Zappar and echo3D partner to optimize 3D asset streaming for WebAR experiences built in Unity
Zappar, the world-leading Augmented Reality (AR) solutions provider helping brands, businesses and AR creators leverage AR through in-house creative tools, and echo3D, a cloud platform for 3D applications that helps developers manage and distribute 3D/AR/VR content everywhere, are exciting to announce a partnership to help developers build dynamic cloud-connected web-based AR apps using the Unity game engine.
Over 25,000 developers rely on the echo3D platform for the tools and infrastructure needed to store and stream 3D, AR, and VR content. Now, developers have the ability to create web-based AR experiences utilizing Zappar’s world-leading WebAR technology for more immersive and customizable applications with world, face and image tracking.
With this new integration, developers are able to build WebAR applications with Zappar on the Unity game engine and control 3D assets remotely through echo3D’s cloud platform.
“Our partnership with Zappar enables developers to build AR experiences, games, and applications that are highly dynamic and long-lasting,” said Alon Grinshpoon, echo3D CEO. “We are so excited for our developer community to leverage Zappar’s powerful WebAR tools and SDKs.”
With Zappar WebAR technology integrated with echo3D, 3D content can be directly streamed into the mobile camera through the browser with no app installation needed, updates can be published in real-time, and, analytics can automatically be obtained from the cloud.
“echo3D’s content management system and our WebAR technology are a great match,” commented Connell Gauld, CTO at Zappar. “The content of WebAR and Metaverse applications should be light, accessible, and updated frequently. We are thrilled that together we can provide AR creators with the capabilities needed to quickly build high-quality AR web apps.”
echo3D is a Unity Verified Solution status and has been verified by Unity to ensure its SDK is optimized for the latest version of the Unity editor, providing a seamless experience for Unity developers.
Check out this latest Zappar and echo3D integration and start creating fun, engaging, and scalable AR experiences for any device.
At Zappar (www.zappar.com) we believe augmented reality can change the world for the better, bridging the gap between the physical and the digital, giving brands, businesses and creatives the superpowers to reach consumers in new and exciting ways. Delivering greater engagement and salience. Our mission is to put advanced technology into the hands of ordinary people, empowering them to do wonderful things, and yes, possibly even change the world.
Learn more about Zappar here.
echo3D (www.echo3D.co) is a cloud platform for 3D/AR/VR that provides tools and network infrastructure to help developers & companies quickly build and deploy 3D apps, games, and content.
Learn more about echo3D here.