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Raytheon Uses Augmented Reality To Speed Missile Design

Raytheon, No. 4 in the InformationWeek Elite 100 ranking, uses CAVEs -- computer-assisted virtual environments -- to boost collaboration among engineers and with customers.
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Raytheon engineers and customers collaborate on products in a 3D space.
Raytheon engineers and customers collaborate on products in a 3D space.

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Madhava verma dantuluri
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Madhava verma dantuluri,
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4/2/2014 | 7:12:01 AM
Wonderful
Good share and wonder how its going to be in use.
Charlie Babcock
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Charlie Babcock,
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4/2/2014 | 7:28:33 PM
A powerful training aid
CAVEs will have many future uses, but I would think they would be particularly helpful when it comes to training in complex processes. The trainer could show in a CAVE rather than tell, through instruction or text.

 
Susan Fourtané
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Susan Fourtané,
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4/3/2014 | 6:19:50 AM
Re: A powerful training aid
Charlie, 

Yes, I also think CAVE can be useful in training. Not only business training but also at any level in education. The good old slides used in presentations could be replaced by a presentation in a CAVE. Marketing could use it, too. There are endless possibilities. 


-Susan
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