Increasing Demand for VR, AR, and New Technologies as COVID-19 Grounds Workforce


As coronavirus epidemic spread all over the world, the effect of its is totally visible in every field. Due to this, many big events and programs got canceled and postponed. Many businesses have to face losses in their business. But in this condition, the demand for new-gen technologies like AR, VR and other latest technologies is highly increased.

Augmented reality (AR) is a perspective on the real, physical world in which components are improved by PC produced input. These sources of info may extend from sound to video, to graphics to GPS overlays and more. Augmented reality has made considerable progress from a sci-fi idea to a science-based reality.

Virtual Reality (VR) is the utilization of PC technology to make a simulated domain. In comparison with traditional UIs, VR places the client inside an experience. Users are drenched and ready to cooperate with 3D worlds.

VR (Virtual Reality), AR (Augmented Reality) and other new-gen technologies are increasingly in demand as a business priority. As the COVID-19 outburst grounds a huge number of people around the world, VR, AR technology and other latest technologies are now increasingly in demand.

Imaginate CEO Hemanth Satyanarayana said demand for solutions like these has jumped multiple times in the most recent month. He said the main demand originates from manufacturing organizations, which need to continually train their staff, however, they might not have the choice to send physical mentors any longer.

Alongside this, the demand for top machinery remote troubleshooting is also increased.

VR can help in circumstances where accuracy is required. It likewise assists individuals with focusing better- like during talks and meetings.

Huge educational institutions in India recently requested a VR demo to conduct lectures. It can likewise give a true vibe of being in an expo or a meeting.

Prafulla Mathur founder of Queppelin said the demand for virtual meetings was now increased. His organization is currently speeding up a VR solution for a bluechip organization in India.

During the present circumstances, it is imperative to have visual communication as opposed to over the telephone, said Deloitte India Chief Talent, Officer SV Nathan. The organization is utilizing tools like Skype and Zoom for the same.

Bigbasket’s head of HR TN Hari too said the organization has ventured up the utilization of Zoom, Skype and Google Hangouts.

LogMeIn, an organization that empowers remote working through online meetings and remote access of gadgets, in addition to other things, said there was 100% expansion in new recruits overall item portfolios. Pankaj Gupta, a founder of EnableX, said there’s “gigantic interest” for virtual occasions as the Coronavirus outburst has forced cancellations and postponements of occasions.

Gupta additionally said that significant interest was originating from educational and private training institutes that are presently considering online classes and online lectures.

LogMeIn said it is giving governments, educational coaching institutes, medical services and healthcare organizations, and non-benefits free ‘Emergency Remote Work Kits’ for three months.

IBM is helping its customers with remote capacity contributions, updating their systems and empowering cooperative technologies to guarantee profitability, said Lingraju Sawkar, senior supervisor, Global Technology Services, IBM India/South Asia.

He likewise said the organization had been putting vigorously right now for the previous few years. Email-collaboration organization Hiver, through which employees can browse the status of messages which require activity, said there’s enthusiasm from a totally new series of organizations.

The expanded interest has pushed organizations to rapidly grow their product offerings. Enablex is presently launching a video-empowered hiring stage, while Imaginate is doing demos for virtual expos.