Icahn, Blackstone make buyout bids for Dell

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Discussion:  Two investor groups have put together bids to purchase Dell.  These offers may outbid founder Michael Dell’s current bid to take the company private.  Investor stock rose about 3% following this possible buyout announcement, which would let current Dell shareholders to continue holding their stakes in the company.  It was reported that Blackstone would prefer to have Michael Dell… Read more »

YouTube Video – Virtualization: What’s the Big Deal?

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Description: 10:12 minutes.  YouTube video with Dell CTO to talk about virtualization.  This is the opportunity to discuss how virtualization can increase the flexibility of IT assets, allowing companies to consolidate IT infrastructure, reduce maintenance and administrative costs, and prepare for strategic IT initiatives such as grid computing, utility computing, and service oriented architecture.  Virtualization separates… Read more »