Otter.ai expands automated transcription assistant to Microsoft Groups, Google Meet and Cisco Webex
AI-powered voice transcription service Otter.ai is increasing its Otter Assistant function for Microsoft Groups, Google Meet and Cisco Webex. Otter.ai first launched this function for Zoom customers earlier this yr (in Might). With this new integration, Otter Assistant can now be a part of and transcribe conferences on extra platforms, even when the Otter person is just not attending the assembly.
The Otter Assistant robotically joins calendared conferences and data, takes notes and shares transcriptions with assembly contributors. If a person decides to skip a gathering altogether, they atone for the dialogue by the recorded notes afterwards. The software may also assist in cases the place you’ve gotten overlapping conferences or bigger conferences the place solely a portion of them are related to you.
To make use of the brand new software, customers must synchronize their calendars with the service. The assistant will then robotically be a part of all future conferences, the place it seems within the assembly as a separate participant, for transparency’s sake.
“With extra firms adapting to a hybrid work mannequin the place professionals work and take conferences in-office, at house, and on cellular, many need to Otter as a software to enhance group communication and collaboration,” stated Otter.ai co-founder and CEO Sam Liang in an announcement. “We’re excited to make utilizing Otter even simpler and extra accessible regardless of the place or how individuals conduct and take part in conferences.”
The brand new integration can be useful for individuals who attend conferences throughout a number of platforms, because the software can maintain your whole assembly notes in a single place. The Otter Assistant is accessible to Otter.ai Enterprise customers. The enterprise tier begins at $20 monthly and contains options like two-factor authentication, superior search, audio imports, customized vocabulary, shared speaker identification and extra.