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Finally the Dell – EMC fusion has started and, as announced on May 2016, the new big company will be called Dell Technologies and will include all those companies: Dell, the new DellEMC, Pivotal, RSA, SecureWorks, VirtuStream, VMware.

Dell-Technologies

As also, as announced some months ago, Dell Software will not be part anymore of this big picture.

“Together, we have an incredibly powerful set of capabilities. Our goal is to be your most trusted, most innovative partner…We believe we’ve created the next great technology company…and we’ve created it just for you.” – Michael Dell, Oct, 7th 2016

For sure will be a huge company in the IT world: Over 98% of the Fortune 500 rely on solutions from those companies. From global app deployments to converged infrastructure, world-class organizations depend on our world-class technology–day after day, year over year.

An their product have a leadership positions in 20 Gartner Magic Quadrants reports, across the IT spectrum—from the data center to the user’s devices.

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But more interesting is which will be the impact on VMware and its vision. This is the public answer from Pat Gelsinger to all VMware’s partners:

Dear Valued Partner,

Today Dell Technologies announced the biggest merger in IT history—a truly historic day. The new company creates strong capabilities in the fastest growing areas of the industry including hybrid cloud, software-defined data center, converged infrastructure, platform–as–a–service, data analytics, mobility, and cybersecurity. As Aristotle said, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts,” and this acquisition brings that whole to life for our partners and joint customers.

We are extremely proud and excited to join the new Dell Technologies family of companies as a strategically aligned business. We will continue to operate as an independent, publicly traded company. VMware will continue to invest in and grow its thriving, open ecosystem of global partners. Our partner network is one of our strongest assets and a key differentiator in the market.

Our mission and strategy remain unchanged: to provide you, our partners, with significant value by accelerating our joint customers’ digital transformation through software and services that let customers run, manage, secure, and connect all of their applications across clouds and devices.

Together, we face a significant opportunity ahead. The breadth and scale of Dell Technologies will enable us to build on our combined success and develop even more valuable solutions to delight our joint customers across the globe.

Andrea MauroAbout Andrea Mauro (2434 Posts)

Virtualization & Cloud Architect. VMUG IT Co-Founder and board member. VMware VMTN Moderator and vExpert (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015). PernixPro 2014. Dell TechCenter Rockstar 2014. MVP 2014. Several certifications including: VCDX-DCV, VCP-DCV/DT/Cloud, VCAP-DCA/DCD/CIA/CID/DTA/DTD, MCSA, MCSE, MCITP, CCA, NPP.


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