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Forgiving Software: Hardware Interaction

Posted September 27, 2011 by Steve Gerrard

On the voice picking blog, we’ve been discussing the concept of forgiving software - i.e., software that “forgives” necessary changes by not carrying a heavy tax associated with modifications. So far, we’ve covered forgiveness in business processes...

Forgiving Software: WMS Interface

Posted September 20, 2011 by Steve Gerrard

Recently on the blog, we've been discussing forgiving software, or software that allows for change without expensive consequences. This is a key issue because warehouses need to deal with change in every aspect of business. Software that resists...

Forgiving Software: Workflow Processes

Posted September 13, 2011 by Steve Gerrard

In the previous post, we introduced the concept of forgiving software for voice picking, and discussed how it helps warehouses minimize the cost of change. We will now examine a dimension of voice picking where this is important: business...

Voice Picking Software Must Be Forgiving

Posted September 6, 2011 by Steve Gerrard

Nothing is constant in a warehouse except change. The best warehouse managers are always looking to improve - they not only adapt to change, they embrace it. The warehouse is dependent on technology, so change-responsive software is a...

Voice Picking: It’s in the Software

Posted September 28, 2010 by Steve Gerrard

Last month, Voxware announced the release of version 4.0 of its Voxware 3 voice software product, featuring new enterprise-level capabilities to facilitate large-scale voice picking deployment. While the new features are noteworthy, the fact that...

A Warehouse is Not a Call Center

Posted June 3, 2010 by David Vetter

There is no better way to assure failure than to try to apply the wrong technology to a problem. Attempting to use call center speech recognition technology in a warehouse is a good case in point. On the surface, this might seem to make sense....

Welcome to the Voice Picking Blog

Posted May 13, 2010

Voxware recently introduced a new tagline, The Voice is Yours, which reflects a profound shift we see taking place in voice picking systems for the warehouse. Voice directed picking is evolving from custom, proprietary technology to open solutions...