Most people would not think to use an infographic as their resumé, but one clever client of ours did just that. She wanted something that would set her apart as an non-traditional thinker and which would grab attention. We suggested she try the infographic route, with great success at conveying a good deal of information about her qualifications, skills, and interests very quickly.
The second sample is more straightforward at showing the integration of the different elements of a software's components.
Whenever information needs to be conveyed quickly and in an organized manner, chances are, an infographic will serve to accomplish that purpose faster and more engagingly than plain text.