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VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable businesses to thrive in the Cloud Era. Customers rely on VMware to help them transform the way they build, deliver and consume Information Technology resources in a manner that is evolutionary and based on their specific needs. With 2013 revenues of $5.11 billion, VMware has more than 480,000 customers and 55,000 partners.
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Amazing things happen when you connect the unconnected. Today's leaders are looking for Cloud solutions to help them create and expand new markets. Deliver better experiences to build better relationships. And help their people work better together. We're connecting the world of many clouds today to make all of that happen tomorrow. And we can do it like no one else. That's because we know the best way to solve today's business challenges is to enable tomorrow's opportunities. We develop world-class technology that's changed the market time and time again. And from our people to our partners, our expertise is unrivalled. Cisco helps you make the most of tomorrow's opportunities.

Dell has played a critical role in transforming computing, enabling more affordable and pervasive access to technology. Today, the computer industry is at a point that will redefine the types of products and services customers demand from technology providers, including greater mobility, virtualization, cloud computing and data capacity and access. Dell is addressing industry change, listening to customers and using insight to create innovative technology solutions that help them succeed. At Dell, technology has always been about enabling human potential. The company is focused on delivering technology that works harder for its customers and is more accessible to people and organizations.

EMC Corporation
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset - information - in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.

As a world-leading information technology company, HP applies new thinking and ideas to create more simple, valuable and trusted experiences with technology. Our focus is to continuously improve the way our customers live and work through technology products and services, from the individual consumer to the largest enterprise.

NetApp creates innovative storage and data management solutions that accelerate business breakthroughs and deliver outstanding cost efficiency. Our dedication to principles of simplicity, innovation, and customer success has made us one of the fastest-growing storage and data management providers today. Customers choose us for our "go beyond" approach and broad portfolio of solutions for server-to-storage virtualization, business applications, data protection, and more. Our solutions provide nonstop availability of critical business data and simplify business processes so you can deploy new capabilities with confidence and get to revenue faster than ever before. Discover our passion for helping companies go further, faster.

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CommVault is dedicated to providing organizations worldwide with a radically better way to protect, manage and access data and information. With CommVault Simpana 10 software, organizations can reduce complexity with a single solution and reduce risk with rapid recovery of virtual machines and applications. Dedicated to increasing data value, CommVault enables users to confidently scale and protect VMware deployments, automate physical to virtual conversions and seamlessly integrate with cloud platforms to fully automate a longer term cloud storage strategy. CommVault customers can slash the cost of protecting, managing, analyzing and recovering virtual machine and application data by up to 50%.
Hitachi Data Systems
Hitachi Data Systems provides information technologies, services and solutions that help companies improve IT costs and agility, and innovate with information to make a difference in the world. Our customers gain compelling return on investment (ROI), unmatched return on assets (ROA), and demonstrable business impact. With over 6,300 employees worldwide, Hitachi Data Systems does business in more than 100 countries and regions. Our products, services and solutions are trusted by the world's leading enterprises, including more than 70% of the Fortune 100 and more than 80% of the Fortune Global 100. Visit us at
IBM provides deep virtualization expertise and an integrated portfolio of solutions to enable and support business and IT virtualization objectives. IBM approaches transformation from a holistic perspective with smarter systems, software, and services, enabling virtualization not only at the platform level, but also across operating systems and middleware. IBM uses a consultative approach, leveraging experience from thousands of engagements, to help you define and execute transformation. We do this with platforms tuned to better support virtualized environments that enable greater virtual system density as well as higher performance to further optimize your business and achieve smarter computing.
To truly simplify IT in today’s virtualized data centers, the “data problem” must be addressed: ensuring performance, capacity, mobility, manageability, and protection of data without driving up CAPEX and OPEX. This requires new data architecture—one that takes a VM-centric approach, ensures adequate IOPS to fuel application requirements, and drives dramatic efficiency. SimpliVity’s Data Virtualization Platform delivered in commodity x86 building blocks simplifies IT infrastructure and operations, and uniquely enables data mobility and efficiency. SimpliVity reduces IOPS, capacity and bandwidth requirements, and provides native data protection, eliminating the need for separate hardware and tools—resulting in a 300% TCO savings.
Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software, strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Our solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide layered content security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information, with innovative technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and security that fits an evolving ecosystem. All of our solutions are powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe. For more information, visit
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Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 162,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.8 trillion yen (US$46 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31,2014. For more information, please see
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world's computing devices. As a leader in corporate responsibility and sustainability, Intel also manufactures the world's first commercially available "conflict-free" microprocessors. Additional information about Intel is available at and and about Intel's conflict-free efforts at
VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company formed by Cisco and EMC with investments from VMware and Intel, accelerates the adoption of converged infrastructure and cloud-based computing models that dramatically reduce the cost of IT while improving time to market for our customers. VCE, through the Vblock platform, delivers the industry's first completely integrated IT offering with end-to-end vendor accountability. VCE prepackaged solutions are available through an extensive partner network, and cover horizontal applications, vertical industry offerings, and application development environments, allowing customers to focus on business innovation instead of integrating, validating and managing IT infrastructure. For more information, visit:
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With more than 130,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2013 global revenues of EUR 10.1 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.
Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world’s largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments.
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Acronis sets the standard for New Generation Data Protection through its backup, disaster recovery, and secure access solutions. Powered by the AnyData Engine and set apart by its image technology, Acronis delivers easy, complete and safe backups of all files, applications and OS across any environment—virtual, physical, cloud and mobile.
Atlantis Computing
Atlantis Computing, Best of VMworld and Best of Citrix Synergy award winner, addresses the challenges of storage-intensive applications in private and public clouds: performance, cost, and the ability to scale-out on demand. Atlantis ILIO complements Citrix, Microsoft and VMware to optimize the use of data center storage, automate large scale deployment and management, and lower implementation risks.
Barracuda Networks
Barracuda provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. These powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security. For additional information, please visit
"Brocade® (NASDAQ: BRCD) networking solutions help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a world where applications and information reside anywhere. Today, Brocade is extending its proven data center expertise across the entire network with future-proofed solutions built for critical initiatives such as consolidation, virtualization, and cloud computing.

