction verified, mobile shopping. Our voice verification biometric is recognized as the most rapid, most secure in the industry and gives both the service provider and the end user the confidence of a rapid, secure, convenient transaction.”
The VoiceVantage™ ScreenSaver Secure™
CEO Frances M. Lynch said, “The VoiceVantageScreenSaver Secure™ application protects laptops and PC based home or small office enterprises. Information stored on these systems is protected for and by up to twelve unique individual’s users voice prints. OurScreenSaver Secure™ application secures access to sensitive data such as banking, social networks, payment services, client records, financial service providers, employee records and membership lists,all within an innovative, voice verified authentication experience.”
TheScreenSaver Secure™is a self‐installing tool that comes with embedded enrollment documentation and is designed to function as a download from providers’ websites.
The screen saver image can be easily modified by individual users as well as by businesses to create a customized marketing tool. Further, client companies can opt to provide ScreenSaver Secure™ to their suppliers and customersas a promotional sales tool allowing the recipients in turn to customize the screensaver.
THC believes voice verification technology has moved from an attractive role to an essential business strategy for banks and merchants worldwide. We will continue to provide the market with leading‐edge voice verification technology and voice verification applications and solutions to support and secure the shopping experience.
Our other THC VoiceVantage™ Products include:
TalkDirect™ is a self‐contained, stand alone Interactive Voice Response (IVR) solution designed fortelephony‐based voice authentication.
SpeakNSet™ is a self‐contained, stand alone secure identity confirmation solution that provideautomated password reset capability for password‐protected systems.
VoiceCheck™ Software Development Kit (SDK)
The VoiceCheck™ SDK allows C++ developers to integrate VoiceVantage’s™ voice verification engine intoan enterprise’s identity confirmation solution on Windows, Linux, Solaris and AIX platforms.
VoiceCheck .NET™ SDK
VoiceCheck™ .NET SDKis designed for and marketed to THC OEM andVAR clients. It addresses an important security issue for the SaaS (Software as Service) provider, securityof access. THC’s voice verification software allows SaaS client companies to implement cloud computingwith a vendor‐provided voice verification security application that complements and strengthens othernon‐biometric existing security policies of their SaaS provider.
The VoiceCheck™ Web enables secure identity confirmation of users in remote environments seeking access privileges via the Web/Internet.
All of the VoiceVantage™ products provide the following features and benefits:
Multi‐Layered Security: VoiceCheck™ technology provides two‐factor authentication – something theyare and something they know.
Convenient: Voice has consistently been ranked as the least intrusive and least intimidating biometrictechnology.
Cost‐Effective: VoiceCheck™ technology integrates with most existing infrastructures and uses existingcommunication devices.
Language Independent: VoiceCheck™ captures the voice characteristics necessary for future voiceprintcomparison, regardless of the language, gender, or accent of the user.
Multiple Platforms: By using one centralized database of voiceprints for all platforms, enterprises canleverage their investment across many communication channels, such as web and telephony.
Real‐Time Enrollment: The entire enrollment procedure takes less than one minute to complete. Userscan then securely gain immediate access to an enterprise’s business applications.
Low Storage Requirements: The typical user enrollment process consists of multiple renditions of avoiceprint; and the resulting storage requirement is no more than approx. 20‐30 Kbytes per user.
Flexible Security Models: VoiceCheck™ technology offers adjustable security threshold settings that canbe controlled and modified by an enterprise to align with the enterprise’s own security standards.
Highly Scalable Server Platform: The VoiceVantage™ software is highly scalable via conventionalindustry standard relational databases. VoiceCheck™ is compatible with ODBC compliant databases.
About THC Technologies Corporation
THC is a privately held company with significant experience in business development, IT implementationand support of technology companies. THC's VoiceVantage™ technology is recognized as a leader invoice authentication software and products that capture and analyze human voiceprints foridentification purposes, security, fraud prevention and numerous other applications.
In comparison to other biometrics industry offerings, THC's VoiceVantage™ products are noninvasive,language independent, and are designed to operate with conventional telephone equipment andcomputer microphones, thus eliminating the need for specialized devices and additional hardware.
Further information on THC and VoiceVantage™ biometrics voice verification technology can be found atwww.voicevantage.com.
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