MWC 2019: Virtual & Augmented Reality Conference Report

Mobile World Congress 2019: Virtual & Augmented Reality Highlights This show report contains the top stories from the show, and updates from the team and what caught our eye. Release Date: March 7, 2019 Subscribers Only This product is included in: Augmented Reality Intelligence Service Virtual Reality Intelligence Service This full report covers insights on the following topics: The emerging … Read More

Greenlight Insights Analysts Availability for Media Requests: Mobile World Congress 2019

Greenlight Insights Devices & Technology, Press Releases, Telecommunications

Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organized by the GSMA and held in Barcelona, Spain February 25-28, 2019. Meet our Devices & Technology analysts at MWC 2019 as they discuss key industry trends impacting the virtual and augmented reality industry in 2019 and beyond. Greenlight Insights experts will be following developments from the show and can provide … Read More

HMD in the Clouds: Progress on the road to xR in 5G

J.C. Kuang, Analyst Augmented Reality, Devices & Technology, Insight Articles, Telecommunications

The telecommunications industry has made much of the disruptive potential of 5G, cloud, and edge computing, and xR is not immune to this trend. Promising significantly higher bandwidth, dramatically reduced latency, and intelligent virtualized network features such as “slicing”, 5G is particularly well suited to serve a variety of technologies, including variable reality, cloud gaming, and massive Internet of Things / … Read More

Nadella’s Strategy: Microsoft and the Future of MR and HoloLens

J.C. Kuang, Analyst Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Insight Articles, Telecommunications

Satya Nadella made news with his recent announcement of restructuring within Microsoft. The CEO is reconsidering the company’s new growth areas in order to “instill a unifying product ethos across our end-user experiences and devices.” To this end, the teams responsible for research and development on devices such as Windows MR headsets and the HoloLens have had their leadership within … Read More

The Caring Cloud: The Role of 5G in Healthcare VR and AR

J.C. Kuang, Analyst Enterprise Transformation, Enterprise xR Intelligence Service, Insight Articles, Telecommunications, Virtual Reality

American, European, and Asian markets are racing to complete infrastructure research and updates necessary to bring 5G mobile broadband networks to life. VR and AR industries stand to benefit enormously from this new technology, which boasts massively increased transfer speeds, on-demand network slicing, and unprecedented reliability, due to its burdensome data processing requirements and a need for low latency streaming. The healthcare field, … Read More