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A new report was recently published: “The Global Automotive Augmented Reality Industry 2016 Market Research Report.” This is a detailed study of 155 pages about the current state of Augmented Read more...
An opinion piece on IPWatchdog.com summarizes the key developments that have been taking place over the past three years in both the Virtual and Augmented Reality industries with a useful Read more...
This news item is taken from a press release by Business Wire dated June 7 2016. Research and Markets announced a new report “Wearable Devices for Enterprise and Industrial Markets.” Read more...
An article on Engineering.com reveals that Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) has issued $12 million across seven contracts for investigation and research into digital Read more...
Opportunities and Challenges of Enterprise Augmented Reality
In December 2015, Paul Davies of The Boeing Company and Matt Kammerait of DAQRI took the opportunity to discuss the opportunities and challenges of enterprise Augmented Reality development and deployment when together at the Web Summit in Los Angeles, CA.
Watch the video of their fireside chat to learn the vision, challenges and lessons learned by Boeing and DAQRI. Explore our members’ profile pages to discover the diversity of organizations already in the enterprise AR ecosystem. Check out our membership information page to learn the benefits of joining the AREA.
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Augmented Reality in Manufacturing at the Boeing Company - Lessons Learned and Future Directions
This report summarizes problems and solutions identified in “Augmented Reality: Development and Implementation for Manufacturing at Boeing,” by Paul Davies and David Lee, a case study published by the Boeing Company in March 2014.
Augmented Reality in the Navy-A Roadmap
This document, released on 30 September 2015, describes Augmented Reality and use cases in the Navy. It is made available to the public with permission from the author. The Navy Augmented Reality Community (NARC) self-organized with a common passion for AR, and with a desire to work more effectively across NRE boundaries to advance the state of the art.
AREA Technical Report: An Introduction to Augmented Reality Authoring Tools
Although still a nascent field, there are over 30 purpose-built tools and platforms for authoring Augmented Reality experiences. This AREA technical report provides an overview of the options currently available. Selection of the best tool will depend on the existing enterprise content authoring workflows and the use cases on which the developer aims to create a project with AR support.
Smart Glass Adoption in the Enterprise
Modern enterprises are seeing rapid changes with the development of new technology. While some human practices can be replaced by streamlined processes, robotics, and automation, it is impossible for these advances to supplant humans entirely. Enterprises recognize the greatest benefit when invaluable human input is made better through advanced technology, specifically wearables such as smart glasses.