DEMO 08 hosted 77 companies in Palm Desert, Calif., each vying for the attention of venture capitalists, customers and journalists with six-minute presentations of their cutting-edge wares. For the purposes of solution providers, system integrators and VARs, a smaller number really stood out with products and applications designed for business implementation. Here's a look at 20 DEMO 08 products the channel is really going to love.
YOICS UNIVERSAL NETWORKING FROM YOICS
Kicking off our list is Palo Alto, Calif.-based Yoics, which serves up a product that automatically configures network connectivity for broadband connected local area networks, essentially transforming any broadband connected computer into "an Internet accessible and shareable personal server."