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ADAPTATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPACT, PORTABLE COMPUTERIZED REAL-TIME…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Education
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
10945
Program Year/Program:
1989 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
10945
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Virgus Computer Systems
307 Lloyd Building Seattle, WA 98101
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1989
Title: ADAPTATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPACT, PORTABLE COMPUTERIZED REAL-TIME CAPTIONING STENOGRAPHIC UNIT FOR USE IN COURTROOMS WHERE DEAF LAWYERS OR JURORS ARE ACCOMODATED
Agency: ED
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $27,295.00
 

Abstract:

USING COMPUTERIZED REAL-TIME CAPTIONING STENOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPED BY VIRGUS COMPUTER SYSTEMS (VCS), THE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR WILL DETERMINE ANY ADAPTATIONS NECESSARY TO ENABLE THIS STENOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGY TO BE OF SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO HEARING-IMPAIRED (DEAF) LAWYERS, JURORS, LITIGANTS OR WITNESSES IN A COURTROOM SETTING. VCS,A SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT AND MARKETING FIRM SPECIALIZING IN PRODUCTS FOR THE STENOGRAPHIC FIELD, HAS DEVELOPED A COMPUTERIZED REAL-TIME CAPTIONING STENOGRAPHIC SYSTEM FOR USE BY JUDGES AND ATTORNEYS, AND HAS A COURTROOM USING SUCH A SYSTEM IN TACOMA, WASHINGTON. RESEARCH IS REQUIRED TO ASCERTAIN THE SPECIAL NEEDS OF HEARING-IMPAIRED LAWYERS, JURORS, LITIGANTS AND WITNESSES AS USERS OF THIS COMPUTERIZED REAL-TIME CAPTIONING STENOGRAPHIC SYSTEM AND TO ADAPT AND DEVELOP THE SYSTEM TO MEET THOSE SPECIAL NEEDS.

Principal Investigator:

Paul A Knaplund
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Virgus Computer Systems
307 Lloyd Building Seattle, WA 98101

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No