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SpeechGuard® technology is currently used by over 400 agencies. How many more agencies will there be before yours reaps the benefits?


All of our efforts in Iraq, military and civilian, are handicapped by Americans' lack of knowledge of language and cultural understanding," the bipartisan panel said in its report. "In a conflict that demands effective and efficient communication with Iraqis, we are often at a disadvantage."
Source: Iraq Study Group

In some situations timing and knowledge are critical. Human lives might be at stake. You can't afford any delays or gaps in communication. But if you are dealing with people who don't understand English, the Language Barrier could be a fatal roadblock.

Introducing ECTACO SpeechGuard - The world's first handheld speech-to-speech multilingual translator.

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Thousands of most common phrases carefully chosen by professionals can be clearly and loudly reproduced in any of 50+ languages.
Clear and simple layout, a big screen and powerful sound give you full control of the situation.

ECTACO SpeechGuard is available in numerous modifications for Law Enforcement, Medical, Fire & Rescue, Military and Transportation Security personnel.

ECTACO SpeechGuard will save you time, cut translation costs, prevent costly mistakes, and allow your communication with clients and the general public to be much more effective and rewarding.

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Ectaco SpeechGuard Tops the 400 Agency Mark
For almost 20 years as developers and manufacturers of linguistic products, Ectaco has benefited millions of people worldwide to overcome language barriers. Due to enhanced interest and efforts of law enforcement agencies around the country, many have turned to Ectaco's SpeechGuard as an effective communication tool. The handheld speech-to-speech device was initially requested by the Department of Defense to be developed for translation use by the military. It has subsequently become used by many including law enforcement and Homeland Security agencies throughout the United States. Read more

SpeechGuard PD-5 Allows Cops to Speak 9 Languages
Eliminates Language Barriers for Police.
New York based Ectaco, Inc., the world leader in the development of electronic dictionaries, translators and linguistic software, has introduced a quicker and more robust SpeechGuard PD-5... Read more

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Law Enforcement
SpeechGuard (PD-5)

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Medical, Fire & Rescue
SpeechGuard (MD-5)

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SpeechGuard (GI-5)

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Transportation Security
SpeechGuard (HS-5)

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