ThinkBalm offers independent IT industry analysis and strategy consulting services focused on work-related use of the Immersive Internet. ThinkBalm was established in June, 2008 and is headquartered in Rhode Island, USA. Research area: work-related use of the Immersive Internet. This includes virtual worlds and campuses, immersive learning environments, and 3D business applications. ThinkBalm offers research and analysis and custom strategy consulting on these topics to technology marketers and Immersive Internet advocates, implementers, and explorers. ThinkBalm Innovation Community. The ThinkBalm Innovation Community is a collaborative community with the mission of advancing adoption of work-related use of the Immersive Internet. We focus on use cases like learning and training, meetings, conferences, business activity rehearsal, data visualization, collaborative design and prototyping, remote system and facility management, and HR management.

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Research Report: ThinkBalm Immersive Internet Business Value Study

by ThinkBalmMay 26, 2009

The Immersive Internet is a collection of emerging technologies combined with a social culture that has roots in video games and virtual worlds. Success in the consumer virtual world and video game markets has driven experimentation with immersive technology in the workplace. During the past year, the idea of using immersive technology at work has gained traction and anecdotal success has led to questions about business value. To try to answer these questions about the business value of using immersive technologies in the workplace, ThinkBalm industry analysts surveyed 66 Immersive Internet practitioners and conducted 15 in-depth interviews. This report contains the research findings and analysis.