Antycip will supply Varjo HMDs to customers in Europe using its portfolio of professional VR and visual display solutions for training & simulation.
Helsinki, Finland – 27 November 2019 – Varjo™ (Shadow in Finnish) Technologies, the leader in industrial-grade VR/XR headsets, today announced the expansion of its value-added reseller network with ST Engineering Antycip (formerly known as Antycip Simulation), one of Europe’s leading providers of virtual reality solutions, visual displays, simulation tools and engineering services. As part of the agreement, Antycip will provide Varjo HMDs to customers using its portfolio of professional VR and visual display solutions for training and simulation.
“Antycip provides a complete solution of both physical and virtual elements for simulation customers, enabling a fully immersive training experience,” said John Burwell, Global Lead Simulation and Training at Varjo. “We look forward to working with Antycip to give their customers access to Varjo’s professional-grade headsets which offer human-eye resolution, fully-integrated hand tracking and eye tracking capabilities, all which are particularly important in training use cases where trainees need to naturally interact with virtual environments and instructors need to assess human performance.”
In addition to Varjo’s recently announced VR-2 and VR-2 Pro virtual reality headsets, Antycip will also offer Varjo’s XR-1 Developer Edition, which makes it possible to mix virtual and real content for the first time ever, once it’s generally available. As a result, users are able to work on activities like design collaboration in the same room while also seeing other colleagues or collaborators.
“Antycip is pleased and enthusiastic to be partnering with Varjo,” said Michel Pronier, CEO of ST Engineering Antycip. “With its revolutionary vision of what VR and XR will mean for enterprises, Varjo integrates with Antycip’s vision and passion to work with the world’s best technology providers to help address our customers’ challenges.”
With Antycip Simulation’s strong presence in Europe, Varjo’s technology is now more accessible to clients through its showrooms where customers regularly visit for demonstrations, training, testing and project reviews. Antycip will be offering customers a unique opportunity to experience the new Varjo VR-2 Pro headset in its showrooms in Milan, Italy and Oxford UK, as well as at their headquarters in Paris, France. To find out more information, visit steantycip.com.
Varjo launched its global reseller network in June of this year to provide customers with more access to its leading VR/XR industrial headsets. The program has grown to include 20 authorized reseller partners across North America, Europe and Japan.
Varjo Technologies Oy is based in Helsinki and is creating the world’s best hardware and software for groundbreaking VR/AR/XR computing devices, merging the real and digital worlds seamlessly together in human-eye resolution.
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Since 1966, Antycip has supported customers across the globe, in defence, academia, commerce and industry, to become better at what they do. As an expert provider of simulation, analysis, modelling, display and virtual reality solutions, Antycip combines its in-house technical expertise with an unrivalled range of products from leading software and hardware providers. Antycip is a subsidiary of ST Engineering Electronics (Training & Simulation Systems). For more information visit steantycip.com.
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