Background And Achievements
Kognitiv Spark is pioneering a low-bandwidth, highly secure architecture to enable the deployment of the HoloLens and other AR solutions in industry. Microsoft has identified RemoteSpark, the Kognitiv Spark platform, as the first tool to enable drag-and-drop of holographic assets on the fly from a desktop into the AR environment of a remote worker using HoloLens.
Challenges to be Addressed by AR
Security concerns, bandwidth issues and resistance to adoption.
Why AR is a Strategic Area
As the fourth era of the Industrial Revolution occurs, the manner in which the future workforce interacts with knowledge and information will fundamentally change. AR is a key enabler to ensure that the industrial workforce is able to absorb and assimilate information in a manner that fully utilizes the most fundamentally learning mechanisms – through sight and sound. AR will radically affect the manner in which the workforce and supervisors maintain their situational awareness in a data-rich environment. It will empower impactful decision-making and decisive action in ways not previously possible in highly complex and involved systems of systems.