Second Life | Sector Software

Second Life

We have been in the online virtual world of Second Life for two years, during which we have been constantly learning every facet of this massive multiplayer world including building, scripting, social networks, shortcuts and tips n tricks. We now posess a wealth of knowledge that allows us to create your business presence in Second Life.

Your Business In Second Life

Design & Build

Although the concept of virtual worlds is still in its infancy. The virtual world of Second Life has already attracted millions of people to join. Second Life is not a game, there is no goal, instead, each resident is able to take part in Second Life in whatever way they want. This allows Second Life to be used for a variety of business processes including

  • Marketing your business in this new medium
  • Attending or holding business meetings
  • Networking
  • Attending Conferences and Trade Shows
  • Creating brand awareness
  • Recruiting
  • Conducting online Interviews
  • Staff or Customer Training
  • Simulation
  • Customer Research and Feedback
  • Prototyping
  • Collaboration

Teleport There Now!

In Real Life you may find it difficult getting past the receptionist but in Second Life it is common to be able to walk in the door of many major corporations and chat directly with the technical, sales or even management without an appointment or any kind of prior arrangement.

Although many companies are only just discovering Second Life and the enormous benefits it holds for business interaction, we have been working in this online virtual world for over two years. During our 4000+ hours of time spent in Second Life, we have been constantly learning every facet of this massive multiplayer world, including etiquette, technical considerations, building, land rental, scripting, social networks, shortcuts and a vast number of tips and tricks for using Second Life as an effective business tool.

What We Can Do For You

Our wealth of experience allows us to create your business presence in Second Life. We can provide many services including:-

  • Build your offices, showroom, gallery or exhibition space.
  • Train your staff in the use of Second Life
  • Create 3d models of your products.
  • Design marketing materials, visitor counters, get visitor feedback etc.

Who Is Using Second Life Before You

There has never been a better time for getting your business represented in Second Life. Some companies who have already discovered the business benefits of Second Life include:-

  • 20th Century Fox.
  • ABN AMRO Bank
  • Adidas
  • American Apparel
  • BBC Radio 1
  • Cisco
  • Dell
  • Harvard Law School
  • IBM
  • Mazda
  • Microsoft
  • MTV
  • National Physical Laboratory
  • Reebok
  • Reuters
  • Sky News
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Universal Motown Records Group

Cisco use Second Life to promote products and give demonstrations. Dell sells PC’s from within Second Life. IBM use Second Life to promote products and have some interesting guest speakers at their virtual seminars. Reuters reports news within Second Life, they also give away free wall mounted displays that display news and lots of other information. Sky News has a virtual newsroom which is modelled on its real life newsroom. This is used to hold events with members of the public dropping in to ask questions. Starwood Hotels constructed a new hotel in Second Life before the actual hotel is built. This was used to gauge public opinion and to test the design for usability prior to starting work on the brick version.

How Can I Get My Business In Second Life

Premises

You can start off with a shop, warehouse, showroom or even own your own island in Second Life. Contact us to discuss the best way forward for your particular business. We can advise on land ownership, management, building, promotion and any other needs you might have.

People

Although we can program your SL presence to interact with visitors in Second Life without you having to be present. The maximum benefit is gained when your representative/s visit inworld to do talks, answer questions or just be in the virtual office. We can train your staff in becoming a Second Life native.