Dell's founder and CEO, who took the company private last year after his turnaround stalled, says he started out with "$1,000 and a team of one."
The computer giant today confirms that CEO Michael Dell and investment firm Silver Lake are paying $13.65 per share, while Microsoft is contributing a $2 billion loan.
The open-source software for housing Web sites is widely used by big names including Facebook and Hulu. Now it's a startup selling services, too.
Attorney General Andrew Cuomo's federal antitrust case filed Wednesday alleges a longstanding symbiotic relationship between Intel and Dell.