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VMware, Inc.

VMware, Inc.

Sector: Prepackaged Software Region: CA, United States


: | New York Stock Exchange: VMW


Similar to: SAP SE, Parrot SA, Monitise Plc

VMware, Inc. provides virtualization infrastructure solutions utilized by organizations to help transform the way they build, deliver and consume information technology resources. Its virtualization infrastructure solutions, which include a suite of products designed to deliver a software-defined data center, run on industry-standard desktop computers and servers and support a wide range of operating system and application environments, as well as networking and storage infrastructures. The company develops and markets its products and service offerings within three main product groups: software-defined data center, end-user computing and hybrid cloud computing. VMware was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward Wang and Edouard Bugnion in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

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Executives

Pat Gelsinger , CEO
Pat Gelsinger joined VMware in September 2012, bringing more than 30 years of technology and leadership experience. Most recently, Gelsinger led EMC’s Information Infrastructure Products business as president and COO, overseeing engineering and operations for information storage, data computing, backup and recovery, RSA security and enterprise solutions as well as the office of the CTO.
Prior to EMC, Gelsinger spent 30 years in numerous technical, management and executive roles at Intel, where he began his career. He led Intel’s Digital Enterprise Group, the company’s largest business unit and responsible for enterprise products including the Xeon and Itanium processors, as senior vice president and co-general manager, and he also led the Desktop Products Group responsible for desktop processors, chipsets and motherboards for consumer and commercial customers. Gelsinger was Intel’s first CTO, and as the head of Intel Labs he led many of the company’s research initiatives. He was also the architect of the original 80486 processor and a design engineer on the 80386 and 80286 processor design teams.
Gelsinger holds six patents in the areas of VLSI design, computer architecture and communications, is a well-known speaker on technology trends, and has received a variety of industry awards. He earned an associate's degree from Lincoln Technical Institute in 1979, a bachelor's degree from Santa Clara University in 1983 (magna cum laude) and a master's degree from Stanford University in 1985, all in electrical engineering. In 2008 he was named a Fellow of the IEEE and awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters in 2008 from William Jessup University.
Carl Eschenbach, President and Chief Operating Officer
Carl Eschenbach joined VMware in June 2002 and acts as the company’s chief operating officer. Eschenbach brings more than 24 years of high-tech industry experience including infrastructure software, networking, telephony and storage. Prior to joining VMware, Eschenbach was vice president of North America Sales at Inktomi, and he has held various sales management positions with 3Com, EMC and Lucent Technologies.
Jonathan Chadwick , Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Jonathan Chadwick joined VMware as chief financial officer and executive vice president in November 2012. Chadwick most recently served as the chief financial officer of Skype since March 2011, and as a corporate vice president of Microsoft Corporation since its acquisition of Skype in October 2011. Chadwick joined Skype from McAfee, an antivirus software and computer security company, where he was executive vice president and chief financial officer from June 2010 until February 2011, when McAfee was acquired by Intel Corporation. From 1997 to 2010, Chadwick held various finance roles at Cisco Systems, including senior vice president, CFO – global customer markets, senior vice president, corporate controller and principal accounting officer, and vice president, corporate finance & planning. He also worked for Coopers & Lybrand in various roles in the US and UK. Chadwick is a chartered accountant in England and holds an honors degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University of Bath, UK. He is a board member of F5 Networks and chairs the Audit Committee.

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