We have data on 677 companies that use VMware Player. The companies using VMware Player are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. VMware Player is most often used by companies with >10000 employees and >1000M dollars in revenue. Our data for VMware Player usage goes back as far as 3 years and 10 months.
|MadCap Software, Inc.||madcapsoftware.com||United States||10M-50M||50-200|
|Calian Group Ltd||calian.com||Canada||200M-1000M||1000-5000|
|PEOPLE, TECHNOLOGY AND PROCESSES, LLC||ptp-llc.com||United States||10M-50M||50-200|
We use the best scanning techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 5,000 technology products, including Virtualization Platforms. In the Virtualization Platforms category, VMware Player has a market share of about 0.2%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
VMware Workstation Player, formerly VMware Player, is a virtualization software package for x64 computers running Microsoft Windows or Linux, supplied free of charge by VMware, Inc., a company which was formerly a division of, and whose majority shareholder remains EMC Corporation. VMware Player can run existing virtual appliances and create its own virtual machines (which require an operating system to be installed to be functional). It uses the same virtualization core as VMware Workstation, a similar program with more features, but not free of charge. VMware Player is available for personal non-commercial use, or for distribution or other use by written agreement.
Looking at VMware Player customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (32%), Higher Education (8%) and Information Technology and Services (8%) are the largest segments.
58% of VMware Player customers are in United States, 7% are in Canada, 6% are in India and 5% are in United Kingdom.