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VMware Shares Slump Despite Soaring Sales

A sales spike at VMware Inc. in Q1 was not enough to satisfy investors as the vendor’s share price slumped.

VMware CEO Gelsinger: Time to Build ‘Our Second DNA’

Pat Gelsinger describes Intel with “two DNAs” — designing microchips and manufacturing microchips. The two are closely related, but different in execution.

Mollenkopf Snags Qualcomm Helm, Likely Off Microsoft Short List

Cross one more name off the list of potential successors to Steve Ballmer’s throne at Microsoft. Steve Mollenkopf has been tapped as the new CEO of Qualcomm, likely ruling him out as a candidate for Redmond’s top spot.

Shares Soar at VMware After Q3 Profit Rocket

Shares at VMware rocketed last night after the firm announced better-than-expected results for its third quarter, which saw its profits rocket by two thirds.

VMware Chief: Virtualization Still Has a Decade of Runway

As VMware broadens its borders beyond its sweet spot in server virtualization, does it risk coming into increased conflict with allies and channel partners?

VMware Sets Sights on Networking Virtualization

VMware introduces NSX, a networking virtualization product it hopes will do for the network what VSX did for server virtualization.

VMware Unveils Hybrid Cloud Service to Channel

Virtualization vendor VMware claims its hybrid cloud offering will simplify users’ journey to the cloud.

VMware Spin-Off Is Virtual ‘Pivotal Initiative’

VMware’s much-rumored spin-off is announced as a “virtual organization,” dubbed the Pivotal Initiative. Paul Martiz, former VMware CEO and current EMC CSO, will now head up the virtual organization as VMware and EMC seek to realign their efforts and create a focused developmental outlet for the future of cloud technology.

VMware May Spin Off ‘Non-Core’ Technology

The rumors about VMware spinning off Cloud Foundry, GemStone and SpringSource into an EMC-based subsidiary are back. If former VMware CEO Paul Martiz heads up the hypothetical organization, it may put VMware and EMC in a much stronger position to compete with rivals in the cloud and virtualization space.

Cisco CEO Successor: Top 15 Contenders

John Chambers says he’s looking for an orderly transition of power when he finally relinquishes the helm at Cisco in the next few years. Channelnomics takes a look at some of the technology notables being mentioned as possible successors to the long-time CEO.