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The 7 Best-Selling IT Operations And Networking Software Vendors In Q1 Of 2018

Nearly every vendor on the NPD Group's IT operations and networking software list registered sales gains. Here's how the top seven vendors stacked up.

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Powerhouse Vendors Dominate Market

The market for IT operations and networking software was relatively flat in the first quarter with top vendors selling about $1.40 billion in systems through the channel during the period compared to $1.06 billion in the same period a year ago, according to The NPD Group.

Port Washington, N.Y.-based NPD tracks monthly sales data from the largest distributors and resellers in North America.

Nearly every vendor on NPD's list registered very slight sales gains, and the market was dominated by software powerhouses VMware and Microsoft, which outpaced other players -- including Red Hat, IBM, Cisco, Citrix and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise -- by wide margins.

Here are the seven vendors that sold the most IT operations and networking software in the first quarter.

Source: The NPD Group, Inc., U.S. Total Indirect B2B , IT Operations & Networking based on adjusted dollar sales, Jan-March 2018 vs. Jan-March 2017, Sales are adjusted for 5wk Jan. 2018 vs. 4wk Jan. 2017.

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