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Spix.SKILLS: voice services

The best Industrial Voice Assistant on the market


Spix is an Intelligent Vocal Assistant 100% dedicated to industry technicians.

Talk to him, he'll understand you.
Ask him to help you, he will help you.

  • Spix is always available.
  • Spix is part of my safety.
  • Spix knows my job well.
  • Spix knows how to solve my problems.
  • Spix understands my voice and what I ask.
  • Spix is a great teacher.

Spix.SKILLS: Industry-dedicated Voice Support Services

Characterization of a SKILLS

A Spix.SKILL is an interactive voice program that allows you to establish a dialogue between a user and your business applications on a technical area.

For example: the SKILL “Calculator” is able to understand questions like how much 2.2 -3.98 or give me 13% of 2359, on the technical field of calculation.

A SKILL is therefore a unitary function of Vocal Assistance proposed by Spix.

For example, validating a task is a SKILL, piloting a stopwatch is a SKILL.

Components of a Spix SKILLS

In order to integrate it with your business applications, a Spix SKILL is characterized by:

  • A format for exchanging data with your applications,
  • A capacity for recognition and speech synthesis,
  • A business area characterized by: a lexicon, a business knowledge base and a set of dialogue activities,
  • Possible dependencies on other SKILLS,
  • An integration API with your business software,
  • Optional and on specification, a specific IHM complementary to your software.

Hierarchy of the Spix.SKILLS

Spix’s Vocal Assistance Services (Unit SKILLS) are categorized according to their activity category.

  • Work instructions: Vocal assistance services related to your operators’ work instructions. These SKILLS are integrated into your applications to allow your operators to take measurements by voice, to ask for an explanation on a directive, …
  • Voice Services: services dedicated to controlling the vital functions of your Vocal Assistant. Your operators can control the volume, the flow, …
  • Utility Services: voice services designed to make life easier for your operators. Utility SKILLS offers simple computing functions, such as unit conversion.
  • Information Search: Vocal Support services dedicated to the search for information and the manipulation of reference media.
  • Communication: internal communication functions at the company’s workshops. Voice services to help your operators communicate with each other, to contact an expert if they need help.

SKILLS: work instructions - associated with procedures

SKILLS: utilities - simplifying life at work

SKILLS: search for information

SKILLS: communication service - internal

SKILLS: voice control - voice management

Spix SKILLS integrated with IBM Maximo

A demonstration of SKILLS integration into IBM Maximo’sGMAO tool.

The principle: the operator cannot see his screen, he performs all his operations by being guided by Spix Vocal Assistance services (SKILLS) and verifies his report at the very end of the intervention.

Spix.SKILLS for your quality control operators

A quality control operator from Vallourec,performs all of its manual interventions with the help of SKILLS integrated into the DLS application(Digital Log Sheet) developed in-house.

The operator keeps his hands free to perform his tasks, he vocally states the results of his measurements, and Spix transmits them to the DLSbusiness application.

Spix.SKILLS in English

A demonstration of Spix.SKILLS in English for media manipulation (photo helping to achieve a stain), and measurement reading by voice.

The demonstration is made in the context of an industrial fair in Hanover, Germany. The fairs are noisy and therefore representative of the industrial environments concerned.

SKILLS for tunneller drivers

Operational use of Spix.SKILLS for tunnelling driver Shift Reportgeneration.

Spix SKILLS are integrated into Bouygues Construction’s existing business application and allow the tunneller driver to generate his daily report by voice without leaving his control post.