According to a report served by CNBC, Microsoft will supply HoloLens-based special equipment for the US military. It is stated that the agreement, which is mentioned about 120 thousand products, will earn Microsoft $ 21.88 billion in the next 10 years. Microsoft and the US military approved the cooperation.
US-based technology giant Microsoft has been in contact with the US military for a long time. The company, which carries out important work especially on the training of US soldiers, announced that a new agreement has been signed with the latest statement. According to the information obtained, Microsoft can make $ 21.88 billion in the next 10 years thanks to this cooperation.
According to a report served by CNBC, Microsoft will provide 120,000 pieces of equipment for the US military. These HoloLens-based equipment will include high resolution image, night and thermal cameras and special sensors for soldiers. These equipment are expected to be used in the training of US soldiers.
Statement came from the US military
Making statements on the subject, US military officials announced that the equipment to be provided by Microsoft will also offer augmented and mixed reality support. Expressing that a special machine learning technique is used in the equipment, the officials say that soldiers fighting in the front line in war conditions can train themselves even where there is no enemy.
Alex Kipman, a Microsoft HoloLens unit manager, says Microsoft will continue to be in close contact with the US military. Stating that they will provide the best experience for special units that will provide defense of the country, Kipman stated that they are pioneers in this kind of issue.