The zamia speech project provides completely free (open source) tools and data for cloudless automatic speech recognition.
Everything here is free, open and transparent:
- only open source speech recognition systems such as Kaldi-ASR, wav2letter++, DeepSpeech are used
- all models are available for download for free
- only freely available corpora are being used for model training
- all metadata (reviewed transcripts, dictionaries, word replacement tables etc.) are free and open source as well
To find out more, please visit: GitHub project page
French models by Paul Guyot can be found here: