Capgemini: benefits for companies from VR and AR

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    Few talk about it except among the experts, but virtual reality and augmented reality seem to really have a very promising future in business.

    According to a reasearch of Capgemini entitled “Augmented and virtual reality operations: a guide for investments” (which you can download here), 82% of companies that already use these technologies claim to have found benefits equal to or higher than expected. Capgemini benefici AR VR

    Capgemini: efficiency grows with VR and AR

    Capgemini research signals significant benefits in terms of greater efficiency and greater productivity, as well as the reduction of complexity and greater security of operations.

    Benefits that seem to interest, albeit with different degrees of intensity, both the automotive sector and the manufacturing sector in general as well as public utilities.

    Those who do not use it think to do it within 5 years

    Not only: 50% of companies that have not yet implemented these technologies plans to start exploring their potential within its own operations within the next three years.

    Added to this is that 46% of respondents believe that these technologies will be widely used by their companies within the next three years, while 38% say that their implementation will be established from 3 to the next 5 years. Capgemini ricerca AR VR

    Skills shortage slows down VR and AR adoption

    In short: if three years ago, companies wondered what AR / VR technologies could do and how they could exploit them, currently the question arises in terms of Roi (return on investment) and speed with which the software will be developed.

    Rather, point out Capgemini analysts, now there is a lack of internal expertise and a lack of sufficient back-end infrastructure that still represent strong barriers to growth.

    A key role will have internal influencers

    The conclusion of the analysts is that companies wishing to start or continue their journey in virtual and augmented reality, until a wider adoption of this technology is achieved having a key internal influencer can lead to greater awareness of the potential benefits of AR / VR technologies.

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