MARF is a general cross-platform framework with a collection of algorithms for audio (voice, speech, and sound) and natural language text analysis and recognition, along with sample applications (identification, NLP, etc.) of its use. MARF can run distributed over the network (CORBA, Java RMI, and Java XML-RPC Web Services) and may act as a library in applications or be used as a source for learning and extension.
The JAVE (Java Audio Video Encoder) library is a Java wrapper on the ffmpeg project. Developers can take take advantage of JAVE to transcode audio and video files from one format to another. For example, you can transcode an AVI file to an MPEG one, you can separate and transcode audio and video tracks, and you can resize videos, changing their sizes and proportions. Many other formats, containers, and operations are supported by JAVE.