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AR Cloud: The Next Frontier in Augmented Reality

  • Report

  • 55 Pages
  • August 2022
  • Region: Global
  • Frost & Sullivan
  • ID: 5653823

Advanced technologies such as augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and extended reality (XR) have seen considerable development in recent years. Many mobile and head-mounted devices support immersive technologies, which require a point cloud for multiple users to view and access information in real time. Companies have invested in building the point cloud to include advanced technologies and innovations for efficient operations.

The AR Cloud is a next-generation technology that creates digital replicas of a real-world environment to provide data quickly and conveniently. Companies face significant challenges when operating and managing the AR Cloud, which involves large volumes of continuous data flow that could lead to complexities and inefficient data management. Data security is also vital in a dynamic application environment that holds so much data. Another challenge for AR Cloud companies is the evolving digital era, which increases the need for multiple point clouds running simultaneously, high-bandwidth networks, and fast edge computing.

In this study, the publisher assesses the impact and emerging applications of the AR Cloud. This research covers the following:

  • Introduction to the AR Cloud
  • Technology landscape
  • Trends assessment
  • Factors influencing adoption: Growth drivers and restraints
  • Applications and impact
  • Implementation examples
  • Technology roadmap
  • Growth opportunities
  • Strategic insights

Table of Contents

1. Strategic Imperatives
  • Why Is It Increasingly Difficult to Grow? The Strategic Imperative 8™: Factors Creating Pressure on Growth
  • The Strategic Imperative 8™
  • The Impact of the Top 3 Strategic Imperatives on the AR Cloud Industry
  • Growth Opportunities Fuel the Growth Pipeline Engine™
  • Research Methodology
2. Growth Opportunity Analysis
  • Scope of Analysis
  • Segmentation
  • Growth Drivers
  • Growth Restraints
3. AR Technology Landscape
  • Technology Snapshot
  • Key Technology Attributes
  • Internet of Places: Ubiquitous Influence
  • Workflow Overview
  • Impact on Businesses
  • Benefits for Businesses
4. Technology and Market Trends Assessment
  • Technology and Market Trends
  • Patent Landscape
  • Regional Trends and Insights
5. Application and Impact: Implementation Scenarios
  • Industry Applications
  • Impact Assessment
  • Technology Implementation and Use Cases
6. Companies to Action
  • Niantic, US
  • YouAR, US
  • Sturfee, US
  • Augmented.City, Italy
  • XRPANET, US
7. Growth Opportunity Universe
  • Growth Opportunity 1: Immersive Experiences in a Connected World
  • Growth Opportunity 2: Collaborative Engagement
  • Growth Opportunity 3: Data Management and Security
8. Technology Roadmap and Strategic Insights
  • Integrated Technology Roadmap
  • Conclusions
  • Strategic Insights
  • Key Contacts
9. Appendix
  • Technology Readiness Levels (TRL): Explanation
10. Next Steps
  • Your Next Steps
  • Why Frost, Why Now?
  • Legal Disclaimer

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Augmented.City
  • Niantic
  • Sturfee
  • XRPANET
  • YouAR