0001209191-21-023865 4 1 20210329 20210331 20210331 GELSINGER PATRICK P 0001316331 4 34 001-33622 21795305 VMWARE, INC. 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE PALO ALTO CA 94304 VMWARE, INC. 0001124610 7372 943292913 DE 0129 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE PALO ALTO CA 94304 (650) 427-5000 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE PALO ALTO CA 94304 VMWARE INC 20000923 4 1 doc4.xml FORM 4 SUBMISSION FORM 4 OMB APPROVAL [ ] Check this OMB Number: box if no longer UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION 3235-0287 subject to Washington, D.C. 20549 Estimated Section 16. Form STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF average burden 4 or Form 5 SECURITIES hours per obligations may response... 0.5 continue. See Instruction 1(b). Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 1. Name and Address of Reporting 2. Issuer Name and Ticker 5. Relationship of Person * or Trading Symbol Reporting Person(s) to GELSINGER PATRICK P VMWARE, INC. [ VMW ] Issuer (Check all applicable) __X__ Director _____ (Last) (First) (Middle) 3. Date of Earliest 10% Owner 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY) _____ Officer (give title 3/29/2021 below) _____ Other (specify below) (Street) 4. If Amendment, Date 6. Individual or PALO ALTO, CA 94304 Original Filed Joint/Group Filing (Check (City) (State) (Zip) (MM/DD/YYYY) Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person ___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned 1.Title of Security 2. Trans. Date 2A. 3. Trans. 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed 5. Amount of 6. Ownership 7. Nature of (Instr. 3) Deemed Code of (D) Securities Form: Direct (D) Indirect Execution (Instr. 8) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) Beneficially or Indirect (I) Beneficial Date, if Owned Following (Instr. 4) Ownership (Instr. any Reported 4) Transaction(s) (A) (Instr. 3 and 4) or Code V Amount (D) Price Class A Common Stock 3/29/2021 M 10000 A $80.25 146782 D Class A Common Stock 3/29/2021 S 6656 D $154.50 (1) (2) 140126 D Class A Common Stock 3/29/2021 S 3344 D $155.63 (2) (3) 136782 D Class A Common Stock 283353 I by GRAT Class A Common Stock 104208 (4) I by trusts Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities) 1. Title of 2. 3. Trans. Date 3A. 4. Trans. 5. Number of 6. Date Exercisable 7. Title and Amount of 8. Price 9. Number of 10. 11. Nature Derivate Conversion Deemed Code Derivative and Expiration Date Securities Underlying of derivative Ownership of Security or Execution (Instr. 8) Securities Derivative Security Derivative Securities Form of Indirect (Instr. 3) Exercise Date, if Acquired (A) or (Instr. 3 and 4) Security Beneficially Derivative Beneficial Price of any Disposed of (D) (Instr. 5) Owned Security: Ownership Derivative (Instr. 3, 4 and Following Direct (D) (Instr. 4) Security 5) Reported or Transaction(s) Indirect Date Expiration Amount or (Instr. 4) (I) Exercisable Date Title Number of (Instr. 4) Code V (A) (D) Shares Stock Option Class A (right-to-buy) $80.25 3/29/2021 M 10000 (5) 7/24/2021 Common 10000 $0.00 40766 D Stock Explanation of Responses: (1) Price represents weighted average for sales reported. The range of prices for the sales reported is $154.03 through $154.99. (2) The reporting person will provide upon request by the Securities and Exchange Commission staff, the issuer or a security holder of the issuer, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price. (3) Price represents weighted average for sales reported. The range of prices for the sales reported is $155.07 through $155.92. (4) Shares indicated are held by four irrevocable trusts for the benefit of members of the reporting person's immediate family. The reporting person is sole trustee of each trust. (5) The option is fully vested. Remarks: The stock option exercise and sale reported in this Form 4 were effected pursuant to a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan adopted by the reporting person. Reporting Owners Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships Director 10% Owner Officer Other GELSINGER PATRICK P 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE X PALO ALTO, CA 94304 Signatures Larry Wainblat, attorney-in-fact 3/31/2021 ** Signature of Reporting Person Date Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly. * If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v). ** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a). Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient, see Instruction 6 for procedure. Persons who respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB control number.