NSX Distributed IDS/IPS lets firms micro-segment their networks and block internal traffic from compromised machines.
Customers are looking for solutions that will help them simplify cloud operations, says VMware.
VMware will support the Malala Fund in its work to advocate for girls' education.
Claire Dixon has been appointed as senior vice-president and chief communications officer.
Strong portfolio performance results in year-over-year revenue growth of 6% to $1.78 billion.
It also showcases continued collaboration with Microsoft to deliver optimised Skype for Business experience in Horizon.
VMware product includes user authentication and an application catalogue so IT administrators can have control and visibility, the company says.
Organisations should reorient businesses around mobile innovation, apps and services, says VMWare.
The company aims to accelerate the delivery of desktop as a service through its network of service provider partners.