Interop 2012: Attendance Improved, Vendor Excitement, Energy High

M. Spanbauer
M. Spanbauer

Summary Bullets:                

  • Interop attendance and vendor participation are often a bellweather for interest across much of enterprise IT
  • Several strong announcements once again highlight the importance of this show to vendors and the anticipated press and customer reaction

The weather is nice, the Mandalay Bay is busy, the Eye Candy lounge is once again packed in the evenings which all point to one thing: Interop is back in Vegas.  Over 350 vendors are demonstrating on the trade floor this year and the pitches appear to be well attended.  Additionally, the various technology and business tracks are also nearing capacity for the most part, which indicates significant buyer interest.  For the most part, it looks like the show is regaining its glory with new management and the associated benefits of some economic recovery. Continue reading “Interop 2012: Attendance Improved, Vendor Excitement, Energy High”