Description of VMware, Inc.
VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Built on VMware’s industry-leading virtualization technology, our solutions deliver a brave 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 2014 revenues of $6 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers and 75,000 partners. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout the world and can be found online at www.vmware.com
Company Type: Public
Company Size: 10,000 Plus
Description of VMware Security Product(s)
The VMWare NSX embeds networking and security functionality that is typically handled in hardware directly into the hypervisor. It delivers the operational model of a virtual machine for networking and security. It reproduces in software the entire networking environment, including L2, L3 and L4–L7 network services within each virtual network. It delivers micro-segmentation and granular security to the individual workload, enabling a fundamentally more secure data center.