Running head: VIRTUAL AS A TREND IN IT
Virtual Reality as a Trend in IT
VIRTUAL REALITY AS A TREND IN IT
What current trend in IT is impacting society at large? Identify the reasons behind the
trend and the impact it is likely to have.
Information Technology is an ever growing field where inventions and innovations are
made for purposes of improving human intelligence or to bolster operations. Though different
trends are impacting society, this paper will be about Virtual reality or the augmented reality.
This concept has got an impact in the engineering and architectural field where all occurrences
that are to happen in a construction site are virtualized and given a three or a six-dimensional
view. The steering power for the trend is that customers would like to know how the building
would look like even before the actual building is constructed. Engineers have to test the
capabilities of their models before they actualize them to check their effectiveness. It is a current
trend of doing away with trial and errors. The direction has got an impact on the construction and
engineering site as there has been an improvement in the interaction between the models or
construction sites with the makers and the customers. The cooperation has helped in ensuring
that there are efficiency and effectiveness (Cearley & Claunch, 2012).
Describe the current trend in your selected researchable IT topic. How does this affect IT
in general? Is this a localized co...