Useful VMWorld 2009 info


Complimentary wireless access is available to all conference attendees in specific areas. Look for “VMworld2009” in your list of available wireless networks. The wireless network supports 802.11 a/b/g protocols and there is no WEP key. Once you connect to the network, just launch your Internet browser to gain access. If you need help connecting, please see the conference staff at the information desks located throughout the conference.

Email stations

Sponsored by HP, where you can check email, confirm and print your schedule, and fill out overall conference surveys, are located throughout the VMworld conference venue. VMworld email stations are located in the Moscone South Lobby, Concourse Level and at the Marriott Hotel, Yerba Buena Ballroom.


  • Breakfast and Lunch are served in the Moscone Center, Hall A. Lunch will also be served in The Forum, with additional seating in Yerba Buena Gardens.

  • Continental Breakfast Tuesday & Wednesday: 6:30am – 8:00am
    Thursday: 7:30am – 9:00am

    Tuesday through Thursday: 11:30am – 1:30pm

VMWorld Alumni

Have you attended two previous VMworld conferences as a general attendee? If yes, you’re a VMworld Alumnus! We want to recognize and thank you for your continued support of VMworld, so be sure to take advantage of the many special alumni activities and opportunities during the conference. Drop by the exclusive Alumni Lounge, located in Room 105 of the Moscone Center, to hang out, get online, have a snack or simply rejuvenate. You can pick up your exclusive alumni button here, too. Alumni also get 10% off

VMware merchandise during VMworld 2009, redeemable at the VMware Company Store, located in the South Lobby.