Issue No. 04 - July/August (2011 vol. 13)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2011.66
Irena Bojanova , University of Maryland University College
<p>In the new era of globally dispersed operations, increasing travel costs, and the ever-growing need for real-time decision-making, organizations should look for new, immersive technologies for distance collaboration. Virtual environments can provide flexible, cost-effective, and efficient ways for distributed team members, partners, and customers to connect.</p>
Keywords: virtual world, distance collaboration, distance learning, information technology
I. Bojanova, "Physical Presence through Virtual Worlds," in IT Professional, vol. 13, no. , pp. 4-5, 2011.