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Michael Dell and Silver Lake in showdown with shareholders over VMware plan

A showdown is looming between Dell Technologies and the shareholders who own the tracking stock for its 81 percent stake in VMware. Amid widespread opposition to the plan for buying that tracking stock, Dell’s owners, Michael Dell and Silver Lake…

Cloudian Making Inroads in Scale-Out Storage Wars

The $24B scale-out storage market (according to IDC) is heating up. The big incumbents like Dell EMC and NetApp seemingly had a vice grip on market share in the recent past, but the newer kids on the block are gaining…