VMware vs Zimbra

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VMware
Based on 990 reviews.
Zimbra
Based on 7 reviews.
Overview
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.Zimbra Collaboration Suite is a collaborative software suite, that includes an email server and web client, currently owned and developed by Zimbra, Inc. Zimbra was initially developed by Zimbra, Inc., and first released in 2005. The company was subsequently purchased by Yahoo in September 2007, According to former Zimbra President and CTO Scott Dietzen, the name for Zimbra is derived from the song "I Zimbra" by Talking Heads.
Sample Customers
VMware SocialCast: DIRECTV, Atea
Zimbra Social: Escorts, Wasgau & VNC, UniMAP, HOLA, Ring Line, TIGC, Xmission, Lafayette College, Future Group, Sheela Foam
Popular Solutions
Top Comparisons
Compared 33% of the time.
Compared 21% of the time.
Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
12%
Comms Service Provider
12%
Healthcare Company
7%
Manufacturing Company
6%
Comms Service Provider
23%
Manufacturing Company
8%
Transportation Company
7%
Financial Services Firm
6%
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