Microsoft demonstrated a new type of Xbox 360 Avatar. The new avatars attempt to simulate both the look and mannerisms of the actual player in a much more precise manner then that of the current simple cartoon type characters currently offered in the Kinect console adding another level or realism to the interactive gaming console.
True to Life Avatars coming to your Microsoft Kinect
Despite the popularity of cloud software, many companies are reluctant to move their contact centers to the cloud. This white paper breaks down cloud architecture, the benefits of cloud and the difference between cloud and on-premise systems. It's a helpful resource for companies who are curious about cloud contact center software but have reservations. It offers practical explanations, extensive research and a guide to selecting the right cloud contact center vendor.
This IDC study assists senior IT leaders in assessing the current state of their hybrid cloud management processes, governance models, technologies, and skills to identify gaps and create a road map for better aligning the organization's management model and tools with the emerging needs of complex, dynamic self-service hybrid cloud environments. This IDC MaturityScape identifies five maturity stages for hybrid cloud management based on a set of specific people, process, and technology dimensions and outcomes. …