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October 19, 2020 – EON Reality, a provider of augmented and virtual reality- (AR/VR) based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, has recently announced a new long-term partnership with YouCo, an Italy-based mobile solutions provider that supports companies in the digital transformation process. According to EON Reality, the strategic collaboration will focus on commercial development and pre-feasibility studies in addition to idea generation and research projects in the XR space for industry clients.
Through the partnership, EON Reality and YouCo will offer practical solutions for businesses looking to utilize EON Reality’s EON-XR platform. EON Reality stated that the two parties also share a belief that the development of research in the field of AR, VR, and XR for industry represents an opportunity of considerable strategic interest and scientific value for all involved, and thus have agreed to facilitate their mutual collaboration in several different sectors including: Luxury Enterprise, Energy & Utilities, Public Administration, GDO & Retail, Transportation, Healthcare, Education, Manufacturing and Processing, Security and Defense, Aerospace.
Commenting on the partnership, Dan Lejerskar, Founder of EON Reality, said: “Through working with a partner like YouCo, we hope to be able to improve enterprise and entrepreneurial innovation throughout Europe and beyond. Bringing EON-XR to industry partners has been one of our major focuses in helping the world recover from the current crisis, and there’s no greater way to do that than through collaborating with major players such as this one. I look forward to growing this partnership to its fullest possibilities.”
EON Reality added that thanks to YouCo’s involvement with telephone companies, the partnership anticipates that it will be able work with large enterprise organizations, as well as participate with regional, national, and international calls and research programs, with additional emphasis on the European Commission’s Framework Programs and the recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic emergency.
“Augmented and virtual reality are having a great impact on corporate mobility strategies: the maturity of EON Reality devices and software platforms combined with the receptive capacity of companies create the ideal condition for YouCo, which will thus be able to bring integrated workforce management and extended EMM services on XR devices, allowing companies to have central governance of the entire mobile fleet”, said Marco Cavallini, YouCo Founder and CEO.
He added, “I am enthusiastic about the partnership signed with EON Reality, which represents a fundamental piece in our strategy, aimed at supporting companies and accompanying IT managers through this new technological challenge, increasing opportunities in the Enterprise Mobility field, a sector in which YouCo boasts a consolidated experience.”
For more information on EON Reality and its self-service AR and VR solutions, please visit the company’s website.
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