VMware led a movement called computer virtualization, an efficiency technique so radical it was the future of enterprise computing when the company was a startup. Now, as that business slows, VMware’s growth engine is cloud computing. Its software enables customers to communicate across different online services vendors, including Amazon, Microsoft, and Google. A subsidiary of old-school computer maker Dell, VMware trades separately and is worth more than $60 billion.
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|HQ Location||Palo Alto, Calif.|
|Revenues ($M) (Past 12 Months)||$9,496|
|Profits ($M) (Past 12 Months)||$6,267|
|Market Value as of Oct. 9, 2019 ($M)||$62,157|