Theorem XR is a cloud-based or on-premise, collaborative visualization suite, powered by the Visualization Pipeline which gets your 3D CAD into XR quickly and easily!
Explore this page to discover how Theorem can get you on the road to XR.
Theorem Solutions has created use-case XR solutions for manufacturing and design. These are supplied 3D assets by the Visualization Pipeline which makes getting your 3D CAD into XR incredibly simple.
XR is the all-encompassing, umbrella term for the ‘reality’ technologies. This includes, Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality. The Theorem XR suite is suitable for all of these technologies. Further information on these technologies can be found towards the bottom of this page here.
The Theorem XR suite of applications include:
The Visualization Experience which is the foundation layer of the Theorem XR suite. This provides the ability to view 3D models at full-scale. The application is available on desktop, tablet, in virtual reality headsets (such as the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift) or in the HoloLens/Magic Leap.
The following all add functionality to this foundation layer:
Use the Product Layout Experience to add the ability to interact with your products at full-scale whilst reviewing associated meta data and full product structure. This is available in virtual or mixed reality devices.
Use the Factory Layout Experience to support the effective development of production line or factory layouts. This is available in full-scale (or in table-top view) in virtual or mixed reality devices.
The Design Review Experience adds additional functionality for interactive design review and analysis. This can be used in conjunction with the above experiences. With collaboration you can participate in your design reviews from anywhere in the world! This is available on desktop or in virtual or mixed reality devices.
Use the Work Instructions Experience to create interactive work instructions for training or for use on the shop-floor. This is available on desktop and in virtual or mixed reality devices.
All of these are supported by the Visualization Pipeline which takes your 3D CAD and creates assets for use with XR devices and applications. But, these assets do not have to be viewed on our applications, the pipeline can support your own in-house XR capability too…
Theorem Solutions has designed a solution that enhances visualization in every business; The Visualization Pipeline is a server-based technology that enables fast, efficient, flexible, and automated processing of all of your CAD, PLM and visualization data, while maintaining the associated metadata.
Our unique approach to the challenge of an enterprise level workflow is built from years of experience with CAD to CAD conversion, and PLM data exchange, providing a robust application that offers full control over your 3D data preparation and optimization for the target formats.
No one else has a tool anything like the Visualization Pipeline. This is a truly enterprise ready solution for all of your Virtual Reality or Augmented/Mixed Reality needs.
Only Theorem Solutions can provide access to your 3D to anyone that you want, anywhere in the world!
Consultative services to assist you in identifying how XR technology can improve your business and consider the options available to you.
Our consultants will help you create the business case to unlock the investment, by working with you to identify the key benefits to your business
Our XR specialists will provide on-site professional implementation services, so you can achieve maximum value as quickly as possible.
Because we have been working with 3D CAD for over 25 years! We understand your 3D data better than anyone else, because we partner with all of the main CAD/PLM companies. Whether you want to visualize your 3D assets in augmented, mixed or virtual reality, we can get your 3D CAD into your device in minutes. That’s why so many companies choose Theorem Solutions.
Whether your requirement is to share your 3D CAD data with your customers and suppliers using lightweight visualization formats or to carry out design reviews with colleagues locally or around the world. Theorem has solutions to support you which work with a wide range of CAD data and across different XR technologies.
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Virtual Reality (VR) places the user into an entirely simulated (computer generated) environment, by standing in a CAVE or using a headset (for example HTC Vive). It entirely occludes the user’s natural surroundings.
Augmented Reality (AR) presents a view of the natural world overlaid with a layer of digital content. This can be viewed through the screen of a smartphone or tablet (for example Apple’s ARKit), or limited information presented using a head mounted device (for example Google Glass or Vuzix Blade).
Mixed Reality (MR) places a holographic projection of digital data into, and in some cases responsive to the physical world (for example Microsoft HoloLens or Magic Leap). An MR head mounted ‘visor’ is clear, providing a comfortable view of the natural world (rather than viewing through a device screen).