To help organizations achieve those initiatives, Brocade offers open, virtual, and efficient products for:
  • Storage networking
  • Data center and Ethernet fabric switching
  • Software networking
  • Campus networking
To help ensure a complete solution, Brocade partners with world-class IT companies such as VMware. Learn more at"
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CSC is a global leader in next-generation IT services and solutions. The company's mission is to enable superior returns on clients' technology investments through best-in-class industry solutions, domain expertise and global scale. With the broadest range of capabilities, CSC offers clients the solutions they need to manage complexity, focus on core businesses and improve operations. CSC has approximately 79,000 employees that serve clients in more than 70 countries. For more information, visit the company's website at
F5 Networks
F5 Networks provides solutions for an application world. F5 helps organizations seamlessly scale cloud, data center, and software defined networking (SDN) deployments to successfully deliver applications to anyone, anywhere, at any time. F5 solutions broaden the reach of IT through an open, extensible framework and a rich partner ecosystem of leading technology and data center orchestration vendors. This approach lets customers pursue the infrastructure model that best fits their needs over time. The world’s largest businesses, service providers, government entities, and consumer brands rely on F5 to stay ahead of cloud, security, and mobility trends.
Nutanix, Inc.
Nutanix delivers web-scale IT infrastructure to medium and large enterprises with its software-driven Virtual Computing Platform, natively converging compute and storage into a single solution to drive unprecedented simplicity in the datacenter. Customers can start with a few servers and scale to thousands, with predictable performance and economics. With a patented elastic data fabric and consumer-grade management, Nutanix is the blueprint for application-optimized and policy-driven infrastructure. Learn more at or follow up on Twitter @nutanix.
Oracle UK
Oracle’s ZFS Storage Appliance ZS3 Series is the best storage for virtualization including VMware environments, booting 16,000 VMs per system and delivering VM-level storage analytics. Our broad portfolio of virtualization solutions including Oracle VM, Oracle VirtualBox, Oracle Secure Desktop and Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance accelerate virtualization and cloud deployments enabling IT to implement datacenter to desktop virtualization while maximizing investment.
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Pure Storage
Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, enables the broad deployment of flash in the data center. When compared to traditional disk-centric arrays, the Pure Storage FlashArray is 10x faster and 10x more space and power efficient, for less than the cost of mechanical disk per gigabyte stored. FlashArray was purpose-built to uniquely deliver the benefits of flash together with inline data reduction, deduplication and compression to optimize storage utilization, performance and cost-savings for a variety of enterprise workloads, including server virtualization, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), database (OLTP, real-time analytics), and cloud computing.
Only SolidFire’s all-flash array is capable of powering the VMware Software Defined Data Center. VMware's vision to drive increased VM-awareness and management granularity at the storage system layer pairs extremely well with SolidFire's Quality of Service architecture and guaranteed performance to each VM. SolidFire is purpose built for the Software Defined Data Center and key benefits include simplified management, end-to-end Quality of Service, and deep integration with VAAI, SIOC, VVols and VASA.
Tintri builds smart storage that sees, learns, and adapts, enabling IT organizations to focus on virtualized applications and business services instead of managing storage infrastructure. Tintri application-aware storage eliminates planning and complex troubleshooting by providing VM-level visibility, control, insight, and agility. Tintri powers hundreds of thousands of virtual machines running business critical databases, enterprise apps, desktops and mobile apps, and private cloud deployments. Tintri helps global enterprises such as AMD, F5 Networks, GE, NEC, NTT, MillerCoors, and Time Warner maximize their virtualization and cloud investments.
Veeam Software
Veeam® is Modern Data Protection™. We believe today’s IT requirements have changed and that “3C” legacy backup problems—high costs, increased complexity and missing capabilities—are no longer acceptable for any organization. Veeam provides powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions that are Built for Virtualization™ and the cloud—a perfect fit for the modern datacenter.
The VMware User Group (VMUG) is an independent, global, customer-led organization, created to maximize members’ use of VMware and partner solutions through knowledge sharing, training, collaboration, and events. With over 90,000 members worldwide, we are the largest organization for virtualization users. Our standing partnership with VMware has allowed us to create an ever-growing network of customers and partners who continue to strategically impact VMware products and services.
