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VMware is a company developing compute, cloud, mobility, networking, and security products and services. It offers solutions across 3 categories: Software-Defined Data Center (“SDDC”), Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Computing, and Digital Workspace - End-User Computing (“EUC”). The SDDC category comprises VMware vSphere, a data center platform that utilizes hypervisor software and provides the fundamental compute layer for VMware environments; a cloud management platform that manages hybrid environments running a range of workloads from traditional to container; networking products and services that enable users to connect and operate networks consistently within and across the data center, the cloud, and network edges; and storage and availability products. The Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Computing category is comprised of VCPP and included VMware Cloud Services, which enable customers to run, manage, connect, and secure their applications across private and public clouds. The EUC category offers Workspace ONE, a digital workspace platform powered by Unified Endpoint Management and VMware Horizon. The company serves telecommunications, education, government, manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and other industries.
HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)34,000(+10%)
Job Openings2,303
Revenue (FY, 2021)$11.8 B(+9%)
Share Price (May 2022)$129.3(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
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Key People/Management at Vmware

Raghu Raghuram

Raghu Raghuram

Chief Executive Officer
Rajiv Ramaswami

Rajiv Ramaswami

COO, Products and Cloud Services
Zane Rowe

Zane Rowe

Chief Financial Officer and Interim Chief Executive Officer
Mendel Rosenblum

Mendel Rosenblum

Co-Founder, Chief Scientist
Scott Devine

Scott Devine

Co-Founder, Principal Engineer
Edward Wang

Edward Wang

Co-Founder, Principal Engineer
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Vmware Office Locations

Vmware has offices in Palo Alto, Atlanta, Austin, Bellevue and in 35 other locations
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
3401 Hillview Ave
Atlanta, GA, US
1155 Perimeter Center W #1000
Austin, TX, US
3900 N Capital of Texas Hwy 5th Floor
Austin, TX, US
6500 River Pl Blvd Bldg.6
Bellevue, WA, US
500 108th Ave NE #1300Bellevue
Boston, MA, US
2 Ave de Lafayette
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Vmware Financials and Metrics

Vmware Revenue

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Vmware's revenue was reported to be $11.77 b in FY, 2021 which is a 8.8% increase from the previous period.

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Vmware's current market capitalization is $52.4 b.
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Vmware Operating Metrics

Vmware's Backlog was reported to be $124m in Q3, 2022.
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Vmware Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Mesh7May 12, 2021
SaltStackOctober 01, 2020
LastlineJune 04, 2020
OctarineMay 13, 2020
NyansaJanuary 21, 2020
Carbon BlackAugust 23, 2019$2.1 b
PivotalAugust 22, 2019$2.7 b
Avi NetworksJune 14, 2019
BitnamiMay 15, 2019
HeptioNovember 06, 2018$550 m
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Vmware Revenue Breakdown

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Vmware revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.9% from Professional Services, 25.8% from License, 22.0% from Subscription and SaaS and 43.4% from Software Maintenance

Vmware revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 50.0% from United States and 50.0% from International

Vmware Cybersecurity Score

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Vmware Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Vmware News and Updates

Critical VMware Workspace ONE Access Flaw Under Active Exploitation in the Wild

A week after VMware released patches to remediate eight security vulnerabilities in VMware Workspace ONE Access, threat actors have begun to actively exploit one of the critical flaws in the wild.

VMware Cross-Cloud Services Now Available in Microsoft Azure Marketplace

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced the availability of VMware Cross-Cloud services on Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. VMware customers can take advantage of the trusted Azure cloud platform to accelerate application modernizati…

VMware Unveils VMware Explore: The Industry’s Go-To-Event for All Things Multi-Cloud

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today unveiled VMware Explore, the global multi-cloud industry event. VMware Explore is an evolution of the company’s flagship conference, VMworld, and will be inclusive of more technologies, and ecosystem and developer communities that help shape the multi-cloud universe. …

Deloitte and VMware Collaborate to Launch Strategic Distributed Cloud Practice

Deloitte and VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) announced the creation of the Deloitte VMware Distributed Cloud (DVDC) practice to help clients transform their businesses and the industries they serve by more effectively implementing and utilizing distributed cloud architectures. The Deloitte and VMware allian…

VMware Prevents 100% of Critical Attacks Tested During MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluation

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) announced the results of its successful completion of the MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluation. VMware security solutions were put to the test in their detection and prevention of attack techniques used by Wizard Spider, a financially motivated cybercriminal group, and Sand…

Virgin Media O2 Partners with VMware to Complete 5G Roll-out Across UK and EU

Virgin Media O2 UK has selected VMware to help modernise its network and enable the continued success of its 5G rollout. The company will leverage VMware Telco Cloud Infrastructure to rapidly design, build, test and implement virtualised network functions, boosting innovation across its network and …
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Vmware Blogs

vRSLCM – Exception while validating for Scale-Out

Recently, I have been exploring the capabilities of VMware’s vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager (from now on vRSLCM). vRSLCM is a product for deployment, configuration, upgrading & patching, scale-up and scale-out of VMware products like; vRealize Automation, Orchestrator, Operations Manager, Netw…

Altaro Backup and Replication Review

Altaro VM backup is easy to implement, manage, and maintain. You can back up and replicate your VMware and Hyper-V VMs locally, across WAN, or to one of the cloud provider's storage accounts supported (AWS, Azure, or Wasabi). The backups are very efficient as only changed data gets sent to your back…

Technology Short Take 155

Welcome to Technology Short Take #155, just in time for the 2022 Memorial Day holiday weekend! (Here in the US, at least.) I mean, don’t you want to spend this weekend catching up on some technology-related articles instead of cooking on the grill and gathering with friends and family? I certainly h…

Skyline Advisor Pro Proactive Findings – May Edition

Tweet VMware Skyline Advisor Pro releases new Proactive Findings every month. Findings are prioritized by trending issues in VMware Support, issues raised through post escalation review, security vulnerabilities, and issues raised from VMware engineering, and customers. For the month of May, we rel…

MinIO Service deployment in vSphere with Tanzu [Video]

In this video, I demonstrate how to register a MinIO (S3 Object Store) vSphere Service in vSphere with Tanzu. This service is using the vSAN Data Persistence platform (DPp) to provide persistent storage for the service. Once the MinIO service is registered, it may be installed on vSphere with Tanzu.…

11 Best Referral Program Software to Grow Your Users and Business

Thinking of implementing a referral program strategy to grow sales? Want to know what’s the best referral program software for your business? Did you know that the lifetime value (LTV) of a referred customer is 16% higher than a non-referred customer? In this article, you’ll discover the meaning of …
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Vmware Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vmware founded?

    Vmware was founded in 1998.

  • Who are Vmware key executives?

    Vmware's key executives are Raghu Raghuram, Rajiv Ramaswami and Zane Rowe.

  • How many employees does Vmware have?

    Vmware has 34,000 employees.

  • What is Vmware revenue?

    Latest Vmware annual revenue is $11.8 b.

  • What is Vmware revenue per employee?

    Latest Vmware revenue per employee is $346.1 k.

  • Who are Vmware competitors?

    Competitors of Vmware include Ingram Micro, F5 and Morpheus Data.

  • Where is Vmware headquarters?

    Vmware headquarters is located at 3401 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Vmware offices?

    Vmware has offices in Palo Alto, Atlanta, Austin, Bellevue and in 35 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vmware have?

    Vmware has 41 offices.