Virtualware will present a military project based on virtual reality on the Microsoft Federal booth at I/ITSEC 2022
ORLANDO, Florida., November 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — European virtual reality company virtual software collaborates with Microsoft Federal – the US government services arm of Microsoft – to present the state of the art of its military applications.
The development will be showcased at the Microsoft Federal booth (booth #1969) at I/ITSEC 2022, which will take place at Orlando of November 28 to December 2.
Working with Microsoft at I/ITSEC, Virtualware will showcase its advancements in the defense and security industries at the world’s most effective modeling, simulation and training conference.
At I/ITSEC 2022, Virtualware will showcase the Virtual Reality project developed for the Spanish Army Health School (EMISAN), which was developed using VIROO, its flagship enterprise reality platform. Virtual.
A few years ago, VIROO implemented its proprietary technology, patented in United Statesto simulate the challenges of training Army units in medical protocols for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear scenarios, allowing teams to assess and improve performance in various areas such as leadership, job team, communication skills and decision-making ability in complex scenarios and extreme stressful situations.
The Interservices/Industry Training, Simulation and Education (I/ITSEC) Conference takes place at Floridaand consists of peer-reviewed article presentations, tutorials, special events, professional workshops, a trade showroom, a serious game competition, and STEM events.
I/ITSEC is organized by the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA), which promotes international and interdisciplinary cooperation in modeling and simulation (M&S), training, education, analysis and related disciplines at this annual meeting.
Virtualware has been a member of the National Center for Simulation since 2020, joining hundreds of industry members in the Modeling, Simulation, and Training (MS&T) community.
“We are excited to launch this revolutionary training app using our innovation tool VIROO® in the world. We are now in a time where we can efficiently create, manage and deploy 1:1 scale virtual training scenarios in free-roaming multi-user in-person that will open up powerful opportunities to evolve between allied partners and strengthen the resilience in a collaborative way“Michael Rosas, VP General Manager at Virtualware, said.
The VIROO enterprise VR platform is ready for remote and in-person collaborative environments so teams can work smarter, faster, and more in sync than ever before.
It allows customers to quickly adapt advanced VR solutions to their specific needs through easier customization, with minimal configuration requirements and without the need for costly installations.
VIROO is currently helping the world’s largest organizations and industry entities create rich hybrid ecosystems that accelerate VR adoption across their large-scale value chain.
Founded in 2004 by CEO Unai Extremo and CTO Sergio Barrera, Virtualware is considered a European leader in the application of immersive technologies for industry.
It has its headquarters in Bilbao (Spain), a branch in Toronto and a network of partners around the world.
The company’s staff of 45 includes technologists and engineering experts who have implemented more than 500 projects in more than 33 countries.
Its clients include various Fortune 500 companies and major enterprises, including GE Hitachi, Petronas, Iberdrola, Alstom, Guardian Glass, ArcelorMittal, Danone, Johnson & Johnson, Biogen, Bayer, ADIF and the Spanish Ministry of Defense.