Atheer to Bring AiR Suite for Enterprise to Recon Jet Smart Eyewear

Combination of Recon smart eyewear and Atheer software will empower deskless professionals

Feb 22, 2016, 11:00 ET from Atheer

BARCELONA, Spain and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at Mobile World CongressAtheer, the company pioneering the new AiR™ (Augmented interactive Reality™) computing platform, announced that it will offer Atheer's AiR Suite for Enterprise on Recon Jet smart eyewear. Developed by Recon Instruments, an Intel company, Recon Jet smart eyewear can leverage AiR Suite software to provide deskless professionals with new hands-free capabilities that can facilitate remote collaboration and accelerate problem solving.

"The AiR Suite for Enterprise was created for innovative companies like Recon Instruments who desire to give their customers hands-free access to real-time data and information to make smarter and quicker decisions in the workplace," said Alberto Torres, CEO of Atheer. "We look forward to working closely with the Recon team."

To schedule a demo at MWC, please contact Atheer.

The AiR Suite for Enterprise is built on Atheer's AiR platform. This platform facilitates the types of high-value tasks commonly undertaken in the energy, industrial, health-care, insurance, and logistics/warehousing industries—and in any other field where deskless professionals operate. The Atheer AiR Suite for Enterprise enables deskless professionals to communicate with peers via video calls and to receive guidance in the form of real-time image annotations, making it possible to resolve problems more quickly and efficiently.

"A growing number of Fortune 1000 companies are looking to Atheer's proven augmented-reality computing platform as they strive to improve productivity and operational efficiency," said Dan Eisenhardt, General Manager of Head Worn Devices, Intel. "Because of its computing power and its rugged, ergonomic, and cost-effective design, Recon Jet represents a highly effective way for those companies to deploy and utilize Atheer's software toolkit. With Jet and AiR Suite, deskless workers can collaborate more efficiently, make smarter decisions, and more easily solve the complex problems found in today's industrial workplace."

Originally designed for endurance sports, Recon's Jet smart-eyewear platform delivers information on a display positioned just below the user's right eye, and it incorporates a stand-alone wearable computer with functionality comparable to that of a smartphone. Recon Jet features a 1 Ghz dual-core microprocessor, a 9-axis sensor suite, an onboard video camera, dual microphones, an integrated speaker, plus Bluetooth, Bluetooth LE (Bluetooth Smart), ANT+, and Wi-Fi connectivity. This functionality is integrated into a rugged, elegant, and highly adjustable performance-eyewear frame with a selection of swappable, impact-resistant lenses.

The AiR Suite for Enterprise comprises AiR Hub, a cloud-based management and collaboration console; AiR Designer, an intuitive drag-and-drop (GUI) task-flow-authoring tool; and AiR Flow, a smart eyewear application for task-flow interaction and seamless collaboration. Deskless professionals using AiR Flow can communicate with remote experts through video, real-time annotations, and voice, enabling them to resolve problems quickly while staying focused on the task at hand.

More information about Recon Instruments can be found here. To learn more about Atheer AiR Suite for Enterprise, click here.

About Atheer
Atheer is the pioneer of AiR™ (Augmented interactive Reality) computing that is designed to enhance the productivity and safety of deskless professionals at Fortune 1000 companies. The award-winning Atheer AiR platform combines the power of immersive augmented reality with intelligent gesture, voice and head-motion interactions as well as real-time rich-media collaboration, all on a mobile smart glasses platform. Wearing the see-through AiR Glasses enables viewing rich information critical to workflows, interacting with the information naturally and collaborating with remote peers like never before – without the need to hold any device. Leveraging the Android-based AiR OS and the collaboration-centric AiR Suite, developers and companies around the world are creating next generation enterprise productivity applications and workflows to empower the 21st century workforce. The company is based in Mountain View, CA and is backed by prominent investors including Bobby Yazdani, Founder and Managing Partner of Cota Capital and Signatures Capital, and Farzad Naimi, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, RONA Holdings. For more information, please visit http://www.atheerair.com, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn, and like us on Facebook.

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