HPE acquires SimpliVity to strengthen hybrid IT position

Peter Gothard
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$605m acquisition "fits squarely within our strategy" says Whitman

HPE has acquired software-defined, hyperconverged infrastructure firm SimpliVity in order to improve its position in the "hybrid IT" market. The $650m cash deal pales in significance to a market which...

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