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Internet serverNo
Uses the internetNo
Imports potentialy dangerous functionsNo
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NameVMware Inc.
IndustryComputer software
Key peopleMichael Dell (Chairman)
Pat Gelsinger (CEO)
Sanjay Poonen (COO)
RevenueUS$7.093 billion (2016)
Operating incomeUS$1.439 billion (2016)
OwnerDell Technologies (82.8%)
Number of employees20,000 (2016)
Websitehttp://www.vmware.com/

VMware, Inc. is a subsidiary of Dell Technologies that provides cloud computing and platform virtualization software and services. It was the first commercially successful company to virtualize the x86 architecture. VMware's desktop software runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and macOS, while its enterprise software hypervisor for servers, VMware ESXi, is a bare-metal hypervisor that runs directly on server hardware without requiring an additional underlying operating system.
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Icon statusInvisible
Icon settingHidden when inactive
Executable fileC:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Tools\vmtoolsd.exe
Version9.6.0 build-1294478
Parent processC:\Windows\explorer.exe
Can be uninstalledYes
AutorunStarted form registry
KeyHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
ValueVMware User Process
EncryptedNo
Size on disk72.5 Kb
Minimum recorded memory usage4.4 Mb
Average recorded memory usage11.5 Mb
Maximum recorded memory usage12.5 Mb
Date when maximum memory usage occured18.9.2013 10:21:42
Minimum recorded CPU usage0%
Average recorded CPU usage0%
Maximum recorded CPU usage0%
Date when maximum CPU usage occured18.9.2013 10:21:31
Started at18.9.2013 9:53:26
Total CPU time 7 seconds
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