SRI developed OAA® software, which is designed with intelligent “agents” that track human interactions and work processes to streamline electronic and computer interchange. OAA laid the groundwork for the DARPA-funded CALO project, from which Siri, the first virtual personal assistant, was born. Siri was spun out into an SRI venture that Apple acquired from SRI.
Read our 75th anniversary blog feature
75 years of innovation: Open Agent Architecture software (OAA®)