Gartner Research

Vendor Rating: VMware

Published: 28 March 2018

ID: G00346920

Analyst(s): Nathan Hill , Dennis Smith , Gary Spivak , Lydia Leong , Andrew Lerner , Thomas Bittman , Kyle Hilgendorf , Edward Weinstein , Michael Warrilow


VMware remains a bellwether in the data center but continues to adjust in the quickly changing cloud computing landscape. I&O leaders must continually assess the VMware product and technology offerings to ensure the offerings deliver value needed in a changing world.

Table Of Contents

Overall Rating

  • Overall Rating: Positive

Detailed Rating

  • Product/Service: Positive
  • Support/Account Management: Positive
  • Pricing Structure: Variable
  • Technology/Methodology: Positive
  • Strategy: Positive
  • Corporate Viability: Positive
  • Financial: Positive

Additional Analyst Insights

  • VMware Hybrid Cloud Services
  • Cloud and Virtualization Management
  • End-User Computing
  • Networking
  • Containers and OpenStack
  • Edge and IoT

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