When asked where they expected to see the most investment in the next 12 months, respondents had a diverse set of answers. As was the case in previous surveys, gaming again led the pack for applications with 54% of respondents expecting high investment. Not far behind, 43% of respondents chose healthcare and medical devices. But education, military and defense, and manufacturing and automotive were also all chosen by at least 20% of respondents—an indication of how space is maturing. Workforce development also showed particular promise, especially as it relates to AR/VR/MR/XR. When shown the statement, "XR is highly applicable to workforce development at this time," 78% of respondents said they agreed.
BidON XR solutions are providing access to all information in real-time, facilitating training and mirroring real-life experiences. The value of this instrument is reducing costs per employee in the adaptation period or upgrading his qualification.