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VMware Earnings: Any Impact From Microsoft Hyper-V?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – VMware (NYSE: VMW) Q2 2012 financial results beat Wall Street’s expectations, and the virtualization company’s sales pipeline sounds strong ahead of the big VMworld conference in August. But Investors Business Daily believes VMware’s Q3 forecast is slightly below expectations. Is Microsoft Hyper-V putting competitive pressure on VMware? Hmmm… First, let’s keep VMware’s results in proper perspective. The company remains dominant in the virtualization market. Q2 2012 revenues rose 22 percent to $1.12 billion, operating income rose 13 percent to $212 million, a (IT news)