Our Company

CABOLO is part of Cedat85, an integrated award-winning technology company based in Rome, Italy.


Throughout the years, Cedat85 has won many prestigious awards for the innovation, quality and expertise of the services that we offer to our clients.

We are considered as one of the top 11 world-wide players for Speech to Text applications and in the top 5 in Europe*. Last year alone, we processed more than 4 million hours of events, meetings, speeches, broadcasts, and telephone conversations.

Cedat85 also participates in several EU R&D programs such as the LISTEN in partnership with RWTH Aachen University, Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH) and European Media Laboratory GmbH.

*Source: Gartner 2018

Industry leaders

Cedat85 is an integrated award-winning technology company and service provider that stands today as the market leader in developing and implementing speech-to-text technology solutions for private and public sector clients.

Founded in Italy more than three decades ago, Cedat85 is considered a market leader in developing and implementing the world’s most powerful and innovative speech-to-text technology solutions.

Our expertise spans across speech digital processing, text analysis, deep neural networks and machine learning.

Case Studies

European Parliament

The EP awards CEDAT85 led consortium in its tender for ‘Live Speech-to-Text and Translation Tool for 24 Languages’. 

British Library

The British Library commissioned Cedat85 for a speech-to-text solution to archive its collection of radio broadcasts.

Ministry of the Interior

Ministry of the Interior adopts automatic transcription system including recording and streaming of interviews with asylum seekers.

Chamber of Deputies

The Italian Chamber of Deputies adopted Cedat85 technology in 2015 to automate the transcription of assemblies and meetings.

Emilia Romagna

The Emilia Romagna Region has adopted Cedat85 technology for the multimedia rooms that house the regional council


Mediaset chooses Cedat85's +VOCE technology for the creation of an explorable and indexed repository.


Téleperformance, leaders in contact centre services, chooses Cedat85 for inbound telephone support service quality monitoring.


Regional Centre for Visually Impaired becomes a reference point for completing trainings.

Considered top 5 leader in Europe for Speech to Text applications and amongst the top 11 world-wide.

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Discover better meetings

Whether you work in the public sector and need immediate transparency, are a legal advisor needing complete accuracy, or you simply need easy access to your notes, CABOLO is the versatile, intelligent and highly customisable speech-to-text transcription solution.

 CABOLO® is registered product of Cedat85. 

London, UK

Speech-i Ltd
90 Chancery Lane, 1st Floor

+44 (0) 20 7242 0631

Rome, Italy

Cedat85 S.r.l.
Via Poli, 29
00187 Rome

+ 39 06 45 230 800