HoloLens Blueprints

Unveil the world of mixed reality with HoloLens
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HoloLens Blueprints

Abhijit Jana, Manish Sharma, Mallikarjuna Rao

Unveil the world of mixed reality with HoloLens
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Book Details

ISBN 139781787281943
Paperback336 pages

Book Description

Do you want to create stunning applications with HoloLens? Are you a developer who is fascinated with Microsoft HoloLens and its capabilities? If so, this is the book for you.

This book introduces and demystifies the HoloLens platform and shows you different ways of interaction with computers (mixed-reality).

You will start your mixed-reality journey by understanding different types of digital reality. You will learn to build your first holographic app. Also, you will understand holographic application integration possibilities within Line of Business Applications using Azure. Moving ahead, you will create Integrated Solutions using IoT with HoloLens. Gradually you'll learn how to create and deploy apps on a device. You will learn to publish application to the store; if you are an enterprise developer, you will also manage and distribute applications for enterprise-enabled or domain-joined HoloLens.

Finally, you will develop an end-to-end realistic holographic app, ranging from scenario identification to sketching, development, deployment, and, finally, production.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Digital Reality - Under the Hood
Virtual Reality - what it is?
Augmented Reality - what it is?
Mixed Reality - what it is?
Digital Reality and the current market place
Summary
Chapter 2: HoloLens – The Most Natural Way to Interact
A closer look at HoloLens hardware
Cortana on HoloLens
The Mixed Reality world - HoloLens shell
Holograms in reality
HoloLens interaction and application model
HoloLens Clicker
Controlling your HoloLens remotely
Key differentiators
Exploring the possibilities with HoloLens
Development process and team building
Summary
Chapter 3: Explore HoloLens as Hologram - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Scenario prioritization
Sketching the scenarios
Assets design and development
Things to consider while using the 3D Asset Pipeline
Setting up a development environment
Using HoloLens emulator
Summary
Chapter 4: Explore HoloLens as Hologram - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Getting started - creating a new project
Setting up a project for holographic application
Build, run, and test the initial setup
Giving life to object - scripting
Deploying your app
Testing your application
Summary
Chapter 5: Remote Monitoring of Smart Building(s) Using HoloLens - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Scenario prioritization
Sketching the scenarios
3D Model - structure and components
Summary
Chapter 6: Remote Monitoring of Smart Building(s) Using HoloLens - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Solution development
Deploying your app onto a device
Extending the current solution
Summary
Chapter 7: Build End-to-End Retail Solution - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Sketching the scenarios
3D Model
Summary
Chapter 8: Build End-to-End Retail Scenario - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Getting the 3D Assets ready
Solution development
Deploying your app on a device
Extending the current solution
Summary
Chapter 9: Possibilities
HoloLens and Microsoft Bot Framework
HoloLens in healthcare
HoloLens and live streaming
Handling secure keys with Azure Key Vault
Summary
Chapter 10: Microsoft HoloLens in Enterprise
Microsoft HoloLens Commercial Suite
HoloLens device management using Microsoft Intune
Installing applications on HoloLens
Summary

What You Will Learn

  • Interact with holograms using different interaction models
  • Develop your first holographic app
  • Integrate holographic applications with cloud systems
  • Visualize data feeds coming from the cloud through holograms
  • Manage the application distribution of enterprise-enabled HoloLens
  • Integrate HoloLens applications with services deployed on Azure
  • Identify and create 3D Assets and Scenes
  • Use HoloLens to explore the Internet of Things

Authors

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Digital Reality - Under the Hood
Virtual Reality - what it is?
Augmented Reality - what it is?
Mixed Reality - what it is?
Digital Reality and the current market place
Summary
Chapter 2: HoloLens – The Most Natural Way to Interact
A closer look at HoloLens hardware
Cortana on HoloLens
The Mixed Reality world - HoloLens shell
Holograms in reality
HoloLens interaction and application model
HoloLens Clicker
Controlling your HoloLens remotely
Key differentiators
Exploring the possibilities with HoloLens
Development process and team building
Summary
Chapter 3: Explore HoloLens as Hologram - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Scenario prioritization
Sketching the scenarios
Assets design and development
Things to consider while using the 3D Asset Pipeline
Setting up a development environment
Using HoloLens emulator
Summary
Chapter 4: Explore HoloLens as Hologram - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Getting started - creating a new project
Setting up a project for holographic application
Build, run, and test the initial setup
Giving life to object - scripting
Deploying your app
Testing your application
Summary
Chapter 5: Remote Monitoring of Smart Building(s) Using HoloLens - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Scenario prioritization
Sketching the scenarios
3D Model - structure and components
Summary
Chapter 6: Remote Monitoring of Smart Building(s) Using HoloLens - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Solution development
Deploying your app onto a device
Extending the current solution
Summary
Chapter 7: Build End-to-End Retail Solution - Scenario Identification and Sketching
Envisioning
Sketching the scenarios
3D Model
Summary
Chapter 8: Build End-to-End Retail Scenario - Developing Application and Deploying on Device
Getting the 3D Assets ready
Solution development
Deploying your app on a device
Extending the current solution
Summary
Chapter 9: Possibilities
HoloLens and Microsoft Bot Framework
HoloLens in healthcare
HoloLens and live streaming
Handling secure keys with Azure Key Vault
Summary
Chapter 10: Microsoft HoloLens in Enterprise
Microsoft HoloLens Commercial Suite
HoloLens device management using Microsoft Intune
Installing applications on HoloLens
Summary

Book Details

ISBN 139781787281943
Paperback336 pages
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