VMworld 2011: Weird, Wacky And Wonderful
Virtualization and cloud computing are the two most booming segments of the IT industry right now, so it's not surprising that vendors in this space would have considerable marketing resources at their disposal. But strolling around the show floor at VMworld 2011, one couldn't help but be impressed with the creativity in the marketing signage in the booths.
There are only so many ways to make the case that the cloud and virtualization are saving companies tons of money and propelling the industry to new heights of efficiency, but somehow, VMworld exhibitors found ways to express themselves in ways that stood out, and in some cases, entertained. Following are 20 examples.