Unity Announces AR ‘Center of Excellence’ in Australia
Addressing enterprise’s needs through bespoke AR and VR technology delivery.
Unity Technologies has today announced a partnership with Appearition, a provider of augmented reality (AR) solutions for enterprises, to launch the first-ever Unity Center of Excellence (CoE) for enterprises in Australia. Corporations worldwide looking to introduce new AR-focused business solutions will have access to the CoE as a resource to assist with crafting an achievable roadmap.
The Unity CoE highlights the enterprise demand and growth of AR solutions and the move towards a digital transformation. The partnership is a touted as a ‘significant step forward’ for both companies in enabling corporate digital transformation and fostering an ecosystem to encourage knowledge sharing of best practices.
“Since Unity’s inception, our mission has been to democratise development, solve hard problems and enable success. We’re excited to partner with Appearition because the company shares our passion through its dedication to the development of augmented reality solutions,” said Hubert Larenaudie, President APAC, Unity Technologies. “We hope corporations that are tackling issues with digital transformation benefit from the solutions and support from partners like Appearition who are using Unity’s technology to enable the success of enterprises.”
The Unity CoE will offer a number of different services to enterprises, including managing investment to profit from AR and virtual reality (VR) content delivery, converting critical business concerns into opportunities and advising on the potential responses to emerging business needs by providing bespoke immersive content delivery platforms.
“Appearition’s mission is to enable the success of others, a mission that we gladly share with Unity. We pride ourselves on building innovative products to help enterprises succeed,” said Vivek Aiyer, Founder and CEO of Appearition.
Appearition is an AR company head-quartered in Australia, founded in 2014 when Aiyer saw the potential of AR of having a practical use in our everyday lives. He believed AR could be provided to B2B companies to improve their efficiency, productivity and thereby enabling businesses succeed.
“Appearition is delighted to partner with Unity to launch the first-ever Center of Excellence in Australia. With our global presence, we are excited to continue to deliver end-to-end-deployment through the entire business technology lifecycle.”
You can find out more about the Unity CoE on Appearition’s official website. No details on a pricing structure are currently available, however it’s likely that the Unity CoE will be offered on a bespoke basis to address each individual company’s needs. VRFocus will keep you updated with all the latest details on the Unity CoE and other AR and VR innovations from Unity Technologies.