Dell’s (NASDAQ: DELL) march to $5 billion in software revenue includes a systems management group focused on client/end-user solutions; server and data center software; database management; performance management; and data integration. Take a closer look and you’ll see the Dell KACE business within that group, along with the updated Dell KACE K1000 management appliance.
At Dell World 2012 (Dec. 11-13, Austin, Texas), watch for the technology giant to start describing more synergies between acquisitions like KACE, Quest Software, SonicWall and Wyse Technologies. And those integrations will have channel partners in mind, The VAR Guy has heard.
Novell has announced that it has declined a takeover bid from New York-based hedge fund Elliott Associates L.P. saying that the bid "undervalued" the company. The open-source software maker says it is looking at other alternatives to "enhance stockholder value" including looking for other potential buyers. Elliott Associates offered to buy Novell a couple...
Written by: Stephen Withers | Published in: TechnologyThe Dell KACE K1000 management appliance includes support for new operating systems including Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Ubuntu Linux and OS X Mountain Lion.
Two years after fixed broadband wireless network operator, Clever Communications (ASX: CVA) launched a hostile and ultimately unsuccessful takeover bid for rival operator BigAir (ASX: BGL), The Clever board has welcomed an off-market takeover offer from BigAir.
More than five years after it began selling PCs with Ubuntu Linux preinstalled in the United States, Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) has compiled a lackluster record in the eyes of many Linux advocates when it comes to promoting open source alternatives to Windows.