How can you become the master of the IT universe? Play Intel’s IT Manager 2.0 game. In the game you put your IT skills to the test. Solve problems, balance budgets and train your staff in your quest for an improved company.
The Flash driven game is a cute little distraction. Once you register read the instructions and begin play. The game play has you dropping your character on different problems. Adding to your skills is important. There are mini-games that require you to think and ones for fun like the Asteroids clone.
If you get good enough at the game your stock price will rise. There is an ITMG2 leader board that lists the top 50 companies (players), their level achieved and stock price.
ITMG2 is not just a sim. Featuring the latest in Intel technology, it allows you to call the shots in a busy IT department. You hire, you fire IT staff. You control the IT budget, choosing which technologies the company employees should be equipped with to do their jobs to the best of their ability. Do well, and your success will be rewarded.
The goal is to create the most streamlined and profitable company possible through technology leadership and aim for the optimum work environment. Claim global bragging rights on the ITMG2 leader board. Be a master of the universe!
The only products you can purchase are Intel products so it is an advertising vehicle. Still it is a clever time waster. For more information and to play visit the ITMG2 web site.