Palo Alto Networks vs VMware

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Palo Alto Networks
Based on 131 reviews.
VMware
Based on 1196 reviews.
Top Comparisons
Compared 36% of the time.
Compared 8% of the time.
Overview
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VMware, Inc. is a US software company that provides cloud and virtualization software and services, VMware's desktop software runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X, while its enterprise software hypervisors for servers, VMware ESX and VMware ESXi, are bare-metal 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 Wang and Edouard Bugnion. Greene and Rosenblum, who are married, first met while at the University of California, Berkeley.
Sample Customers
CloudGenix: Open Networking User Group, Columbia Sportswear Company, Coca Cola
Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks: Amgen, Genpact, Western Asset, Zipongo, Proofpoint, NerdWallet, Axfood, 21st Century Fox, Veeva Systems, Reinsurance Group of America
Prisma Access by Palo Alto Networks : Concord Hospital, State of Colorado, Essilor International, RheinLand Versicherungsgruppe, University of Westminster, Universidade Nove de Julho, SPAR Austria, CAME Group, ZipRealty, Greenhill & Co., IKT Agder, Aviva Stadium, Animal Logic, Management & Training Corporation, Brigham Young University Hawaii, School District of Chilliwack
VeloCloud: Redmond, Coca Cola, Roka Bioscience, MetTel, Deutsche Telekom, Rockford Construction,  The Bay Club, tru Independence, Triton Management Services, DevCon, AXPM
VMware AppDefense: Interfaith Medical Center, Ceridian
Popular Solutions
Top Industries
Software R&D Company
35%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Media Company
8%
Government
5%
Software R&D Company
40%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Media Company
6%
Government
5%
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