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Innovation Insight: Smartglasses Bring Innovation to Workplace Efficiency

Published: 30 October 2013

ID: G00250429

Analyst(s): Angela McIntyre, Tuong Nguyen


The use of smartglasses has the potential to improve worker efficiency in vertical markets such as manufacturing, field service, retail and healthcare. IT leaders must plan pilots, update policies, and provide new apps and content to gain potential benefits from smartglasses.

Table Of Contents


  • Innovation Description/Definition
    • Training
    • Maintenance and Field Service
    • Navigation
    • Product and Information Visualization
    • Image Recognition
  • Business Impact
    • Innovation Impact Window
    • IT Impact
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks

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