Top 20 AR/VR Tech Companies - 2018
Promising to enhance the visual experience in diverse user environments, augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) technologies have entered the enterprise world. Bridging the real and virtual world to amplify the real world setting, these intuitive technologies are redefining the concept of virtual tour that can have game changing effect in various industries. The growth of IoT and artificial intelligence is acting as the catalyst for the massive adoption of AR/VR and making its use easier for the customers. Companies that benefit from AR realize its potential and are using this technology to make revolutionary changes in education, healthcare, manufacturing, logistics and automotives apart from the entertainment sector. Augmented reality is creating opportunities for organizations that will provide time-saving experiences, quality inspections, work instruction, and training.
Today, using AR and VR, enterprises are able to architect a path for more optimized visual experience for customers through next-generation display devices. Integrating analytics with AR and VR, organizations are able to manage and analyze large amount of data. The AR and VR technologies are also transforming real estate arena by helping potential buyers choose their property from the comfort of their homes and offices.
With the fast-growing adoption of AR/VR by organizations across the globe, the arena is filled to the brim with a myriad of solution providers. When it comes to finding efficient solution provider, CIOs find it extremely challenging to steer through the fragmented AR/VR industry. To help CTOs, CIOs, and CEOs zero in on the apt AR/VR technology solution provider, a distinguished selection panel has selected a list of AR/VR solution providers that demonstrate sophistication and innovation. In our selection process, we looked at the vendors’ capabilities to fulfil the need for cost-effective and comprehensive solutions that add value to the AR/VR landscape.
We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising AR/VR Tech Solution Providers - 2018.
|Compound Photonics||Designing, engineering, and manufacturing the world’s most effective micro-displays for augmented reality, virtual reality, and HUD applications|
|DAQRI||Makes workforces more effective by linking digital content to the real world to accelerate productivity, communication, and key business processes|
|Emergent VR||Producer of immersive entertainment experiences, combining storytelling with cutting edge engineering and design|
|EON Reality||Developing AR and VR Software and knowledge transfer solutions serving enterprise or education|
|Gravity Jack||Creates custom AR, VR and computer vision solutions for a wide range of industries|
|Hashplay||Provides visualization technology which allows users to understand the context of data and act on them|
|IrisVR||Software for immersive design review and collaboration in virtual reality used by BIM and VDC teams, design firms, and engineers to coordinate 3D models and implement design and construction processes|
|Jujotech||Offers an integrated user experience, by creating a single document with multimedia content that can be rendered via AR|
|Leap Motion||Provides an automation-driven supply chain platform that helps retail suppliers drive their Sage ROI|
|Mackevision||Mackevision provides 3D visualization, animation, and post-production solutions for automotive, entertainment, and consumer industries|
|Magic Leap||Startup company working on a head-mounted virtual retinal display that superimposes 3D computer-generated imagery over real world objects, by projecting a digital light field into the user’s ey|
|Marxent||Provides AR, VR and 3D solutions for furniture and home goods retailers|
|Matterport||Immersive media technology company offering an inexpensive and simple way to capture 3D spaces|
|Oculus VR||Technology company specializing in virtual reality hardware and software products|
|Paracosma||An AR/VR content, technology R&D, delivery platform, and services company|
|Sensics||Developing and manufacturing high-performance VR products deployed worldwide for a wide spectrum of training, medical, consumer and research applications|
|Thyng||Allows clients to create AR experiences on products or surfaces by adding 3D objects, photos, or videos|
|VR Global||New York-based company that offers pre-eminent AR and VR solutions for the real estate and hospitality industry|
|WorldViz||Deals in turnkey interactive 3D visualization and simulation solutions for Fortune 500 industry and government clients|
|Zugara||AR technology company developing AR software and robust applications that advance so people can interact with real-time digital data|