As it goes in market share, so too does it go in our balloting. Like last year, VMware Inc., Microsoft, and Citrix Systems Inc. are our win, place, and show, respectively, in both server and desktop virtualization.
VMware provides cloud and virtualization software and services, delivering solutions that accelerate IT by reducing complexity and enabling more flexible, agile service delivery. VMware enables enterprises to adopt a cloud model that addresses their unique business challenges. The company's approach accelerates the transition to cloud computing while preserving existing investments and improving security and control.
Microsoft Corp. is a provider of software, services, and solutions that enable SMBs to grow by leveraging powerful, affordable technologies such as cloud computing.