Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Feb 2013 14:29 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems "Dell today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement under which Michael Dell, Dell's Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, in partnership with global technology investment firm Silver Lake, will acquire Dell." So, Dell has gone private, and Microsoft has contributed a $2 billion loan to the deal.
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RE: Comment by dizmal
by WorknMan on Tue 5th Feb 2013 17:18 UTC in reply to "Comment by dizmal"
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Dell no longer likes its legacy PC business and has made efforts to reposition itself as an enterprise player (expensive iron, software and services).

Isn't that kind of what tech companies do when their PC business goes to shit... become an 'enterprise company'?

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