Virtualware showcases VIROO together with PICO at Mobile World Congress
Bilbao, February 27, 2023.- Spanish technology company Virtualware, one of the European leaders in the virtual reality industry, will present VIROO at the Mobile World Congress 2023 in Barcelona as global partner of the multinational VR headset manufacturer PICO.
MWC Barcelona, GSMA’s flagship mobile industry and technology event, is the largest and most influential event for the connectivity ecosystem taking place from 27 February to 2 Mach. This year, Virtualware is joining forces with PICO to showcase its award-winning enterprise VR platform VIROO, along with PICO’s latest VR headset, the PICO 4 Enterprise, specially designed to address the needs of Business in XR.
With operations in the United States, Europe, China and Japan, PICO is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of virtual reality headsets.
Virtualware, founded in 2004, is one of the pioneering companies in the field of Virtual Reality, where its team of more than 50 people has already developed more than 500 projects in more than 33 countries. It is headquartered in Bilbao, Spain, and has a North American office in Hamilton (Canada).
For the last decade and a half, it has been developing immersive solutions oriented to the industrial world and counts among its client base multinationals and institutions such as GE Hitachi, Ontario Power Generation, Petronas, Iberdrola, Alstom, Guardian Glass, Gestamp, Danone, Johnson & Johnson, Biogen, Bayer, ADIF, the Spanish Ministry of Defense, El Retoño Technical University or EAN University, to name a few.
At the end of 2021, the company, whose majority partners are its CEO Unai Extremo and Sergio Barrera, its CTO or chief technology officer, was recognized as the world’s most innovative company at the VR Awards.
Its product VIROO, the world’s pioneering VR as a Service (VRaaS) platform, makes Virtual Reality accessible to companies of all sizes and sectors. It is an all-in-one digital solution that enables the development and deployment of multi-user Virtual Reality applications remotely.
VIROO has received a patent in the United States and was named the best enterprise Virtual Reality solution at the VR Awards in 2019. The platform is already used by companies worldwide and has been used to develop strategic projects for defense ministries or critical infrastructure training projects. VIROO aims to become the standard for developing industrial Virtual Reality applications worldwide.