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  • Kapil Makhija,     Vice President - Technology Cloud, Oracle India

    Kapil Makhija, Vice President - Technology Cloud, Oracle India

  • India has been on a flourishing cloud journey for many years now. The pandemic significantly accelerated its pace across sectors as businesses realized the importance of the cloud in ensuring continuity. Even in the current year, Gartner forecasts that the worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services will grow 20.4 percent in 2022 to total $494.7 billion, up from $410.9 billion in 2021. Additionally, in 2023, end-user spending is expected to reach nearly $600 billion. While the early adopters of the cloud are now reaping its benefits, there is now considerable acceptance even by cloud-reluctant organizations as they realize the value, including better innovation, cost optimization, disaster recovery, business continuity, and agility.

  • Oracle: The Cloud Partners Need To Be Strategic Advisors

Ready to Explode

By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor

Though Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality have been around for a long time, both the fancy techs initially found their life purpose in the entertainment industry.

Top 5 Industry 4.0 Trends in Manufacturing

By: Manish Chandegara, Head - IT, Aditya Birla Group

There are new possibilities offered by big data, 3D printing, machine learning and augmented reality in the manufacturing industry. Leveraging on these into a new

10 Most Recommended AR / VR Startups 2022

Becoming Future-Ready By Mainstreaming The Right Technology Skills

By: Jayanta Banerjee, Group CIO, Tata Steel

One of the better outcomes of the pandemic has been the greater appreciation of the role of technology in our lives and how with the support


Rule The Data Democracy With An Intelligent Marketing Suite

By: Raahul Seshadri, Director - Engineering, WebEngage

Herb Kelleher, the founder of Southwest Airlines, once said, “I tell my employees that we're in the


Digitizing Operations Is The Only Way To Survive

By: Puneesh Lamba, CTO, Shahi Exports

Globally, leaders are aiming to enhance organizational performance through the use of digital technologies. These have become core


Digital Ecosystem Build

By: Srivaths Varadharajan, Global Fintech & Digitech Evangelist

Digital experience defines the need for engagement with 360 degree approach cutting across all interfaces.Usually business with

  • 10 Most Recommended AR / VR Startups 2022

    A midst the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of students have learned to work in a remote locations, giving education technology the boost to online education. In addition to that, the shift to online and hybrid learning underlines the importance of teaching tools such as augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and 3D learning. The new-age technologies have a positive impact and have enhanced the students’ learning paradigm since learning doesn’t only require to be restrained to a physical location. The stats suggest that India’s fast digital transformation has shown exponential growth in the Indian Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Market which has been valued at $1.83 billion in FY2020 and is valued at a CAGR of 38.29 percent through FY2027. AR/VR is making learning more fun and it is providing learning access and improves cooperation and capacities. Moreover, learning lessons are not exhausting as it allows students to use hands-on learning methodologies for improving learning engagement, and experience and helping students acquire and practice new skills. It is due to the immersive nature, the capacity of transmitting knowledge in new and engaging ways, and the potential for delivering virtual experiences that can alleviate barriers due to knowledge cost or distance, AR/VR technologies that are promising the growth of the edtech industry. CIO Insider in this issue presents a list of ‘10 Most Recommended AR - VR Startups 2022’, who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in providing excellent products and services. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts, and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever-expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable products and services.

10 Most Recommended AR / VR Startups 2022

Company Logo Company Name Company Management Company Description
Augtraveler: An Immersive Augmented Reality based Travel App to Explore the Cultural Heritage of India Augtraveler By Pankaj Manchanda , Founder & CEO An award-winning and globally recognised app-based platform that interprets and promotes World Heritage Sites and highlights the tangible and intangible heritage and culture of a region through the use of cutting-edge technology
Impactall Impactall Srishti Mittal, Founder Providing world class services in virtual reality, education technology, immersive learning, education, E-learning, Mobile learning, Test & Assessment
Kalpnik Kalpnik John Kuruvilla, Chief Mentor Recognized for excellent services in immersive VR/AR content & technology, 360-degree, VR video streams and a lot others
Meraki Meraki Ajit Ravindran , Head of Channels - India & SAARC Fervent provider of AR VR services in experiential marketing with excellent content creation
OnetoBeam OnetoBeam Jason Oliver DSouza, Co-Founder & Director Optimizing services in AR-VR for Virtual Tours, 360 Degree Views, Sales and Marketing
Oracle: The Cloud Partners Need To Be Strategic Advisors Oracle India Kapil Makhija, , Vice President - Technology Cloud Renowned for offering topnotch services in enterprise, software, applications, database, middleware, fusion, business intelligence, Primavera, PeopleSoft, EPM, BEA, Hyperion, Retek, Utilities, On-Demand, server & storage systems and a lot others
ShopConnect: Facilitating Personalised Shopping Experiences through Virtual Stores ShopConnect Dilli Babu Nandarapu, Founder One stop shop for SAAS, Mobile app, live video, video selling, interactive video, video, video commerce, video ecommerce and a lot others
Simulanis Simulanis Raman Talwar, CEO & Founder Director Weavering services in AR for Technical Education, Gamification Learning, E-Learning for technical fields, and Process Engineering Consulting Services
SmartVizX SmartVizX Gautam Tewari, Co-Founder Establishing services in VR - AR, MR in Architecture, Engineering, Construction, VR Aided Design and Design & Build, Workplace Design, Workplace Design & Build, & VR for L&D
Trezi Trezi Tithi G. Tewari, Founder & M An AR startup helping in designing with presence in 3D modeling software & architecture software