Dell EMC Aligns with VMware to Simplify Desktop Management

| May 9, 2017

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Dell Technologies is starting to deliver on the desktop some of the promised dividends of combining Dell and EMC into a single entity by combining elements of the VMware and Dell EMC portfolios into a single offering.

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