Product Offering: 3.99
Market Presence: 4.30
VMware vSAN 7 ranked in second place for both Product Offering and Market Presence with scores of 3.99 and 4.30, respectively. VMware’s vSAN version 7 tied for first place with Nutanix AOS 5.16 in the Strategy category with a score of 4.46.
The Palo Alto, Calif.-based company received a perfect score of 5 for customer feedback, as well as high marks around manageability and ease of operations, product strategy and installed base. The only category where VMware received a lower score than a 4 was in storage functions with a score of 3.70.
“VMware dedicates a large R&D team to vSAN development and integration with applications from its ecosystem partner vendors. Based on its architecture, licensing, and go-to-market strategy, VMware continues to gain significant market momentum,” said Forrester. “VMware is capitalizing on its massive installed based and a strong partner ecosystem.”