Customer Spotlight: How InterSystems Increased Product Adoption with Virtual Labs

Appsembler

Training enables users to make better use of your software, but did you know it can also help improve your product? Prior to investing in virtual training lab environments, InterSystems held trainings in-person via Instructor Led Training (ILT).

20 real-world examples of Augmented Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

The 2019 instalment of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week kicks off next month. In any case, I’m interested in what people in the real world are currently doing with this emerging technology, so I’ve collated the following examples.

Customer Experience Key to Product Design

Origin Learning

The sheer power of juggling and curating information of over 700 world-leading brands can be equated to the powerful hum of a car engine as you feel the controls in your hands! Can the daily experience of millions of customers be captured in a virtual delightful format?

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25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

A couple of years ago I started up Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week to promote real-world applications of virtual reality. Loath to disappoint, I hereby present 25 more real-world examples of virtual reality, drawn from this year’s and last year’s events.

New Whitepaper Released: Collaboration in Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Check out my newest whitepaper titled Compliant Collaboration & Learning in Virtual Immersive Environments. The whitepaper describes how life science companies are effectively leveraging virtual worlds to successfully facilitate collaboration and training. Just as flight simulator technology helps pilots avoid errors, retrace incorrect reactions and prepare for worst case scenarios, 3D virtual immersive environments serve a similar role in the life science industry.

ProtoMedia/Kaplan EduNeering Big Virtual World Announcement

Kapp Notes

ProtonMedia will use the funds to extend its leadership position within life sciences by further integrating its ProtoSphere virtual collaboration environment with ComplianceWire®, Kaplan EduNeering’s validated cloud-based learning management system. Life sciences and other highly regulated companies use ProtoSphere to create engaging environments that measurably improve the productivity and organizational effectiveness of globally dispersed teams. ProtonMedia Raises $4.5

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Happenings in the Corporate Virtual World Space

Kapp Notes

Here are some emerging events happening in the corporate virtual immersive environment (VIE) space. Aggressive and Targeted Integration with enterprisewide applications: Teleplace just announced that it is now fully integrated with MS SharePoint and now joins ProtoSphere as players looking to meld enterprise applications with virtual immersive environments. And similar to how Eon Coliseum has positioned its 3D product with schedule ahead or meet instantly capabilities.

Virtual Reality Real-Time Use Cases

CHRP-INDIA

Manufacturing, a typically labour-intensive process, is now adopting technology to boost productivity and save costs. Thus, it’s an easy statement to make that Virtual Reality is bringing mass revolution and is certainly here to stay.

Part 3 of Interview with Virtual Worlds 3D Pioneer Randy Hinrichs

Kapp Notes

Here is a link to his fascinating book about 3D virtual worlds that you should really check out. Kapp: What do you see as the obstacles to widespread adoption of virtual worlds for learning? They have been around for almost a decade in terms of 3D graphical virtual worlds but still, the overall adoption rate seems low. Know how audio works – there are four configurations, the OS, the virtual world, the individual avatar, and the headset.

The newest realities of the business world are Augmented & Virtual

QuoDeck

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality have changed the way corporates look at content dissemination. Product Simulation: Full immersive experience gives you an opportunity to test your product as it evolves.

Virtual World Affordances, updated

Clark Quinn

Of course, you’ll have a persona regardless, if you’re present in the world, but the ability to customize one is the unique opportunity. Similarly, other uses of virtual worlds may be better configured with other combinations of affordances.

Stunning Free Update to Adobe Captivate 2019 Raises the Bar with Quick Start Projects & Productivity Enhancements

Adobe Captivate

These ready to go slide collections remove the traditional barriers to entry for eLearning developers by providing easy to modify, simple to edit slides that align to virtually every form of online instruction, interaction, quiz, scenario & more. Virtual Reality VR Gets another boost.

The impact of Virtual Reality in the Industrial workplace

CHRP-INDIA

In just a year’s time, the market for Virtual Reality technology(VR) is set to reach an estimated $30 billion. From removing geographical barriers to developing emotional skill quotient in employees, several businesses are harnessing the goodness of VR to improve productivity.

Virtual Reality in Training and Development

CHRP-INDIA

This boosts productivity and furthers management goals such as profit maximization, appropriate delegation of authority and improving sales performance. A new method of training employees is catching on, in the form of Virtual Reality training. About Industrial Virtual Reality Training.

Virtual Labs & LMS Integration for Enterprises

Cloudshare

User and customer education is a vital step toward maximizing the value of your company’s software solutions. There are many reasons why companies are turning to learning management system (LMS) virtual labs to streamline training, customer onboarding, and other procedures.

3D Virtual Immersive Environment Role Plays

Kapp Notes

A 3D Virtual World role play provides a realistic environment in which two or more people act out a scenario. In a virtual immersive environment, some of the traditional obstacles and barriers of conducting face-to-face role plays are eliminated.

Another 3D Virtual World Shutting Down

Kapp Notes

There avatars wave good bye as the virtual world closes on March 9, 2010. Another consumer-based 3D virtual worlds is closing down in a few days. The well-known virtual world called There is closing on March 9, 2010. According to the press announcement on the closing of There : Unfortunately, this also meant that There.com's customers were hardest hit by the recession, and, so was There. Tags: 3D worlds

The College Tour Right of Passage–Done Virtually

Kapp Notes

has created a product known as “ 3D Virtual Campus Tours.”. Virtual dorm room, just hit "reset" and it automatically cleans itself. And thus the innovative and exciting 3D Virtual Campus Tours. Virtual world developer Designing Digitally, Inc.

