with the internet vcsy has been prescient about the dawn of peoples across the globe uniting for business and social communication. Now the development of virtual worlds makes this interaction more pressing and important. ibm, hp, sun, etc all forge forward with their virtualization efforts. The ultimate in disaster backup is virtualization. why not put it in a virtual world. why not just equate the storage area network or san in the vmware architecture with a virtual world? Now we have avatars capable of interacting with different faces , voices , and languages representing peoples from different countries, continents, languages, religions, ethnic background, etc. via the wonder of servers. more than ever they/we need vcsy and their xml to keep things in order. the world bridges allowing the one virtual cosmos, world economy, fashion sports, gaming. What did they say about our former chinese enemies during the coldwar... the most intelligent observation was that one person saw 1 billion potential capitalists....he didn't even count India in that equation.