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AppSense is the leading provider of user workspace management solutions that enable enterprise IT to deliver a highly productive and seamless end user experience across physical, virtual, and mobile environments while maintaining corporate policy and security. AppSense solutions are deployed at more than 3,000 organizations with nearly 7 million endpoints.
Arista Networks
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CA Technologies
CA arcserve® is a hybrid cloud-enabled data protection solution that provides a full range of capabilities to meet on and off premise data protection requirements. arcserve enables you to take control of all your system and data protection needs with a single, unified solution for both virtual and physical environments.
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Colt Technology Services
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Datacore Software
DataCore is a leader in software-defined storage. The company’s storage virtualization software empowers organizations to seamlessly manage and scale their data storage architectures, delivering massive performance gains at a fraction of the cost of solutions offered by legacy storage hardware vendors.
Eaton - Power Company
Eaton® provides reliable, efficient and safe power when it’s needed most. Our innovative Intelligent Power Manager™ (IPM) software seamlessly integrates with vCenter™ to enable you to trigger live migration, monitor and manage power, measure power consumption and receive real-time notifications of UPS or PDU trouble signs in one dashboard. IPM was named “Best Of Show” winner at VMworld 2013.
FalconStor Software
FalconStor is transforming how enterprises move, store, protect, and optimize data. Founded in 2000, FalconStor offers an award-winning platform for data migration, business continuity, disaster recovery, optimized backup, and deduplication. Our integrated platform-agnostic solutions free customers from the demands of data and vendor lock-in.
Fusion-io, Inc.
Fusion-io delivers the world’s data faster. The Fusion ioMemory platform accelerates databases, virtualization, cloud computing, big data, and the applications that drive our economy and our daily lives. Our persistent, high capacity ioMemory platform leverages flash memory to significantly increase datacenter efficiency, with enterprise grade performance, reliability, availability, and manageability.
Kingston Technology
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Lenovo is a US$39 billion personal technology company, the largest PC company in the world, serving customers in more than 160 countries. Dedicated to building exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and strong strategic execution. Its product lines include legendary Think-branded PCs, servers, workstations, tablets and smartphones.
Mellanox Technologies
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability.
Nexenta is the global leader in Software-Defined Storage, delivering easy-to-use, secure and ultra-low cost storage software solutions. Nexenta solutions are hardware-, protocol-, and app-agnostic, providing innovation freedom and speed for organizations to realize "true" benefits of Software-Defined Infrastructure-centric Cloud Computing. Nexenta enables workloads from rich media-driven Social Living to Mobility; from the Internet of Things to Big Data; from OpenStack and CloudStack to Do-It-Yourself Cloud deployments. Founded around an "open source” platform and industry-disruptive vision, Nexenta delivers its award- and patent-winning software-only unified storage management solutions with a global partner network.
Nimble Storage
Nimble Storage believes enterprises should not have to compromise on performance, capacity, ease of use, or price. Nimble has developed a flash storage architecture engineered from the ground up to seamlessly integrate flash and high-capacity drives. Our customers enjoy fast application performance, enhanced backup and disaster recovery, and stress-free operations—all while lowering their TCO. Nimble Storage solutions are available through a global network of world-class channel partners. Follow us on Twitter: @nimblestorage.
NVIDIA awakened the world to computer graphics when it invented the GPU in 1999. From our roots in visual computing, we’ve expanded into super, mobile and now virtualized computing. The introduction of NVIDIA GRID and GPU virtualization delivers visually demanding applications from either on-premise or cloud based virtualized servers.
Palo Alto Networks
Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era in security by protecting thousands of enterprise, government, and service provider networks from cyber threats. Unlike fragmented legacy products, our game-changing security platform safely enables business operations and delivers protection based on what matters most in today’s dynamic computing environments: applications, users, and content.
PernixData is fundamentally changing how storage is designed and operated in virtual data centers. The company’s flagship product, PernixData FVP, virtualizes server side flash and RAM to enable scale-out storage performance that is independent of capacity. No changes are required to VMs, servers or primary storage, ensuring maximum performance of all virtualized applications in a seamless, scalable and cost- effective manner.
Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the global leader in hybrid cloud and founder of OpenStack®. Customers look to Rackspace to deliver the best-fit infrastructure that allows their workloads to run where they perform best—whether on the public cloud, private cloud, dedicated servers, or a combination of platforms.
