VIVE Focus Plus Gains Major Enhancements For Premium Enterprise VR
SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HTC VIVE®, the leader in premium virtual reality (VR), announced today a host of new and enhanced capabilities available now for the VIVE Focus Plus, the all-in-one headset designed with the enterprise in mind. In the biggest update since the headset came to market in 2019, the features rolled out today specifically address the key operational and security concerns of businesses worldwide in deploying VR solutions.
Notably, the support of device management solutions by VMware and MobileIron enables organizations to remotely manage devices, applications and settings, and use existing licenses—or obtain them directly—with no middle-man applications or portals required. Users can also connect to corporate networks remotely using built-in VPN, or stay offline if needed, to comply with security regulations.
"We are seeing a marked increase in demand for commercial VR solutions all over the world due to remote work requirements, and we know that security and manageability is critical to the continued successful adoption of Vive Focus Plus in the enterprise environment," said Dan O'Brien, Head of VIVE Enterprise Solutions, HTC VIVE. "By supporting VPN, our customers will be able to securely collaborate on projects using VR no matter where in the world they are, with the proven enterprise expertise of our partners VMware and MobileIron."
Enterprise updates to the Vive Focus Plus include:
"Virtual reality is changing the way businesses and organizations operate in our quickly-changing world," said Bernhard Carli, Director Business Development, MobileIron. "The new capabilities offered on Vive Focus Plus in partnership with MobileIron will allow such enterprises to take control of their devices in a secure, mobile-centric way that supports productivity."
About HTC VIVE Focus Plus and VIVE WAVE
The headset is powered by the VIVE WAVE™ platform, which also received a substantial update to its SDK this month. The upgraded SDK (v. 3.2) includes:
To learn more go to: https://enterprise.vive.com/us/product/focus-plus/
About HTC VIVE
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