Augmented Reality

AR or Augmented Reality refers to objects in the real world being overlaid with computer generated information in real time. AR can either add artificial constructions to your environment or mask them. Today AR is being used in businesses across various industries to make decisions.

Tech Kits

Tech Kits are part of the walk-in service provided by OPIM Innovate. There are three levels of difficulty meant for different users and their experience with the different technologies. Many of the Tech Kits build off each other as you progress.

Beginner

Introducing Augmented Reality

Length: 15 Minutes

Description: Augmented Reality involves the superimposition of artificial information into real world environments. By merging reality with virtual elements, AR opens the door for immersive ways to deliver content. This tech kit provides an introduction to AR that illustrates its ability to enrich users’ lives and provide significant opportunities for learning.

Intermediate

Developing a Simple AR Experience

Length: 30 Minutes

Description: Since the term was coined in 1990, AR has been utilized in a variety of industries. To name a few, the education, manufacturing, and healthcare industries have benefited from advancements in AR technology. This tech kit demonstrates for users how AR can be leveraged to improve real-world marketing initiatives.

Advanced

Integrating AR and Big Data Software Solutions

Length: 45 Minutes

Description: Expanding upon the fundamental AR introduction provided in the first two tech kits, this tech kit explores the feasibility of integrating AR and big data software solutions. It guides users in creating AR objects for business decision-making using one such software.

Projects

Resources

Splunk AR

Splunk AR allows users to access any Splunk dashboard thoruhg a QR code or NFC tag on a mobile device. Splunk AR enhances the user experience by live, augmented reality gauges on real-world objects in IT, industrial IoT or server logs.

Splunk Mobile

The Splunk mobile app alerts Splunk Enterprise users through a mobile-friendly dashboard where users can also respond and take action on alerts.

Merge Cube

Merge Cube, powered by your mobile devices, enables augmented reality gaming, STEAM learning, creation of virtual objects - available on iOS, Android and Windows.

HP Reveal

HP Reveal is a useful tool for anyone to easily create and use augmented reality through visual interactivity.