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Voice Web Application Platform (VWAP) is a software platform that facilitates the development of advanced open-source voice applications for enterprises and service providers. VWAP was patented by Telera, which was acquired by Alcatel in 2002.
VWAP uses tools like VoiceXML (VXML) to facilitate access to Web content by traditional phones. The scalability of VWAP significantly reduces overall network complexity and deployment costs.
VWAP serves as a foundation for next-generation network (NGN) voice services, including the following: