EMC on Thursday said it will acquire Pi, a cloud computing start-up founded by former Microsoft executive Paul Maritz.
Financial terms of the all-cash transaction were not disclosed.
Maritz will join the storage company as president and general manager of a newly created Cloud Infrastructure and Services division.
Privately held Pi, which has about 100 employees, is now beta-testing an online personal information management service (Pi stands for "personal information").
The software Pi is working on is designed to let people control, share, and publish information that is online or locally stored, according to the company's Web … Read more