Microsoft Speech Server 2004
Speech Application fundamentals
What’s in the Microsoft SA SDK?
Playing prompts to the user, no visual
Collecting info from user (either via speech
In doing so, dialog flow has to be designed
for preferred human interaction
What’s in the MS SASDK?
Full suite for speech app development
IE SALT interpreter add-in component
Designer compatible ASP.NET Server-side controls
VS.NET integrated tools & wizards
Wicked grammar editor
Speech order layout outline
Speech debugging console
Speech Server Basics
Regardless of the run-time mode of the
1. Drag Speech Controls and Application Speech
Controls onto .aspx pages,
2. Bind components to the controls that enable
3. Modify the properties of the controls to create
Simple telephony based market research
application (soda industry)
What is your favorite soda?
State your soda, then phone number.
Confirm your entry
Not necessary to have MSS locally
Talk or type
See all debug information
TTS output not that of MSS
Basics of creating SASDK application is
1. Dragging Speech Controls onto .aspx pages,
2. Bind components to the controls to enable speech
Modify the properties of the controls to create
Microsoft Speech SDK has everything
you need to make great speech
Read the SASDK Help File!