Real-time 360° Communication Technology Gives Southeast Asian Businesses a Competitive Edge

SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(October 11, 2021)– Avatour, the remote collaboration platform for site meetings, today announced a reseller agreement with IoT service provider Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd., a joint venture between NTT DOCOMO and Thailand-based IT company, Loxley. This is the first step in expanding the partnership between Avatour and NTT DOCOMO announced last month.

As part of the agreement, Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd. will have reseller rights for Avatour’s remote collaboration technology across Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia. This marks Avatour’s increased presence in Southeast Asia, and new opportunities for remote collaboration in Thailand, and the expansion of Avatour’s partnership with the NTT DOCOMO Group.

Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd. is paving the way for wider and more integrated applications of emerging telecommunication technology in the region. “As for corporate sales, there are ongoing discussions over the possibility to use Avatour’s tools in Southeast Asia where manufacturing and construction businesses are rapidly growing, and verification is scheduled to be conducted, aiming to globally deploy the solutions,” said Akira Sekine, president of Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd.

Avatour’s combination of visual realism and effortless conversation results in a superior means of collaboration between remote viewers and on-site personnel, saving money while increasing productivity. Avatour’s cloud-based service utilizes a combination of proprietary software and off-the-shelf hardware to quickly deploy virtual site meetings for up to 20 live viewers per session.

“We are excited about the continued evolution of our partnership with the NTT DOCOMO family of companies,” said Devon Copley, CEO of Avatour. “Our new engagement with Mobile Innovations will allow us to provide a higher level of service to Avatour customers in Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia.”

For more information on Avatour’s platform, please visit www.avatour.co. For further information about Mobile Innovations, please see https://www.mobileinnovation.asia/.

About Avatour

Avatour is the remote collaboration platform for virtual site meetings. Combining full-motion 360° capture with real-time communication, Avatour provides remote users with full spatial context, enabling more effective collaboration with on-site personnel. Founded in 2018 by former Nokia OZO team leaders Devon Copley and Prasad Balasubramanian, Avatour is headquartered in Palo Alto, California. For more information, visit www.avatour.co.

About Mobile Innovations

Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd. is IoT service provider company in Southeast Asia. Our main products such as Fleet management service and SMS broad casting service have been used for more than a decade so far by enterprise customers, contributing to their growth. Mobile Innovation Co., Ltd. was established in 2004 as a joint venture between NTT DOCOMO, INC. and Loxley Public Company Limited. NTT DOCOMO is a leading mobile network operator in Japan, providing comprehensive services centered on mobility, and Loxley, with a history of almost 80 years, is a leading company in Thailand with a track record in a wide range of businesses.