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Contact: Aaron Dubrow
adubrow@nsf.gov
703-292-4489
National Science Foundation

Presentation of Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise Virtual Environment

Caption: The Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise (LITE) uses virtual environments for workers' safety training on oil and gas rigs. LITE plans to use US Ignite's gigabit services to expand the virtual and interactive learning with the training centers outside of Southern Louisiana. Training in virtual environment offers cost and performance improvements over traditional methods.

Credit: Glenn Ricart, US Ignite

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