-- Smart glasses wearable headsets enhance audit quality by providing live video streams to enhance accuracy and participation of inventory observation stakeholders -- Protect health and safety of auditors and reduce risk of exposure to infectious diseases, such as COVID-19
Audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP deployed a new way to conduct remote inventory observations and is using smart glasses for quality control. By implementing the use of AMA XpertEye’s technology software on the RealWear HMT-1, KPMG’s deployment enables inventory observations to be conducted from remote locations, enhancing accuracy while mitigating many travel and logistical issues, as well as health and safety concerns.
KPMG LLP is the U.S. firm of the KPMG global organization of independent professional services firms providing audit, tax and advisory services. The KPMG global organization operates in 146 countries and territories and has close to 227,000 people working in member firms around the world. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such. KPMG International Limited is a private English company limited by guarantee. KPMG International Limited and its related entities do not provide services to clients.
KPMG is widely recognized for being a great place to work and build a career. Our people share a sense of purpose in the work we do, and a strong commitment to community service, inclusion and diversity and eradicating childhood illiteracy. Learn more at www.kpmg.com/us.
With nearly a decade of proven experience in remote assistance solutions, AMA is helping medical institutions and industrial organizations of all sizes accelerate their smart workplace transformation. Our market-leading XpertEye Assisted Reality platform has been deployed in more than 100 countries, addressing a wide range of applications like remote inspections, audits, diagnostics and workflow management. These unequaled remote interactive collaboration solutions empower our customers to improve productivity, speed up resolution time, and maximize uptime. Our presence worldwide – with offices in the U.S., U.K., Romania, Japan, Hong Kong, Germany, France, China and Canada – allows us to work in every time zone and reach our customers wherever they are. Learn more at www.amaxperteye.com.
RealWear® is a knowledge transfer platform company providing in-situ information and in-the-field training with software and hardware to help people improve safety and increase productivity at work. The company’s flagship system, the HMT-1®, is the best ruggedized head-mounted, wearable, Android-class tablet computer that frees a worker’s hands for dangerous jobs. With an ever-growing number of hands-free enterprise-ready software apps and integrations, enterprise customers gain instant knowledge for faster troubleshooting, communication, and inspection with remote mentor, visual assist, document navigation, industrial IoT visualization and digital workflow solutions. Learn more at www.realwear.com.