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Dell launches new backup and recovery services that straddle the cloud and the client

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Dell has announced a programme of new data protection initiatives to protect systems, apps and data that straddle private premise computers and the cloud.

Dell EMC takeover raises questions about Virtustream and Perot Systems

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Two new developments have been reported this week as Dell and EMC attempt to resolve the $67 billion question of how to finance one of the biggest mergers in the history of technology.

Shareholders question value in Dell/EMC deal

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The prospect of a potential shareholder revolt has changed the terms of the EMC takeover by Dell.

Funding of Dell EMC acquisition could scupper deal – report

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Dell’s $67 billion merger with storage giant EMC could raise a tax challenge that would make their integration unfeasible, according to a re/code report.

EMC Dell in reported rush to go public with Pivotal in early 2016

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Software company Pivotal could be subject to an initial public offering (IPO) in early 2016, according to web site Recode, which claims to quote sources at parent company EMC involved in planning the launch.

Dell and Microsoft unveil joint hybrid cloud offering

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Dell has expanded its cloud portfolio with a new hybrid cloud offering with technology jointly developed with Microsoft. The new system is designed to break down the barriers to cloud adoption and offer a simpler but more secure payment system.

Dells finds $67 billion to acquire EMC and create cloud giant

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As extensively leaked PC and server outfit Dell announced it will be acquiring storage giant EMC for $67 billion to create a leading player in the data centre and cloud industries.

Dell said to be considering EMC acquisition

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Computing giant Dell is in advanced talks to buy storage company EMC according to a WSJ report, citing the inevitable people familiar with the matter.

Public cloud generating $22 billion a quarter for IT Companies


Public cloud computing generated over $22 billion in revenues for IT companies in the second financial quarter of 2015, according to a study by Synergy Research Group.

Dell tells VMworld how it simplified the cloud

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Dell claims it will demystify the cloud for enterprise buyers with a raft of new products and services, which it unveiled at VMworld in San Francisco.