Overcoming barriers to technology is one reason why companies avoid new technology. With pilot programs you can assess the tech prior to implementation.
With the rest of the world temporarily on pause, the trucking industry has seen more demand than ever to transport the supplies needed to help meet the needs of grocery stores, gas stations and hospitals. Companies across the country are starting to look to digital collaborative efforts to help fill in the gaps that social distancing has created.
Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW), North America’s largest gathering of the independent heavy-duty aftermarket industry, recently announced their roster of prominent industry thought leaders to lead HDAW ‘ 20’s education program. Design Interactive’s (DI), Matt Johnston has been selected to present during HDAW’s which will be held at the Gaylord Texan Resort &
Design Interactive’s XRMentor™ , an Augmented Reality(AR) training solution for fleet maintenance personnel, vendors and OEMs, announced today the release of their latest feature, Remote Collaboration Video Calling (RCVC). “ Technicians now have the ability when they are working on a truck to contact other technicians or experts and simultaneously
One of the largest annual aftermarket conferences is AAPEX, with about 161,938 attendees and 71,350 of those attendees being buyers. AAPEX is the place to be when it comes to learning, trying and potentially buying anything in the aftermarket space. Spanning two days industry professionals could expect to attend networking events
The Bureau of Labor Statistics suggests there will be a shortfall of approximately 75K heavy truck service technicians by the year 2022 mainly due to retirements. That’s only 3 years away! This exodus of knowledge and skill is often termed the “silver tsunami”. The impending tsunami threatens to dramatically reduce maintenance
In this DI blog post, Director of Consumer Experiences Matthew Johnston dives into what considerations enterprises should make when selecting an AR or VR solution. The market outlook for Augmented and Virtual Reality is impressive. Price Waterhouse Cooper forecasts the augmented reality (AR) market to reach $83B and the virtual reality (VR)
Why have your technicians review a 45 minute tire analysis video in a break room when they can get the 30 second snippet they need right at the tires you are analyzing on the shop floor? The extra time wasted ultimately results in massive costs to an organization. Following the
Design Interactive will be launching XRMentor™, an augmented reality troubleshooting application for fleet and transportation maintenance, March 5-8 at the 2018 Annual Transportation Technology TMC Conference in Atlanta, GA. XRMentor™ is the first purpose-built augmented reality application to support both stand alone and enterprise wide diagnostics and repair for the
XRMentor™ Matt Johnston will be speaking on how augmented reality can be used to improve maintenance operations for transportation fleets at the 2018 Annual Transportation Conference in Atlanta, GA. The talk will include a review of the current state of the art in stand-alone and enterprise uses of augmented reality