OpenDIS Plugin

General Info

GRILL® OpenDIS Plugin

GRILL® DIS is a plugin developed for Unreal Engine that supports military-standard Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) data interchange. A demonstration project using Cesium ION as the geospatial environment allows for rich interaction and display of DIS entities. Developed with a focus on ease of use while also having an extensible architecture, the backbone of the plugin uses the free and open-source military maintained OpenDIS library. The plugin is free, open source, and projected to be publicly available on GitHub in May 2022!

Publications

Cesium Blog

The Air Force Research Lab’s Gaming Research Integration for Learning Lab (GRILL) is using Cesium for Unreal to visualize DIS training simulations. Through utilizing commercial and government off the shelf gaming technology, the GRILL builds the technology for serious games that support operational efficiency and effectiveness...