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Indian TTS offers text to speech solution in an Indian accent.
Many of us had learnt that necessity is the mother of invention at school. Just that the two duo, Yup I am talking about the duo behind the Indian TTS Maulik and Mausam. Unlike majority of us, put their need into a perspective and invented a solution that has made them entrepreneurs today.
Four years ago, when the Maulik and Mausam couldn’t find a Text To Speech (TTS) system in Indian accent for one of their projects, they decided to build one for Indian ecosystem. The understanding of Neuro-linguistic programming in Indian accent was a challenge.
Maulik and Mausam set up a team and with the full dedication they worked for 3 years for the development of TTS mechanism. Though the startup is still in the Research and Development stage, it claims to be the first Indian company to make Text To Speech a commercial entity in localization space.
Indian TTS is available in Three variants English, Hindi and mixed that is Hindi and English, They launched its first version of the product in May 2016. Within three months they got 30,000 request from potential clients which started flooding the firm daily. It witnesses 5,000 online interactions and their voice solutions offer at IVRs, Robots and in accessibility sector. Indian TTS has also received funding under the Gujarat Startup Support Fund Scheme, Government of Gujarat.
Mausam One of the Co-founder says that what they are building is a unique Technology for India. They were among the top 10 innovations for the digital India challenge, and second in the world after Nuance, to experiment with Hindi as a Text To Speech (TTS) solution.
As of the records of 2016 The company is piloting with 22 corporate B2B clients and other 30+ Startups likewise for their technology solutions. TTS is incubated at Centre for innovation incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE). Maulik says Indian TTS with a dedicated team of 39 members has been making a steady progress with average monthly revenue of rupees 5 lakh.
You can Try some of their voices on their website. Here is the link http://indiantts.com/Test-Voice.html