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VMware Wins Big at Frost & Sullivan’s 2019 India ICT Awards

Yuichiro Chino

• Won 3 awards: Hyperconverged Infrastructure Vendor of the Year, Enterprise Mobility Management Provider of the Year, and Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Security Vendor of the Year

• Won Enterprise Mobility Management Provider of the Year Award for the 4th consecutive year 

Bengaluru, July 11, 2019: VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a leading innovator in enterprise software, was recently named the Enterprise Mobility Management Provider of the Year for the fourth time in a row, at Frost & Sullivan’s 2019 India ICT Awards. This year, VMware also received the awards for Hyperconverged Infrastructure Vendor of the Year and Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Security Vendor of the Year. The awards recognized companies for their exceptional growth and industry strategies, product development abilities, competitive advancement skills, technology innovation, and dedicated customer focus. The winners were recognized for demonstrating breakthrough best practices and setting global benchmarks for technologies expected to catalyze and transform industries in the future.

Commenting on the multiple wins, Arun Kumar Parameswaran, Vice President and Managing director, VMware India, said, “2019 was a good year for VMware at the Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards. We are thrilled to have received 3 big awards, particularly the Hyperconverged Infrastructure Vendor of the Year. This is a testament to the fact that VMware is a leader in the industry with the industry’s only native HCI solution, helping customers to lower overall costs and improve ease of management. Our vision in India is quite simple—we want to help Indian enterprises more securely address the complexities of the software-defined business infrastructure through our unremitting focus on innovation and obsession with customer success. From all our conversations with Indian customers, we can conclude that there is increased interest in not just multi-cloud, but also digital workplaces, SDDC, HCI, and more, and we are ready to help enterprises leverage all the possibilities of a digital economy efficiently.”

“The Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards honoured companies showcasing industry best practices and delivering excellence in the sector. VMware has been constantly recognized for its efforts in the sector and has been an inspiration for the rest. VMware’s comprehensive solution portfolio and consultative approach make it the right partner for customers setting out to establish and achieve SDDC goals”, said Benoy CS, Vice President, Digital Transformation Practice, Frost & Sullivan. 

Frost & Sullivan’s India ICT Awards contenders were judged on a variety of parameters including revenue, market share, product diversity, vertical and horizontal diversity, major customer acquisitions, the efficacy of innovation process, product service, positioning, and so on. The judging process involved in-depth primary interviews with various industry participants and secondary research conducted by Frost & Sullivan analysts. An elite panel of jury members comprising some of the most prominent CIOs/CTOs from the industry evaluated the compiled data and incorporated the end-user perspective. Frost & Sullivan then presented the awards to the companies that received the number one industry rank in each category.

About VMware 

VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking, and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, this year VMware celebrates twenty years of breakthrough innovation benefiting business and society. For more information, please visit

About Frost & Sullivan

For over five decades, Frost & Sullivan has been world-renowned for its role in helping investors, corporate leaders and governments navigate economic changes and identify disruptive technologies, Mega Trends, new business models and companies to action, resulting in a continuous flow of growth opportunities to drive future success. 

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