Verdi (Virtual Environment for Real-time Distributed applications over the Internet)
VERDI is a research project whose broad objective is the demonstration that advanced satellite broadband multimedia platforms can enable developers of Internet applications and publishers of rich-media contents to address the broadband Internet services market.
The VERDI project was articulated on three key technologies:
C-VIBE, the application designed by CALT in this project, is a virtual reality business simulation game in which learners, operating in distributed teams, are challenged to implement a major innovation in a fictitious company in which managers (represented by virtual characters) display dynamically different forms of resistance to change.
VERDI C-Vibe Technical Architecture (Overview)