The 20 Coolest Cloud Infrastructure Companies Of The 2021 Cloud 100
The coronavirus pandemic fast-tracked cloud infrastructure spending, with organizations turning to the scalability and services of cloud platforms to meet changing requirements in a locked-down world. Here are 20 cloud infrastructure companies with public and private cloud offerings to watch in 2021.
Rooted in virtualization software, VMware is transitioning to hybrid/multi-cloud, containers and security. Its $676 million in subscription and SaaS revenue surpassed on-premises license revenue for the first time in the fiscal quarter ended in October, with better-than-expected growth in the VMware Cloud Provider Program, modern applications and VMware Cloud on AWS. In February, former CEO Pat Gelsinger left the company to take the CEO position at Intel. VMware’s Zane Rowe was named as interim CEO.