VMware posts increase in SaaS and subscription revenue
VMware posted a slight increase in revenue in its third financial quarter. Total sales ($3.2 billion) were less than analysts expected. The organization is increasingly driven by revenue from SaaS solutions and subscriptions.
VMware recently announced its third fiscal quarter results. Revenue ro... Read more
Broadcom’s plan to acquire VMware comes under scrutiny in the UK
British authorities suspect the $61 billion deal could limit competition.
The CMA explained their concerns in an announcement on Monday. "The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is considering whether the transaction may be expected to result in a substantial lessening of competition within ... Read more
VMware Fusion 13 now supports Arm-based Macs
The latest version of VMware's virtualization software for Apple Fusion introduces support for Arm-based Mac devices.
VMware announced that the introduction of VMware Fusion 13 and VMware Fusion Pro Player provides Windows 11 support for both Intel-based and Arm-based Apple Silicon processors. T... Read more
VMware Carbon Black XDR expands threat detection and response
VMware recently introduced VMware Carbon Black XDR. The solution processes telemetry data from VMware Contexa to provide enterprises with comprehensive threat detection and response capabilities for endpoints and network environments.
The new security solution extends VMware's network visibilit... Read more
Equinix and VMware introduce bare-metal solution for VMware Cloud
Equinix is partnering with VMware to provide a bare-metal solution for VMware Cloud. The option is attractive for customers looking to deploy applications with higher performance and cost savings.
The partnership amounts to a combination of Equinix Metal's bare metal-as-a-service with VMware's c... Read more
VMware introduces SD-WAN client for remote workers
VMware launched a new SD-WAN client that focuses on providing security, network quality and management capabilities for remote workers. In addition, the organization introduced a solution for private mobile network environments.
As hybrid working normalizes, more and more employees work from hom... Read more
VMware vSphere 8 and vSAN 8 are now available
VMware vSphere 8 and vSAN 8 are now available under TAP NFR and EVAL licenses.
vSphere 8 and vSAN 8 were introduced on August 30. We covered the releases in an extensive article. VMware recently announced that the products are now available under TAP NFR and EVAL licenses.
TAP NFR licenses a... Read more
Broadcom says it won’t raise VMware’s prices
Broadcom has commented on the pricing of VMware's portfolio for the first time since the acquisition's announcement. According to a blog post by CEO Hock Tan, there are no price increases on the table.
Broadcom's top executive said the organization never wants to raise the prices of existing pro... Read more
Lenovo and VMware collaborate on HCI systems for edge environments
Lenovo and VMware are expanding their collaboration. The partners plan to develop new hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solutions for edge environments.
Lenovo and VMware launched several joint solutions in recent years. For instance, the ThinkAgile VX HCI vSAN Appliance series consists of re... Read more
Broadcom bets on early EU approval for $61 billion VMware acquisition
According to sources familiar with the matter, US chipmaker Broadcom will pursue early European Union antitrust clearance for its $61 billion VMware acquisition by citing rivalry from Amazon, Microsoft and Google.
The transaction was announced in May and is the second-largest buyout this year. B... Read more