By now you have heard (since everyone has been screaming their heads off about it) that virtual server is going to be important to your IT operations, and, oh BTW did we mention it is free?
As IT infrastructure goes, so goes the world of gaming (some people say gaming leads and IT follows). People are paying real money to advertise in virtual worlds online.
When simoleons are on the line, folks get testy about missed SLAs.
MOF, DSI, ITIL - they are not just for "realspace" anymore.