Singapore, December 15, 2016 -- NTT DATA Singapore Pte. Ltd, a group company of NTT DATA global leading IT services provider, and Vuzix, a leading supplier of Smart Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR), today announced that NTT DATA Singapore has joined Vuzix Industrial Partnership to deliver enterprise smart glasses solution in Asia Pacific region.

NTT DATA Singapore provides Smart Operation Support Solution that realizes cost reduction, optimized operations and higher productivityof maintenance tasks by integrating Vuzix smart glasses hardware with application software developed by NTT DATA. NTT DATA Singapore and Vuzix plan to expand the collaboration in other Asia Pacific areas with new solutions and through a global marketing promotion.

Mr. Ramanathan Krishnappan, CEO of NTT DATA Singapore said, “Singapore is a strategic hub of IoT/AI solution within the Asia Pacific region, and NTT DATA Singapore wants to contribute to solve client’s business problems by providing cutting-edge technology and solutions with partners. We believe this partnership can accelerate digital transformation of both regional and global clients.”

Adding “NTT DATA Singapore as a Vuzix Industrial Partner for our new M300 Smart Glasses is exciting as they will help us realize the transformation of maintenance tasks in APAC region”, said Paul Travers, President and Chief Executive Officer of Vuzix. "We expect their strong global support capabilities to help our client’s that are demanding cross-border deployment and use of smart glasses applications for higher productivity”.

Outline of NTT DATA Smart Operation Support Solution

Smart Operation Support Solution enables remote monitoring and remote support of onsite maintenance person via smart glasses connected to remote supervisor. The following points are the main features of this solution.

  • 1. Support Hands free user interface
    Maintenance technicians can manipulate smart glasses command menus via voice recognition, gyro mouse and gesture control.
  • 2. Task Management
    Supervisors can configure the task list of each maintenance technician and easily monitor the status of each task remotely in real time.
  • 3. Remote communication
    Features supported include video call, voice call, sharing of real-time pictures and remote expert assistance, and can be used for multiple objectives during maintenance and operations.
 

NTT DATA Singapore Pte. Ltd.

NTT DATA Singapore, a group company of NTT DATA, is an S10 government-registered supplier and APAC headquarters for NTT DATA. With over 20 years of operations, their emphasis is on long-term commitment, combining global reach with local intimacy to provide premier professional services varying from consulting and systems development to outsourcing. The NTT DATA team is comprised of domain experts in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Supplychain and Financial Services Industries, with services spanning Applications, Infrastructure, cloud and Industry Solutions.

 

Vuzix Corporation

Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and virtual and augmented reality. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (VUZI.QB) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan

 

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