VMware Founded 1998
Founders Diane Greene Edouard Bugnion Edward Wang Mendel Rosenblum Scott Devine
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Total investments 12
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$119M
Portfolio companies 12
Rounds per year 0.52
Lead investments 2
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.20
Exits -
Key employees -
Areas of investment
Cloud Infrastructure
Cloud Management
Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Summary

VMware appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1998. The venture was found in North America in United States. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Palo Alto.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Pivotal, Square, JFrog. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 1 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Cloud Computing, Enterprise Software.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the VMware, startups are often financed by Kleiner Perkins, Cisco, True Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Cisco, Intel Capital, Dell Technologies Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Dell Technologies Capital, Venrock, Sapphire Ventures.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The typical startup value when the investment from VMware is more than 1 billion dollars. This VMware works on 2 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2013. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 50 - 100 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 5 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

This organization was formed by Diane Greene, Edouard Bugnion, Edward Wang, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine. The overall number of key employees were 7.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
VCE
Enterprise Software
Information Services
Information Technology
Infrastructure
Software
Seed
03 Nov 2009 United States, Richardson
CENX
Big Data
Internet
Web Hosting
Series D
12M11 Aug 2015 United States, Jersey City
Digital Asset
Finance
Financial Services
FinTech
Risk Management
Software
Series C
04 Feb 2020 United States, New York
Pivotal
Series A
946M01 Apr 2013
Maginatics
Cloud Storage
Enterprise
Enterprise Software
Series A
10M13 Jul 2011 United States, Mountain View
CloudEndure
Cloud Computing
Cloud Storage
Enterprise Software
SaaS
Series A
5M01 Mar 2013 Israel, Tel Aviv-Yafo
Cloudify
Cloud Computing
Cloud Management
Data Center Automation
Enterprise Software
IT Infrastructure
Series A
7M13 Dec 2018 Israel, Herzliya
JFrog
Developer Tools
Enterprise Software
Software
Web Development
Series B
7M07 May 2021 United States, Sunnyvale
Pivotal
Series C
653M07 May 2021
Puppet
Application Performance Management
Data Center Automation
Information Services
Information Technology
IT Infrastructure
Software
Series D
30M23 Jan 2013 United States, Portland
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