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Pamela Craig Joins VMware Board of Directors

Pamela Craig, formerly chief financial officer at Accenture (NYSE: ACN) for five years, has joined VMware‘s board of directors and will also serve as a member of the mergers and acquisitions committee. Her appointment takes effect immediately and she succeeds Renee James, who has stepped down to her focus on her role …

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Tony Scott Joins VMware as SVP, CIO; Pat Gelsinger Comments

Tony Scott, formerly corporate vice president and chief information officer at Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), has joined VMware as senior vice president and CIO. The 30-year industry veteran will oversee VMware’s information technology organization, which manages the company’s technology infrastructure for global operations, VMware said Monday. Pat Gelsinger, VMware CEO, said Scott will aim …

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Lynn Martin Appointed VMware Public Sector Group Head

Lynn Martin, who joined VMware (NYSE: VMW) last year, has been appointed vice president of the U.S. public sector group. Martin will oversee a team responsible for helping federal, state, local and education customers adopt cloud computing and virtualization technology, VMware said Monday. She will be based in Reston, Va. at …

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VMware Releases Q2 Financial Results; Maritz Comments

VMWare (NYSE: VMW) released its second-quarter fiscal year 2011 financial results July 21. 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 …

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VMWare to Acquire Digital Fuel, Enhance Cloud IT Capabilities

VMWare announced today it will acquire Digital Fuel, a leader in IT financial and business management SaaS solutions. The company said the acquisition is scheduled to close in July 2011 after customary closing conditions have been met. Terms of the acquisition were not announced. Digital Fuel’s expertise is in effectively managing …

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VMware and Hitachi Announce Strategic Partnership

VMware (NYSE:VMW) and Hitachi Ltd (NYSE:HIT) have announced a strategic partnership based on VMware’s vSphere and the VMware vFabric cloud application platform. The partnership will assist Hitachi deliver IT to customers and offer cloud-computing services to Asian financial institutions. “VMware is committed to delivering IT as a service to organizations worldwide, increasing …

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VMware Recognized for ‘Bold Effort’ in Simplifying IT Management

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that VMware vCenter Operations Standard 1.0 has been named 2011 “Best of Interop, ” snagging top honors in the Cloud Computing & Virtualization category as well as the grand prize. Editors and analysts from InformationWeek Analytics picked the finalists for the 2011 Best of …

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VMware Sees Growth in New Fiscal Report

VMware (NYSE: VMW) released financial results for the first quarter of 2011, with revenues listed at $844 million, a 33 percent jump from the first quarter of 2010. “The quarter’s strong performance underscores the value that VMware is providing customers on their journey to cloud computing, ” CEO Paul Maritz …

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VMWare Schedules Financial Call

VMware (NYSE: VMW) announced it will issue first quarter financial results on April 19, following the close of the market. A conference call will be held shortly after to review financial results and business outlook. According to the firm, “a live web broadcast of the event will be available on …

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VMware Products Claim Important Certification; Aileen Black Comments

VMware (NYSE: VMW) announced the firm’s Sphere 4.0 and vCenter Server 4.0 products have picked up Common Criteria certification at Evaluation Assurance Level 4 (EAL4+) under the Common Criteria Evaluation and Certification Scheme (CCS). According to the firm, “Common Criteria is an international set of guidelines (ISO 15408) that provides …

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