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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.
First and Final Article Inspection Using Mobile Paperless Viewing and Augmented Reality Techniques
This report describes the implementation of Augmented Reality-assisted first and final quality assurance inspections in aircraft fuselage assembly. It is based on mobile AR-enhanced paperless inspection projects developed for clients of Centerline Design, an engineering design firm specializing in 3D solutions.
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.