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Innovation Insight: Augmented Reality Will Become an Important Workplace Tool

Published: 19 December 2013

ID: G00258074

Analyst(s): Tuong Nguyen


Augmented reality is the real-time use of information in the form of text, graphics, audio and other virtual enhancements integrated with real-world objects. IT leaders should examine the value proposition of AR as an internal tool to enhance business processes and provide business innovation.

Table Of Contents


  • Innovation Description/Definition
  • Business Impact
    • Innovation Impact Window
    • IT Impact
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Key Technology Providers
    • Augmensys
    • Aurasma
    • Catchoom
    • Metaio
    • Qualcomm
    • Total Immersion

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