Virtual Reality: It’s The Time To Take Your Business To The Next Level

G-Cube

From touchscreen mobile devices to real-world experiences, virtual reality has paved a new way of working and collaborating across the enterprise. Using Virtual Reality to Reshape Digital Landscape. Impact of Virtual Reality in E-Learning. e-Learning virtual reality

Learning to Face Customers

Litmos

Dealing with customers successfully is a critical skill for an organization, yet developing these abilities is not a given. How can you systematically develop and deliver great customer experience skills? Facing customers is complex. What goes into good customer relations?

Virtual World Vendor Forterra Systems Purchased by SAIC.

Kapp Notes

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called Not a Good Week for the Virtual Worlds Space where I reported, based on other reports, that Forterra Systems had laid off some of its workforce. SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, health, and select commercial markets.

Three "Not So Obvious" Obvious Things about Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

A Virtual Immersive Environment is Not a Parallel Universe, It is an Alternative Reality. While it is possible to make a 3D virtual immersive environment (VIE) look exactly (or pretty darn close) to your actual office building or training room or college campus.what's the point? If a college class is studying the Antarctic, take a virtual field trip. Use the virtual world to alter the normal bounds of distance and place.

Interesting Virtual World News: 3D training for Clinical Trials

Kapp Notes

just announced an entire new way of conducting training for clinical trials using virtual worlds as the backbone of the solution. Interesting development as the healthcare space seems to be a large mover in 3D virtual worlds and immersive environments. ProtonMedia and PPD to Introduce New Virtual Clinical Trial Training Solution. ProtonMedia and PPD, Inc.

What’s Happening in the World of Virtual Training Software?

ReadyTech

Today’s virtual training software–or virtual instructor-led training (VILT) software to be more specific–and techniques are evolving at an incredible pace. In fact, virtual training software can make the experience feel as if you are sitting in an actual classroom.

A whole new world

E-Learning Provocateur

The corporate sector is exploring a whole new world. Which world? The virtual world. What is a virtual world? A virtual world is a computer-generated environment that more-or-less replicates the real world.

Customize Your Classroom with Blended Learning

CourseArc

Personalized learning allows both a teacher and a student to customize the learning experience, and innovative education technology can be used to create these individualized learning opportunities. Every school district, every classroom, every teacher, and every student is different.

6 Software Training Use Cases for Virtual Training Labs

Appsembler

In a world where software is rapidly evolving, how can you empower users to utilize your software to its fullest capability? Meet the virtual training lab. Why Virtual Training Labs. Above all, virtual training labs empower learners to learn by doing.

CRM-LMS Integration: A Smarter Choice for Customer Education

Talented Learning

Over the past decade, businesses large and small have widely embraced customer relationship management systems (CRM) , thanks largely to the remarkable rise of the world’s most popular cloud-based CRM, Salesforce.com. Customer Education: Where’s the Value?

Online Learning Trends Enhancing Employee Productivity in 2017

TOPYX LMS

Corporate Online Learning Trends Can Boost Employee Productivity . They want to know which trends are noteworthy, and which can facilitate a productive workplace. Read on to discover a few online learning trends that can bolster company culture and increase employee productivity in 2017. 3 Corporate Online Learning Trends That Can Boost Employee Productivity in 2017. eLearning has a strong connection with mentoring in the corporate world.

6 Tips To Improve Customer Service With Online Training

Docebo

How To Improve Customer Service With Online Training. The quality of your customer service has the potential to make or break your business. A negative experience can lead to bad word of mouth, unfavorable online reviews, and high customer complaint rates.

How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

As Cathy Sandeen wrote in the May 2013 issue of Research and Practice in Assessment , “within the MOOC world, assessment is a central feature of design from the very beginning. In this model, students learn the content in a real-world environment and are assessed using real-world problems.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

It can be used to create a virtual environment (or world) which can be accessed through a variety of clients, on multiple protocols. OpenSimulator is released under a BSD License, making it both open source, and commercially friendly to embed in products.

4 Ways Virtual Lab Environments Can Supercharge Your Sales Strategy

Appsembler

Have you ever considered educating your potential customers about your IT software in a virtual lab environment ? Using virtual labs, you can benefit from shorter sales cycles, less capital investment for dedicated hardware, the ability to capture insights from clients’ demo use, and a decrease in travel costs. Below are 4 ways virtual labs can supercharge your sales strategy. LET CUSTOMERS TRY BEFORE THEY BUY.

The augmented world of work: Chatbots and voice in digital learning

Brightwave Group

We are moving into that world and the tools already exist. For desk based customer support teams and knowledge workers, these tools provide at-the-fingertips resourcing. The post The augmented world of work: Chatbots and voice in digital learning appeared first on Brightwave Group.

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Online Learning Trends Enhancing Employee Productivity in 2017

TOPYX LMS

Corporate Online Learning Trends Can Boost Employee Productivity . They want to know which trends are noteworthy, and which can facilitate a productive workplace. Read on to discover a few online learning trends that can bolster company culture and increase employee productivity in 2017. 3 Corporate Online Learning Trends That Can Boost Employee Productivity in 2017. eLearning has a strong connection with mentoring in the corporate world.