Greatest Moments In Interop History

, March 20, 2014 It's hard to believe it's been 26 years since the first commercial Interop conference. Over the years, vendors made splashes with new technologies, Interop grew beyond its Silicon Valley roots, and celebrities like Mr. T joined the action. Here's a look at some of the best moments in Interop's rich history.
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Wireless Grabs The Spotlight

In 2009, Wi-Fi vendor Xirrus caused a stir on the Interop show floor with its huge booth that included a boxing ring. Interop attendees watched in awe at the boxing matches, which included female pugilists duking it out. That a Wi-Fi vendor stole the show highlighted the uptake of wireless networking in the enterprise.


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