FROM FICTION TO REALITY
ARuVR began with a film.
In 1995, Frank Furnari, the founder of ARuVR (formerly VRTUOSO), was still in high school when the film, The Lawnmower Man was released. With a story based on VR, it captivated the young entrepreneur and started him thinking. More, it started him down a path.
Over the years, professional experience and successive businesses were all leading towards Frank’s new objective; to create an AR and VR solution that allowed anyone in the world to easily create and consume immersive experiences. From 2015 to 2017, he worked with a team he’d created to work in partnership with two global corporates’ research centres. For two years they developed an immersive VR platform. A platform that would become, with the help of his business partner Marco Moncalvo, VRTUOSO. But this isn’t the end of the story.
Even at this stage, Frank was very clear on the projected path. “VR and AR are two different technologies but they are complementary and eventually they are going to merge,” said Furnari. “VRtuoso will become a truly VR and AR platform for enterprise.” And then, finally, in 2022, Frank brought the complementary technologies of AR and VR together under one name and VRTUOSO became ARuVR and all the years of patience and dedication came to fruition.
Today, ARuVR has been used and deployed by many Fortune 500 global companies and over one million immersive learning users.
The arrival of the global pandemic only strengthened the case for a more immersive way of sharing information remotely. And in the past few months, ARuVR has had an impressive growth rate of 250% as more and more enterprises realise the effectiveness of AR/VR and the company goes from strength to strength.
It really does look as if everyone is saying YES to ARuVR.
THESE WORLD-CLASS ENTERPRISES HAVE ALREADY SAID "YES" TO ARuVR
"ARuVR has made it realistic to move beyond written process instructions and realise immersive, interactive, effective learning experiences. ARuVR has transformed the way we're thinking about knowledge transfer within our business."
"ARuVR proves to customers how VR has finally come of age in the enterprise space and can be used to deliver real value in an infinite range of L&D (Learning & Development) and Sales & Marketing scenarios. "
"ARuVR is a powerful learning tool and we have impressed by its ease of use. Every immersive training we run is a huge success both in terms of engagement, learning and results."
"With ARuVR enterprise customers can now quickly create VR presentations in-house with near zero-learning curve for their marketing, sales and L&D divisions."
"ARuVR has been amazing, the platform is very simple and easy to use. The support that we get from ARuVR itself is also amazing. I would definitely recommend ARuVR to anyone who wants to do something innovative with Virtual Reality!"
"ARuVR has put immersive production capability in the hands of knowledge experts. ARuVR has helped us demonstrate the potential VR use cases within DVSA."
"Thanks to ARuVR, our new colleagues can experience everything that happens in YNAP's global offices and distribution centres the day they arrive, immediately creating a holistic understanding of our business in a way that was not possible before. "
"ARuVR offers a unique opportunity to develop VR experiences for students. 3D experiences can be curated, created, and integrated with student learning using ARuVR software. They're available, accessible, and always there to answer questions or trouble-shoot challenges. ARuVR is paving the way for more accessible VR experiences."
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