2014 Data Center 100: 20 Virtualization Providers


Microsoft

CEO: Satya Nadella
Redmond, Wash.

Microsoft continues to make steady gains climbing the data center ladder with Hyper-V. It got high marks for major new Hyper-V product functionality and features.  It also rolled out a new certification program aimed at VMware Certified Professionals. Microsoft needs to be given credit for its relentless and indefatigable Hyper-V offensive.