Companies Explore Private Virtual Worlds

CSI: NY in Second Life.

Alternatives to Second Life provide security while boosting productivity

Meetings, conferences and training programs in a 3D virtual world such as Second Life can be more engaging and productive than traditional online sessions and phone calls, and much less expensive than face-to-face meetings requiring travel. But some companies aren’t willing to take on the security and compliance risks of using a public platform and are instead opting for private virtual worlds created behind the corporate firewall.

Read full article in CIO. This article also appeared in PCWorld.