Multi-industry initiative among leading network, consumer electronics, application and content suppliers drives development of services and devices for next generation networks
IRVINE, Calif., March 24, 2010 – EON Reality, Inc., the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced its participation in the ng Connect Program, the multi-industry initiative which is driving the development of next generation broadband services based on Long Term Evolution (LTE) and other ultra high bandwidth technologies.
EON Reality is a leading provider of interactive 3D virtual meeting software based on virtual reality software. The interactive 3D collaborative technology enables businesses and academic institutions to revolutionize the way they leverage their digital assets and communicate over distance. EON Reality will work with members of the ng Connect Program initiative to deliver interactive 3D collaborative solutions in the High Bandwidth Market Segment.
“EON Reality is very excited to be a part of the ng Connect Program, and we are looking forward to building mutually dynamic relationships with all of the members. We are also eager for ng Connect to be able to leverage EON’s interactive 3D and virtual reality technologies as part of the program’s collaborative efforts,” said Rodney Detrick, Director of Business Development, EON Reality, Inc.
“Services incorporating rich content and capability using technology like EON Reality’s 3D and virtual reality solutions to enhance communication, collaboration and understanding are ideally suited for 4G/LTE networks,” stated Derek Kuhn, Vice President, Emerging Technology and Media, Alcatel-Lucent and founding member of the ng Connect Program. “We’re pleased to welcome EON Reality to the ng Connect Program and look forward to working with them on solution concepts that illustrate the rich experience made possible by next generation networks for businesses and consumers alike.”
About The ng Connect Program
The ng Connect Program is a multi-industry organization committed to the development and rapid deployment of the next generation of broadband services based on Long Term Evolution (LTE) and other ultra high bandwidth technologies. Founded in 2009, the ng Connect Program is supported by leading network, consumer electronics, application and content providers including 4DK, Alcatel-Lucent, Atlantic Records, BUZZMEDIA, chumby, Connect2Media, CoolSign, Creative Technology Ltd., Desktone, dimedis, EON Reality, FISHLABS, GameStreamer, Inc., Gemalto, HP, Intamac Systems Ltd., K12, Inc., Kabillion, Kyocera Communications Inc., LearningMate, LiveCast, MediaTile, Mobideo, Movial, NCR Corporation, Optical Crime Prevention, Inc., QNX, R360, RebelVox LLC., Samsung, SIGNEXX, Total Immersion, Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc., TuneWiki, V-Gate, Vidyo and Words & Numbers. For more information on the ng Connect Program, please visit: www.ngconnect.org.
About EON Reality
EON Reality, Inc. is the world’s leading interactive 3D visual content management and virtual reality software provider. EON’s solutions enable all organizations to more effectively visually communicate, collaborate and accelerate knowledge transfer. Industry leaders include Atlas Copco, Bechtel, Boeing, Bombardier, Hon, Intel, Lexus, Lufthansa -Teknik, Peterbilt, Samsung, Siemens Medical, Suzuki, Toyota and Whirlpool use EON solutions to enhance the interactive user experience to effectively increase sales, better communicate product functionality and decrease the cost of service, training and technical support. Educational institutions and organizations who have adopted EON’s SBL technology solutions include: the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, the Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology (located on the campus of the Florence-Darlington Technical College), Honolulu Community College, Old Dominion University, Marquette University, Milwaukee Area Technical College, Discovery World Museum, Oklahoma City Community College, Concord University, Texas State Technical College – Waco, El Paso Community College, University of Alabama, University of Hawaii, University of Kentucky and Fayetteville Technical Community College in North Carolina. For further information, visit www.eonreality.com.