Latest Dell articles

Dell SEC filing reveals commercial pressures behind move to go private

Michael Dell could back rival bid if he can remain as CEO
02 Apr 2013

Dell board said to be considering three takeover bids

Dell founder Michael Dell
Michael Dell bid challenged by Blackstone Group and Carl Icahn
25 Mar 2013

Opposition to Dell 'privatisation' grows as investor demands $16bn payout

Dell to buy Dell after Dell shareholders' vote
Carl Icahn demands $15.7bn special payment - or years of litigation
08 Mar 2013

Intel launches own distribution of Apache Hadoop

Chip maker is working with partners including Cisco, Dell and SAP to integrate big data software with new platforms
28 Feb 2013

No Dell MDM support for BB10 until future of BlackBerry becomes clear

BlackBerry needs to demonstrate staying power before K3000 MDM solution supports it, Dell tells Computing
15 Feb 2013

Southeastern rejects 'grossly undervalued' Dell buyout

Dell's biggest external shareholder says $13.65 per share is 'woefully inadequate'
12 Feb 2013

Lenovo president EMEA: Two per cent margin for PCs is successful

The former Acer CEO talks about a possible acquisition of BlackBerry and riding out a tough PC market
08 Feb 2013

Dell Quest software boosts Thomas Cook’s bookings by 30 per cent

Foglight Performance Monitoring tool helps travel firm to retain customers
07 Feb 2013

Analysis: PC makers need to shape up or ship out

With only one of the world’s top five PC makers enjoying rising sales, Sooraj Shah asks what the sector can do to revive its fortunes
07 Feb 2013

Dell to be bought back by founder (UPDATED)

Michael Dell will purchase the firm he founded
05 Feb 2013

Michael Dell closes in on Dell takeover – with the help of private equity

Dell to be taken private in $24bn deal, subject to shareholder approval
03 Feb 2013

Dell sees demand for cloud rise as 'CIA anxiety' fades

European businesses more willing to adopt cloud for some types of data, Dell tells Computing
31 Jan 2013

$24bn Dell buyout deal moves closer

Deal involving private equity firm Silver Lake could be completed this week
22 Jan 2013

Dell in talks over private equity buyout

PC giant Dell held “preliminary” discussions with TPG Capital and Silver Lake - two years after Michael Dell considered taking the company private
15 Jan 2013

Dell wanted Microsoft to drop 'confusing' Windows RT branding

The firm argued the tablet OS was not worthy of the name 'Windows'
17 Dec 2012

All-in-one Windows 8 PCs selling 'well above forecasts' - Dell

Consumers with cash buying high-end touch-screen PCs, claims Dell. But lower end and corporates more circumspect over Windows 8
28 Nov 2012

Profits plummet at Dell

Drop 47 per cent as PC maker is hit hard by competition from tablets and low-cost rivals
16 Nov 2012

Education on data loss needed more than ICO fines, says Quest

Lessons need to be learned about data governance and the consequences of losing information
06 Nov 2012

Dell completes Quest acquisition

Dell finalises $2.4bn deal
28 Sep 2012

Apple user leak 'came from Florida publishing company' - not FBI

App publisher Blue Toad claims that it - not FBI agent Christopher K. Stangl - was responsible for Apple user data leak
10 Sep 2012

Dell recruits former HP exec as PC sales slump

Company changes tack as poor PC and laptop sales hit revenues
22 Aug 2012

Lenovo to become world’s biggest PC maker ‘this year’, say analysts

Growth rates put Lenovo on course to overtake HP in the third quarter
16 Jul 2012

Dell to acquire Quest Software for $2.4bn

Purchase takes Dell further into software - and away from PC hardware
02 Jul 2012

Dell acquires AppAssure for backup and storage

Dell's new acquisition provides software to support application protection across physical, virtual and cloud architectures
27 Feb 2012