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VPI Selects Autonomy, an HP Company, to Deliver Advanced Speech and Multichannel Analytics

Thursday, September 06, 2012

VPI Selects Autonomy, an HP Company, to Deliver Advanced Speech and Multichannel Analytics04:00 EDT Thursday, September 06, 2012PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Autonomy, an HP Company, today announced that VPI, a global provider of workforce optimization solutions, will embed Autonomy's Intelligent Data Operating Layer (IDOL) in its speech and multichannel analytics solutions.The VPI Empower and VPI Empower 911 workforce optimization solutions will leverage IDOL's unique ability to recognize and act on concepts and patterns in all forms of data.  By automatically understanding the meaning within massive volumes of human information ? including phone conversations, chats, emails, documents, social media, video, images, and websites ? VPI customers can act much more quickly, decisively, and effectively.Combining Autonomy IDOL with VPI's context-directed interaction analytics gives enterprises and public safety organizations a more accurate and comprehensive understanding of all their communications activity.  All calls to a help desk or emergency center can be automatically classified using VPI's desktop analytics, which tags valuable data and events from CRM, ERP, CAD, helpdesk and other applications to recorded communications, to provide precise context of the conversations. This allows organizations to provide better and faster customer service and patient care.  Managers can also apply speech analytics to any category of interest?such as repeat calls, high value sales, account cancellations or security breaches?increasing speed and accuracy of their search and analysis without having to listen to all calls."VPI is committed to providing solutions that enable organizations to leverage the powerful benefits of speech and multichannel analytics," said Mike Mercadante, chief technology officer, VPI. "Together, VPI and HP technology offers clients an easy way to uncover valuable insights from their vast amounts of unstructured audio and operational data to rapidly resolve the problem areas that have the most significant impact on quality, performance and compliance." "Organizations today struggle with how to comprehend massive volumes of unstructured data, and nowhere is this more critical than in the call center and the emergency center," said Michael Chang, senior vice president, OEM and Strategic Accounts, Autonomy, an HP Company.  "Teaming up with VPI demonstrates yet another powerful way in which IDOL can be applied to help organizations succeed in the human information era."About VPIFounded in 1994, VPI is a global provider of customer experience and workforce optimization software and services for enterprises, government agencies, trading floors and first responders. VPI's VPI EMPOWER Web-based software suite integrates call audio and screen recording, quality assurance, multi-channel analytics, performance management, E-learning and conversational virtual call agents. For more information, visit http://www.VPI-corp.com.  About AutonomyAutonomy, an HP Company, is a global leader in software that processes human information, or unstructured data, including social media, email, video, audio, text and web pages, etc. Autonomy's powerful management and analytic tools for structured information together with its ability to extract meaning in real time from all forms of information, regardless of format, is a unique tool for companies seeking to get the most out of their data. Autonomy's product portfolio helps power companies through enterprise search analytics, business process management and OEM operations. Autonomy also offers information governance solutions in areas such as eDiscovery, content management and compliance, as well as marketing solutions that help companies grow revenue, such as web content management, online marketing optimization and rich media management. Please visit www.autonomy.com to find out more.About HPHP creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. The world's largest technology company, HP brings together a portfolio that spans printing, personal computing, software, services and IT infrastructure to solve customer problems. More information about HP (NYSE: HPQ) is available at http://www.hp.com.This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. If such risks or uncertainties materialize or such assumptions prove incorrect, the results of HP and its consolidated subsidiaries could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and assumptions. All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to statements of the plans, strategies and objectives of management for future operations; any statements concerning expected development, performance, market share or competitive performance relating to products and services; any statements regarding anticipated operational and financial results; any statements of expectation or belief; and any statements of assumptions underlying any of the foregoing. Risks, uncertainties and assumptions include macroeconomic and geopolitical trends and events; the competitive pressures faced by HP's businesses; the development and transition of new products and services (and the enhancement of existing products and services) to meet customer needs and respond to emerging technological trends; the execution and performance of contracts by HP and its customers, suppliers and partners; the protection of HP's intellectual property assets, including intellectual property licensed from third parties; integration and other risks associated with business combination and investment transactions; the hiring and retention of key employees; assumptions related to pension and other post-retirement costs and retirement programs; the execution, timing and results of restructuring plans, including estimates and assumptions related to the cost and the anticipated benefits of implementing those plans; expectations and assumptions relating to the execution and timing of cost reduction programs and restructuring and integration plans; the resolution of pending investigations, claims and disputes; and other risks that are described in HP's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended April 30, 2012 and HP's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including HP's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2011.  HP assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements.© 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.Editorial contactsRandy CairnsAutonomy, an HP Company+ 1 650 687 8042cairns@hp.comPaul Lesinski Edelman, for Autonomy+ 1 503 293 8949paul.lesinski@edelman.comwww.hp.com/go/newsroomSOURCE Autonomy, an HP Company