Posted by: Beth Pariseau
VMware, VMworld 2010
VMworld opening keynote video — featuring a Matrix parody. This shot shows “The Oracle”, who told the narrator of the video his brain is now a “dumb terminal,” and got a huge laugh from the audience. That said, considering the context of The Matrix (a future dystopia brought about by artificially intelligent computers), I’m not sure The Matrix was the reference VMware wanted to be making!
Almost all of the ad space in the neighborhoods surrounding the Moscone center was virtualization-related; the spaces not devoted to virtualization ads of various types were dedicated to Apple or Microsoft consumer products.
Tech Target news director Alex Barrett interviews Raghu Raghuram, general manager of virtualization and cloud platforms for VMware.
Brian Madden regales the crowd at the Best of VMworld 2010 Awards ceremony Wednesday afternoon.
I gave these guys a big thumbs up after taking a picture of this T-shirt, displayed at their window table in a restaurant near Moscone. I don’t know who they DO work for, but it’s a clever shirt just the same.