BISim releases 3D virtual Earth image generator



Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim), a global developer of advanced military simulation and training software, has announced the release of VBS Blue IG, its high-performance, CIGI-compliant, 3D whole-earth image generator, the company said.

BISim first made its mark in the military simulation and virtual training market with the release of Virtual Battlespace (VBS), a comprehensive desktop training product. Based on flexible gaming technology, VBS delivered high-fidelity, low-cost disruptive technology into the mil-sim domain; it has since been widely adopted by defense organizations in 57 countries, and is used to train hundreds of thousands of military personnel annually.

With the release of VBS Blue IG, the company´s second major product, BISim aims to use game-based technology and its knowledge of military customers´ needs to disrupt the image generator market.

VBS Blue IG is a 3D planetary simulation that is cloud-enabled, geo-specific with round-earth procedural rendering and editing. VBS Blue IG is designed for all applicable use cases from land, air and sea, including multichannel IG configurations as well as virtual reality-based training applications. VBS Blue IG´s uniquely versatile engine is able to provide new training capability for military and defense organizations to visualize and rehearse complex joint military operations anywhere in the world.

Founded in 2001, Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim) is a global software company at the forefront of simulation and training solutions for defense and civilian organizations.