This site provides current information and research on incorporating Augmented Reality (AR) into organizations and government agencies. Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance (AREA) is a global organization designed with a mission to “…help accelerate the adoption of enterprise Augmented Reality by creating a comprehensive ecosystem”. It is a global, member driven organization focused on smooth transitioning and adoption of AR. Any commercial or non-commercial organization or a government agency of any size can join.
It works to serve the needs of:
- Customer organizations and users of AR – enterprises of all sizes, managers of cultural heritage sites, and other types of organizations that use AR technology to reduce costs and increase value and quality.
- Providers of enterprise AR tools, technologies and complete solutions – companies of any size that provide AR technology, AR tools, AR development and integration services to customers.
- Non-commercial entities involved providing benefits to specific stakeholders – For example: universities and trade schools, civic, regional and national government agencies (and government-regulated agencies)