Riverbed Technology is the leader in Application Performance Infrastructure. Riverbed’s 25,000+ customers include 97% of the Fortune 100 and 96% of the Forbes Global 100.
Teradici Corporation
Teradici technology is the fabric of the virtual workspace. Teradici powers the spectrum of local, remote, mobile and collaborative work styles, fundamentally simplifying how computing is provisioned, managed and used. Teradici PCoIP technology is integrated with VMware Horizon and deployed throughout VDI and DaaS environments, in zero clients, hardware accelerators, workstations and mobile devices. Delivering a secure, high-definition computing experience.
Thycotic Software deploys intuitive, reliable, IT security solutions that empower companies to control and monitor privileged account credentials and identity access for administrators and end-users. Trusted by over 2,500 organizations worldwide – including members of the Fortune 500, enterprises, government agencies, technology firms, universities, non-profits, and managed service providers.
Violin Memory
Business in a Flash. Violin Memory transforms global businesses with high performance access and enterprise resilience for critical business information. Violin Memory All Flash Arrays, All Flash appliances, and comprehensive software solutions enhance enterprise agility and mobility while revolutionizing datacenter economics with rapid ROI and TCO.
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Atrust Computer Corp.
Atrust is a creative, professional, and enthusiastic team which has rich experience in designing, producing Thin Client, Server and Management Software. The objectives of Atrust are to provide customers with high quality, high efficiency and environmental friendly products as well as comprehensive solutions.
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Fortinet protects networks, users and data from evolving threats. A global leader in high-performance network security, we enable businesses to consolidate and integrate stand-alone technologies without suffering performance penalties. Unlike costly, inflexible and low-performance alternatives, Fortinet empowers customers to embrace new technologies and opportunities while protecting essential systems and content.
IGEL Technology
A leader in thin and zero client software, hardware and management solutions, IGEL Technology helps organizations improve the agility, efficiency, and security of their virtual desktop and application delivery systems. Partnerships with industry leaders like VMware ensure that we provide the most up-to-date, user-focused technologies to our clients.
Nexsan by Imation
Imation is a global data storage and information security company. Imation’s Nexsan portfolio features unified hybrid storage systems, secure automated archive solutions, and high-density enterprise storage arrays. Nexsan solutions deliver high performance for mission-critical IT applications such as virtualization, cloud, and collaboration; and energy-efficient, high-density storage for backup and archiving.
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Pivot3 hyper-converged infrastructure seamlessly unifies, shares & scales storage, compute & networking resources with patented vSTAC OS software. Delivering 90% usable capacity, Pivot3 provides high fault tolerance and high availability. P Cubed Rapid Horizon appliance gets your 100 desktop pilot up in 53:29 min, scale-out in minutes not weeks.
Red Hat
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. Learn more at
Silver Peak
Silver Peak software accelerates data movement between data centers, branch offices and the cloud. The software solves network quality, capacity and distance issues that cause application performance problems over the WAN. Silver Peak software runs on all hypervisors and can be downloaded for a free, fully-supported trial at
Splunk, Inc.
Splunk Inc. provides the leading platform for Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software searches, monitors, analyzes and visualizes machine-generated big data from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 7,000 organizations use Splunk software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, improve service performance and reduce costs.
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ViewSonic Europe
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VMTurbo’s Software-Driven Control enables organizations to manage cloud and virtualization environments to maximize infrastructure efficiency while assuring performance. VMTurbo’s patent-pending, market-based approach dynamically adjusts configuration, resource allocation and workload placement to meet service levels and business goals, and is the only technology capable of closing the IT operations loop by automating decision-making to maintain an environment in a healthy state.
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  • Asigra, Inc.
  • Check Point Software
  • Cortado.
  • eG Innovations
  • Flexera Software
  • HGST
  • iland Europe Ltd.
  • Infinio
  • Intigua
  • Lakeside Software
  • Login VSI B.V.
  • Mirantis OpenStack
  • OCZ Storage Solutions - A Toshiba Group Company
  • Paessler AG
  • PrinterLogic
  • Puppet Labs
  • Qlogic Corporation
  • ScienceLogic
  • Shavlik
  • StarWind Software Inc.
  • StorMagic
  • UniPrint
  • Unitrends
  • Vision Solutions
  • Zerto
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  • Blancco Oy Ltd
  • KEMP Technologies
  • Trilead AG
  • Zadara Storage
Service Provider Pavilion[ back ]
  • Fundaments B.V.
  • Open Line Consultancy B.V.



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