Indian tech giant Infosys has launched a new initiative, “Metaverse Foundry,” with the aim of easy“
to ease and fast-track enterprises’ exploration of the Metaverse, including virtual and augmented environments, for their customers, workplace, products, and operation.”
Metaverse Foundry is a tool that will explore the Metaverse using more than 100 pre-made templates and use cases. These features will allow enterprises to explore the Metaverse from a new perspective.
Metaverse is currently restricted to the games; however, most tech giants are leaping in this field. With the launch of Meta, many leading tech companies are working to develop their Metaverse and analyzing the ways to utilize this future technology for their benefit.
Infosys’s Metaverse foundry has already collaborated with many leading companies to grow their digital ecosystems.
Japanese Multinational, Komastu’s partnered with Infosys Metaverse foundry and hopes to explore the potential of the virtual world.
“Our strategic foresight and transformation roadmap point to the rapid acceleration of digital ecosystems, and we are looking to bring its value to all facets of our business – both as we know them today and to what we can create for the future. We are excited to partner with Infosys metaverse foundry to uncover the most significant investment we must make in the virtual world and plant seeds today that are most likely to bear fruit for our future.”
Metaverse in India
India is a huge country with more than 440 million gamers. The total users involved in gaming accounts for 16% of the global gamer base. Considering the massive young population inclined towards gaming, India is an enticing market for Metaverse. And there are Indian start-ups such as Bollyverse and Loka leading the NFT and Metaverse trends.
Infosys, 40 years old veteran company in technology, joining this revolution could be a game-changer. Infosys is already working with major companies and sharing its IT and business consulting expertise. With the launch of Metaverse foundry, Infosys could help these companies easily join Metaverse and find ways to utilize this evolving technology to their advantage.
Gargi Sinha is working as Senior Journalist at Confea. She has completed her Masters in Journalism from Delhi University. She has interest in crypto and blockchain technology.