The company reported second-quarter net income of $220 million, a 193 percent increase from the $73 million it reported for the second quarter of 2010.
Its diluted net income per share was $0.51, a $0.33 increase from the previous year’s period.
VMware generated $921 million in revenue, a 37 percent increase year-over-year. Service revenue improved 30 percent over that period. The service figure includes software, maintenance and professional services.
Operating cash flows for the second quarter were $463 million, an increase of 114 percent from the second quarter of 2010.
“The quarter’s strong performance reflects the continued adoption of virtualization as a key technology for the next era of computing, ” said VMware CEO Paul Maritz. “VMware will continue to help customers accelerate towards more efficiency, flexibility and automation with VMware vSphere 5 and the cloud infrastructure suite.”