Microsoft releases Partner Program HoloLens to Europe




Microsoft has HoloLens Agency Readiness Partner Program expanded to Europe. Six European companies get additional training from Microsoft to create applications for the augmentedrealitybril.

The European HoloLens partners are Black Marble , Rewind and Fundamental VR from the UK, Holoforge and Immersion in France and Zuhlke from Germany. The companies join the ten partners for the glasses from the US and Canada. Partner companies helped for example, initially to HoloLens applications for the Red Bull Air Race, the British police and the French transport and power company Alstom.

The expansion follows the arrival of the dev kit of HoloLens in some European countries. The developer version of the glasses is in Germany, France and Ireland available for 3299 euros, but there is also a Commercial Suite version available for 5489 euros.

Microsoft provides the HoloLens officially not yet in the Netherlands and Belgium, but several parties working here already with applications for glasses. Among others, the Dutch police are experimenting with it. Microsoft would have “several thousand” copies of the HoloLens sold . The glasses receive criticism because of the limited field of vision, but a new version would only be on the agenda for 2019 are .


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