It has been almost ten years since the release of Windows 95. Hidden in Windows 95 was a library containing functionality never before seen on the desktop - Open GL. Open GL, a standards-based enabling technology, made creating interactive 3-D graphics faster, easier and more dependable than before.
Now, 10 years later, where have these 3-D graphics gone to provide business advantage to those working with data? Instead of the virtual reality interfaces postulated in 1992, interactive desktop 3-D has become much more effective at solving specific business needs in monitoring, analysis and reporting and is now broadly referred to as information visualization and visual analytics.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Information Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access