VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Built on VMware’s industry-leading virtualization technology, our solutions deliver a new model of IT that is fluid, instant and more secure. Customers can innovate faster by rapidly developing, automatically delivering and more safely consuming any application. With 2015 revenues of $6.6 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers, more than 75,000 partners, and 19,000+ employees in 120+ locations around the world. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community.

Company Growth (employees)
Palo Alto, US
Size (employees)
19,900 (est)
Vmware was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

Vmware Office Locations

Vmware has an office in Palo Alto
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
3401 Hillview Ave

Vmware Data and Metrics

Vmware Financial Metrics

Vmware's revenue was reported to be $496 m in Q1, 2018

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

496 m

Net income (Q1, 2018)

(8 m)

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

(41 m)

Market capitalization (19-Sep-2017)

45.4 b

Cash (05-May-2017)

3.9 b
Vmware's current market capitalization is $45.4 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.9 b3.8 b4.6 b5.2 b6 b6.6 b7.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

2.4 b

R&D expense

1.5 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2018


1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.7 b1.6 b1.7 b1.8 b496 m

Sales and marketing expense

544 m529 m536 m565 m556 m565 m580 m564 m231 m

R&D expense

317 m327 m305 m322 m331 m356 m363 m389 m150 m

General and administrative expense

179 m169 m187 m180 m201 m172 m167 m178 m63 m
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


2.5 b1.6 b2 b1.6 b2.3 b2.1 b2.5 b2.8 b

Current Assets

7.7 b9.1 b9.4 b10.3 b


845 m1 b1.1 b1 b


3 b4 b4 b4 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2018


2.1 b2.3 b1.9 b1.8 b2.1 b2.8 b3 b2.7 b3.9 b

Current Assets

8.2 b8.5 b8.7 b8.7 b8.7 b9.5 b10.1 b9.6 b9.8 b


936 m969 m1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b993 m


3.9 b3.9 b4 b4 b4 b4 b4 b4 b4 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1 b886 m997 m1.2 b

Depreciation and Amortization

337 m345 m335 m345 m

Accounts Receivable

(71 m)(270 m)(110 m)(224 m)

Accounts Payable

30 m69 m(35 m)(9 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2018

Net Income

167 m194 m196 m172 m256 m161 m265 m319 m(8 m)

Accounts Payable

163 m139 m106 m115 m104 m116 m
USDY, 2017


24.9 k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Vmware Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
ApteligentMay 15, 2017
WavefrontApril 13, 2017

Vmware Market Value History

Vmware Median Salaries

Source: 1.9 k public H-1B filings from Vmware

Traffic Overview of Vmware

Vmware Online and Social Media Presence

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