BIT WORKSTM has been supplying the Audio Works StationTM to the telephone industry as the "professional solution to voice recording". The product is shipped, ready to go, with hardware and software. Currently, this product is used in more than 42 countries.
Features - quick List
record to 16 bit files
microphone or line input
voice activated editing
scripts popped to the screen
supports multiple coding formats
built-in full screen editor
automatic volume control
24 bit signal processing
faster than any Pentium
simple software installation
24 bit, 66 MHz DSP processing Show the hardware
supports indexed files
The Audio Works StationTM is recognized as the standard against which other audiotex production tools are measured. It was designed specifically for the production of telephone audio and has unique features required for reliable audiotex preparation.
Operation of the Audio Works StationTM is straightforward and requires only a moderate PC on which to operate. Yet, due to the high speed DSP based Audio Works BoardTM (included) audio may be produced and controlled faster than with "software only" audio products. For telephone companies, and studios, in North America and abroad, the Audio Works StationTM is the professional solution they reach for.
Software Features Record audio to 16 bit linear files which provide archive masters. This allows clean audio to be published in multiple formats.
Simple menuing software operates in the lower 640K of PC memory. Mono or color display. No Interrupts, No Drivers, No DMA channels and No IRQ's are required.
File formats supported include:
16 bit linear
Dialogic ADPCM (24, 32Kbps)
Dialogic Ulaw Alaw (48, 64Kbps)
8 bit linear
G.711 64Kbps Ulaw & Alaw
CCITT G.721 32Kbps ADPCM
CCITT G.726 ADPCM
*.WAV file Import / Export
Import non-Dialogic telco files
Pure and VBase 40 indexed files may be published from the same recordings. Auto level control may be applied to indexed files.
Audio may be processed, a directory at a time, through the use of simple DOS batch commands. This methods leaves a permanent record of how your audio was produced.
AUDIO WORKS EDITORTM
allows comprehensive full screen editing
full keyboard and mouse support
cut / paste / file insert operations
highlight and mark audio during playback
mix files from within editor
preview cuts to save time
variable speed playback
Macros and DOS shell for reduce keystrokes
Scrub wheel preview
retrieve file names from lists
recovery from last cut / paste
.. and much more
Mixing utilities included for mixing voice and music together. The
Command Works Mixer TM is the fastest tool for producing "Message On Hold" material by either recording engineers or "talent" directly.
Prepare "Music Preview Material" with greater consistency and a cleaner sound.
Batch mixing utilities can blend background music behind "pay per call" and greetings automatically. Multiple mixes may be executed with a single command.
Context sensitive help function maps the software directly to the manual on the screen.
Unique "Mode Controls" allows the operations of the menuing software to be confined for "re-seller applications".
Batch Recording allows multiple prompts scripts to be read from the screen and edited with no keystrokes required.
Command line utilities for recording and playback provide a convenient way to extend functionality to data base applications.
66MHz (24 bit) Motorola DSP5600x based Audio Works BoardTM
Input audio via direct Microphone or line input
600 Ohm line out & headphone output
1/2 slot ISA card (8 I/O locations only)
Operates in DOS or DOS under Windows
Signal Processing Features
66MHz (24 bit) Motorola DSP5600x based processor
24 bit 6 band graphic equalization
automatic (true RMS) level control
intelligent dynamic range compression
3 types of DTMF reduction filters
digital filters "brighten" low bit rate audio
intelligent noise gating
high speed G.721 encode/decode
24 bit digital filters clean up base distortion
digitally eliminate signal bias
operates in parallel with PC
fast & clean sample rate conversions
DOS 3.3 or later
640K DOS memory
286 16MHz or faster PC
20ms or faster hard drive
Color or mono VGA display
Conclusion Whether you are recording a few prompts in the highest fidelity possibly, or 100,000's of names for a data base, the Audio Works StationTM is the intelligent choice.
Other Telephony Products
Audio Works BufferTM (12 channel AEB monitor)
Command Works MixerTM Applications
BIT WORKSTM Inc.
74 Chumleigh Cres.
Canada L3T 4G8
905 881 2733 Tel
905 771 6012 Fax
File Download Area
App Note 2 Automatic Mixing for a "Music Preview Service"
App Note 6 Automatic Mixing for "On Hold Tape Production"
App Note 8 Automatic Mixing for "Pay Per Call Systems"
App Note 10 "On-Hold" Production so simple - the talent can mix