Over 500,000 Customers Run Their Enterprises on VMware

Realizing the benefits of the VMware One Cloud, Any Application, Any Device architecture requires a trustworthy and reliable foundation. That foundation is built on virtualization, where VMware is the proven choice. More than 500,000 customers of all sizes, including the entire Fortune 500, have selected VMware as the platform that can deliver the promise of a unified hybrid cloud and business mobility. VMware vSphere -- the industry’s most robust and production-tested hypervisor – provides VMware-powered enterprise data centers with the reliability and performance they need. Our many customers, thousands of service providers, and our own vCloud Air public cloud use vSphere as the foundation for all workloads – from the largest, most mission-critical server applications to end-user desktops.

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Analysts recognize VMware as a Leader


Gartner has placed VMware in the highest position of the Leaders quadrant of every x86 Server Virtualization Magic Quadrant published – the only vendor to be so recognized.

Gartner named VMware a Visionary in its Magic Quadrant for Data Center Networking for the second consecutive year.

VMware vCloud Air was promoted to the “Visionary” group in the Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service.

For the fifth consecutive year, Gartner named AirWatch by VMware as a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management Suites.

Temkin Group

In the latest surveys by Temkin Group, customers rate their experience with VMware as #1 among technology vendors and VMware has the highest Net Promoter Score of all software vendors.



More customers worldwide use VMware to manage their private, hosted and public cloud environments than any other vendor, according to IDC.

The VMware business mobility solution provided by Horizon and AirWatch, was ranked highest by IDC in their latest “ Worldwide Virtual Client Computing Software 2015 Vendor Assessment


Info-Tech places VMware as the leading cloud management vendor.
Vendor Landscape: Cloud Management Platforms


451 Research

VMware is the leading vendor solution for cloud functions like self-service catalogs, cloud management consoles, cloud governance, and metering & billing.

Gigaom Research

VMware provides the highest-rated virtual desktop platform according to Gigaom Research, beating out Citrix, Microsoft, Dell and Amazon. Gigaom Research – Sector RoadMap: virtual desktops in 2014


ZDNet and TechPro

CxOs surveyed by ZDNet and Tech Pro Research ranked VMware as their most important IT vendor over the next three years.


Enterprises trust VMware with their business-critical workloads

Thousands of VMware customers have successfully virtualized their Business-Critical Exchange, Oracle Databases, Oracle E-Business Suite, SQL, SAP, and Java applications.

VMware customers are successfully running large Oracle databases on VMware vSphere

Oracle users virtualize their mission-critical databases on VMware vSphere six times more often than on any other hypervisor.

Tests with vSphere 6 show that even very large and demanding Oracle database workloads can be successfully run with excellent performance with vSphere.