Whisper Transcription Engine

Overview

Opencast can take advantage of Open AI's Whisper Project to generate automatic transcriptions on premise through SpeechToText WoH.

Advantages

Enable Whisper engine

To enable Whisper as for the SpeechToText WoH, follow these steps.

  1. Install whisper on the worker nodes.
  2. Enable whisper and set Job load in org.opencastproject.speechtotext.impl.SpeechToTextServiceImpl.cfg.
  3. Set the target model to use in org.opencastproject.speechtotext.impl.engine.WhisperEngine.

Additional Notes