Two companies announced "advanced discussions" in regards to combining their businesses. Compellent is a key storage player, and Dell needs to bolster its storage business.
The PC maker lands its storage consolation prize after its failed bid for 3Par, in which it was outbid by Hewlett-Packard.
Minneapolis event this week was populated by experienced automated tiered storage users. What do they have to say to others who are about to embark on similar projects?
Microsoft plans to show tablets again at the 2011 Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, Google wants to help you teach your parents how to cut and paste, and the R2-D2 headphones are perfect for the Jedi knight in your life.
A recent flurry of storage acquisitions (consuming 3PAR, Isilon, Compellent, and others) leaves enterprises few remaining alternatives to the largest vendors.
Dell says it will wrap Force10's networking gear into its data center portfolio, which features servers, storage, and services.
commentary Putting a curtain over the company's rehabilitation project buys time and a chance to experiment.
Dell went on a storage-buying spree last year. Do the piece parts now add up to a broader and well-integrated storage vision?
The PC giant reports flat revenue and a modest increase in net income, but sees trouble ahead due to global economic headwinds.
Even if the economy gets really ugly next year, there are tech areas that are close to being sure things for spending growth.