mpany’s speech solutions are designed to serve its global partners and customers and are available in approximately 80 languages and dialects worldwide. In addition to its own sales and professional services teams, the company often works closely with industry partners, including Avaya, Cisco and Genesys, that integrate its solutions into their hardware and software platforms. The company’s enterprise solutions offerings include both a traditional software perpetual licensing model and an on-demand model and are priced by volume of usage (such as number of minutes callers use the system or number of calls completed in the system). Representative customers include Bank of America, Barclays, Cigna, Citibank, Comcast, Deutsche Bank, Disney, FedEx, OnStar, PG&E, Telecom Italia, Telefonica, T-Mobile, U.K. HM Revenue & Customs, USAA, U.S. Airways, Verizon and Wells Fargo. IMAGING The company offers versions of its products to multifunction printer manufacturers, home offices, small businesses and enterprise customers. In addition, the company offers applications that combine network scanning, network print management and PDF creation to quickly enable distribution of documents to users' desktops or to enterprise applications. The company’s host of services includes software development toolkits for independent software vendors. The company’s imaging solutions are sold under a traditional perpetual software license model, and some solutions are also offered as a hosted solution. The company utilizes a combination of its global reseller network and direct sales to distribute its imaging products. The company licenses its software to multifunction printer manufacturers such as Brother, Canon, Dell, HP and Xerox, which bundle its solutions with multi-function devices, digital copiers, and printers and scanners. Representative customers include Aflac, Airbus, Amazon, Barclays, Blue Shield, Citibank, EMC, Ernst & Young, Eurostar, Franklin Templeton, HSBC, Intuit, Johnson & Johnson, JP Morgan Chase, Nationwide, Norwegian Tax Authorities, Office Depot, Phillips, PricewaterhouseCoopers, UPS and U.S. Department of Justice. Research and Development The company incurred research and development expenses of $292.1 million in 2013. Intellectual Property As of September 30, 2013, the company’s technologies are covered by approximately 3,000 patents and 1,100 patent applications. International Operations The company has principal offices in international locations including Australia, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom. The responsibilities of its international operations include research and development, healthcare transcription and editing, customer support, sales and marketing and administration. Competition The company competes with companies such as Adobe, Google, M*Modal, Microsoft and 3M. History Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992. The company was incorporated in 1992 as Visioneer, Inc. under the laws of the state of Delaware. In 1999, the company changed its name to ScanSoft, Inc. In 2005, it changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc.
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