VMware, Inc. is a company providing virtualization software, founded in 1998 and based in Palo Alto, California, USA. The company was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2004, and operates as a separate software subsidiary. VMware's desktop software runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X, while VMware's enterprise software hypervisors for servers, VMware ESX and VMware ESXi, are bare-metal embedded hypervisors that run directly on server hardware without requiring an additional underlying operating system. In 1998 VMware was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward...
|Founders:||Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward Wang, Edouard Bugnion, Diane Greene|
|Headquarters:||Palo Alto, California|