Idiap is pleased to announce the release of Juicer and Tracter version 1.0.

Juicer is a Weighted Finite State Transducer (WFST) based decoder for Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR). It has been developed as a collaboration between Idiap and the universities of Sheffield and Edinburgh under the AMI and AMIDA projects. Tracter is a data flow framework. It was written initially for doing speech signal processing in the context of Juicer. Written and maintained at Idiap, tracter contains contributions from other AMIDA partners at the universities of Sheffield and Brno.