M&A Deal Summary

Dell Technologies Acquires DELL EMC

On October 12, 2015, Dell Technologies, Inc. acquired information technology company DELL EMC for 67.0B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Dell Technologies’ 13th transaction in the Information Technology sector.
  • This is Dell Technologies’ 1st largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Dell Technologies’ 27th transaction in the United States.
  • This is Dell Technologies’ 2nd transaction in Massachusetts.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2015-10-12
Target DELL EMC
Sector Information Technology
Buyer(s) Dell Technologies, Inc.
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 67.0B USD
Advisor(s) Morgan Stanley
Evercore Group LLC
Needham & Co. LLC (Financial)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (Legal)

Target

DELL EMC

Hopkinton, Massachusetts, United States
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Entrance to EMC's corporate headquarters in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.
Entrance to EMC's corporate headquarters in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.
Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies. This provides a trusted foundation for businesses to transform IT, through the creation of a hybrid cloud, and transform their business through the creation of cloud-native applications and big data solutions. Dell EMC, formerly EMC Corp., was established in 1979 and is based in Hopkinton, Massachusetts.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Dell Technologies, Inc.

Round Rock, Texas, United States

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Category Company
Founded 1984
SectorTechnology Hardware
Employees165,000
Revenue 94.2B USD (2020)
DESCRIPTION
Entrance to Dell's corporate campus in Round Rock, Texas.
Entrance to Dell's corporate campus in Round Rock, Texas.

Dell is a global provider of technology equipment and information technology software and solutions. Dell Technologies looks to bring together the entire infrastructure from hardware to software to services. Through its recent combination with EMC, Dell Technologies offers next-generation solutions through its Client Solutions Group, Infrastructure Solutions Group, VMware, Inc., RSA Information Security, SecureWorks Corp., Pivotal Software, Inc., Boomi, Inc., and Virtustream, Inc. Dell's solutions enable digital transformation and encompass software-defined data centers, all-flash arrays, hybrid cloud, converged and hyper-converged infrastructure, cloud-native software application development tools, mobile, and security solutions. Dell was formed in 1984 and is based in Round Rock, Texas.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 29 of 29
Sector (Information Technology) 13 of 13
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 27 of 27
State (Massachusetts) 2 of 2
Country (United States) 27 of 27
Year (2015) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 10
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2015-04-15 MessageOne, Inc.

Austin, Texas, United States

MessageOne, Inc. is a provider of an email management software solutions such as EMS and AlertFind for archiving, e-discovery, security and notification services.

Sell -
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-03-28 Dell Services

United States

Dell Services is an IT services provider recognized for its depth in vertical industries and for its offerings around infrastructure services, cloud services, application services, and business process outsourcing.

Sell $3.1B