AR (augmented reality), VR (virtual reality), and reality-as-a-service. Telepresence technology can link experts with technicians. Challenges, benefits, and what’s coming next in. Emerging technologies that were center stage at CES.1 AR, VR, and Reality-as-a-Service
Peggy Smedley covers the topics of AR (augmented reality), VR (virtual reality), and reality-as-a-service. She points to examples in government and customer service, where businesses have benefited from a digital-reality pilot program. She also explains telepresence technology can link experts with technicians who were onsite performing equipment maintenance and how AR can provide key data about a product’s lifecycle.
2 Digital Transformation in Healthcare
Peggy and Maria Lensing, vice president, Healthcare Solutions, AT&T Business, sit down for a candid conversation about digital health and how the industry is moving toward a digital transformation. They discuss challenges, benefits, and what’s coming next in this vertical market. They also dive into the topic of how 5G will impact the healthcare industry in the coming years.
3 Emerging Technologies to Watch
Wrapping up the month of January, Peggy and John Pletz, senior reporter, Crain’s Chicago Business, have a conversation about all the emerging technologies that were center stage at CES—and how that will translate into innovation in the year ahead. They also discuss what new technologies to keep an eye on in the year ahead, especially as it relates to smart cities, autonomous cars, and drones