SIEMENS Software Takes the Microsoft Hololens into New Applications

At RoboBusiness 2016, Moshe Schwimmer, Innovation Catalyst at Siemens, describes software Siemens has created for the Hololens (a Microsoft product that enables visualization of virtual robots and robot parts). Using a pair of Hololens goggles, one can see virtual parts superimposed on your office table, or suspended in the air, in what is described as “augmented reality.” 


Schwimmer speaks to the benefits of designing machines using virtual reality tools—a technology of the future that is here, today: