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Mobile PC market suffers worst first half in a decade, says IHS

The mobile PC market has experienced its worst first half in a decade, according to the latest stats from IHS.

Spotlight: Big advisory firm backs Michael Dell's $24.4B proposed buyout of Dell

Institutional Shareholder Services, the largest proxy advisory firm, on Monday backed Michael Dell's $24.4 billion proposed buyout of the firm he founded, the  New York Times  is reporting.

IBM, HP, Dell battle for second spot behind Cisco in network equipment market, says Infonetics

IBM, HP and Dell are battling to take second place in the enterprise network equipment market behind leader Cisco, according to a survey of 210 enterprises in North America conducted by Infonetics Research.

Michael Dell wants to retool Dell into enterprise software and services business

In a pitch to shareholders, Michael Dell said he wants to retool Dell from a PC maker into an enterprise software and services business.

Global data center market to increase at 10.7% CAGR through 2016, says TechNavio

The global data center market is forecast by TechNavio to increase at a 10.7 percent compound annual growth rate through 2016. The move by enterprises to centralize their IT resources is expected to be a major driver for the data center market.

Spotlight: Icahn could be ready to walk away from Dell bid

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn and his partner Southeastern Asset Management could be ready to walk away from their effort to acquire Dell, according to  AllThingsD  citing a story by CNBC.

Icahn, Southeastern urge Dell shareholders to reject Michael Dell's offer

In a filing with securities regulators, billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management are urging Dell shareholders to reject the offer by Michael Dell and his investor group to take the company private, according to an AP report.

EMC gains on rival HP in disk storage system market, says IDC

EMC gained market share from rival HP in the worldwide disk storage system market for the first quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from IDC.

Dell, Intel open big data innovation center in Singapore

The big data market in Asia (not including Japan) is expected to reach $603 million this year, according to IDC research.

Icahn-Southeastern offer for Dell is $3.9B short on funds, says board

In a presentation filed with securities regulators on Wednesday, Dell's board argued that the offer by billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management to keep Dell public is underfunded by $3.9 billion, according to a report by the  New York Times.