Advantage Of Augmented Reality

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Augmented reality (AR) refers to the combination of computer generated data, such as images and sounds with stimuli from the real world. An AR system might project instructions onto the user’s eye and on top of the real world images they are seeing. This enables the user to view both at the same time. Head mounted devices (HMD) or even smart phones are used to enable viewing of the virtual world. Figure 1: Head Mounted Device used in Augmented Reality
Advantages of Augmented reality:
• Cost effective training and experience sharing o AR enables the user (employee) to view necessary outcomes, whilst busy in the real world. Images of various task processes, such as machine maintenance and assembly, can be shown to the user. Experienced
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In the event that a company wishes to implement this technology, it is vital that strategies are in place in the event of a shortage.
Web 2.0
Web 2.0 is the term given to describe a second generation of the World Wide Web (www) that is focused on the ability for people to collaborate and share information online. Web 2.0 principally refers to the transition from static HTML Web pages to a more dynamic Web that is more organized and is based on serving Web applications to users.
Taking the company to the web does not mean advertising on the internet. It entails moving the entire company onto the web; from interactive web application, to assisting customers in procuring services and products, to cloud computing ERP web applications. This all enables the company to operate in a virtual environment, and thus limiting the need for office space.
The capabilities of web based applications are limited only by imaginations. If you want to compete in the global market or get the competitive edge in your local market, the advantage lies in web based technology. For example, companies having a branch in every town around the world, or a single manager personally overseeing each of them. Web based applications makes this
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When Social Networking started it was thought only serve as a platform for friends and family to share information, but businesses quickly noticed the potential to reach more customers in a structured and relatively targeted fashion.

Statistically, the use of Social Media provides a stepping stone for any business to capitalize. Digital Insights, conducted a study that concluded, 4.2 billion people use mobile devices to access social media sites and 46% of web users turn to social media for making purchases. Furthermore, the study concluded that, 238,000,000 users are registered on LinkedIn and 50% of LinkedIn users have a Bachelor's or Graduate degree.
Below is an outline of some areas where, Group Five can benefit greatly by utilizing these sets of tools.
Sales and marketing
Group Five is already very active on the LinkedIn and should continue to build its public and enterprise representation on this highly professional platform. The following are LinkedIn tools designed to help Group Five manage their customer

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