Dell is attempting to gain some ground in the server market, which is dominated by Hewlett-Packard and IBM. In order to grab a larger piece of the data center pie, the company has shoveled everything together into one announcement. And it's a big one.
There are 14 new products altogether: new Dell M-series blade servers, 11th-generation PowerEdge servers, Precision workstations, EqualLogic PS6000 storage arrays, and a host of revamped services.
The fact that they have joined competitors in taking on the needs of enterprise IT departments holistically--instead of piecemeal--marks good progress, according to Frank Gillett, principal analyst at Forrester … Read more