Simplicity Across Clouds Is Rare
91% of executives are looking to improve “consistency across [their] public cloud environments."
Applications Need to Be Modernized
68% of developers want to expand use of modern application frameworks, APIs and services.
Distributed Work Models Are Here to Stay
72% of enterprise employees are working from non-traditional environments.
Security Is a Top-Down Concern
Risk related to security, data and privacy issues remains the #1 multi-cloud challenge.
Get on a Faster Path to Prod
Build and deploy quickly and securely on any public cloud or on-premises Kubernetes cluster.
Simplify Kubernetes Operations
Build and operate a secure, multi-cloud container infrastructure at scale.
Pair with App Development Experts
Unlock value by modernizing your existing apps and building innovative new products.
Connect and Run with Confidence
Reduce time-to-value, lower costs, and enhance security while modernizing your private and public cloud infrastructure.
Enhance Digital Experiences
Securely, reliably, and optimally connect applications in the cloud and at the edge to deliver unique experiences.
Run enterprise apps at scale with a consistent cloud infrastructure across public clouds, data centers and edge environments.
Deliver an Engaging Experience
Put employees first with device choice, flexibility, and seamless, consistent, high-quality experiences.
Secure Today’s Anywhere Workspace
Ease the move to Zero Trust with situational intelligence and connected control points.
Automate the Workspace
Manage to outcomes — not tasks — with intelligent compliance, workflow and performance management.
Secure & Connect Workloads
Operationalize consistent security and networking across apps, users, and entities with transparency built into our tools.
Protect APIs — the New Endpoints
Increase app velocity and centrally manage, secure, connect, and govern your clusters no matter where they reside.
Get built-in threat intelligence spanning users, endpoints and networks to evolve your protection in a dynamic landscape.
Deliver security and networking as a built-in distributed service across users, apps, devices, and workloads in any cloud.
Work with a VMware Partner
Partners deliver outcomes with their expertise and VMware technology, creating exceptional value for our mutual customers.
Become a Partner
Together with our partners, VMware is building the new multi-cloud ecosystem positioned to become essential to our customers.
VMware Research and the Academic Program bring university researchers and industry researchers together to push the boundaries of technology and solve some of the toughest challenges in computing. We are interested in extraordinary ideas, and how to build tomorrow’s transformative technologies today.
VMware Research is VMware’s flagship research organization tackling projects that advance our fundamental understanding of computer science, and exploring new technology types and applications. Some current areas of work include innovations in platform architecture and operating systems, research issues in storage, reliability, and security of distributed systems, and new approaches for probabilistic analysis, optimization, and randomization.
Learn More at research.vmware.com
VMware sponsors and collaborates with a number of academic research centers both in the U.S. and internationally. Our collaborations bring together leading academic researchers across a number of fields, and technical staff across VMware, to jointly envision and explore the future of computing. Some recent center partnerships include:
VMware partners with government agencies on occasion to develop innovative research challenges and co-sponsor academic research in areas of national significance. One recent collaboration is the NSF/VMware Partnership on Software Defined Infrastructure as a Foundation for Clean-Slate Computing Security (SDI-CSCS). This 3-year, $6M academic research program is in collaboration with the U.S. National Science Foundation, a well-known federal funding agency in science and engineering.
In February 2018, VMware and the U.S. National Science Foundation announced their second joint $6M solicitation of research proposals, due by May 22, 2018, entitled “NSF / VMware Partnership on Edge Computing Data Infrastructure (ECDI)”. Full details can be found here.
VMware is a proud sponsor of academic conferences and workshops which promote innovative ideas and bring research communities together for meaningful discussion. Some recent sponsorships include:
USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST)
USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI)
ACM International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS)
ACM SIGPLAN/SIGOPS International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments (VEE)
European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys)
IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX ATC)
ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communications (ACM SIGCOMM)
International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB)
ACM International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (ACM MobiCom)
ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks Workshop (HotNets)