Wednesday, February 11, 2009

11 Immersive Technologies For Business

Serious Games changing the way we work


Via: Clever Zebra - 11 Virtual Worlds Technologies That Will Change the Way we Work
Clever Zebra, in its late January posting, has evaluated virtual world technologies for the
Virtual Worlds for Business book, identifying 11 platforms of importance to enterprise for meetings, training and collaboration.

Clever Zebra has segmented those platforms into three main categories:

  • Business Ready
  • On The Radar and
  • Upcoming
Business Ready

The following worlds are those Clever Zebra considers being "business ready”:

OLIVE


ProtoSphere


Qwaq Forums


web.alive


Active Worlds


and Second Life

On The Radar
Open Simulator with two main distributions of OpenSim of interest to enterprise : realXtend and 3Di OpenSim .


Project Wonderland


Multiverse



Upcoming Platforms
3DXplorer



Vastpark