Big Data Article Archive:
CEO Chen compares Apple and IBM with “dancing elephants” as it hints at similar agreement for BlackBerry
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CEO Tucci insists he has never even met with activist investor keen to drive an EMC-VMware divorce
VMware has talked up its new Airwatch business despite the $1 billion acquisition having taken a chunk out of its profits in Q2. For the three months to 30 June, VMware’s net profit slumped 32 percent year on year to $167 million on revenue which rose 17 percent to $1.46 billion over the same period. […]
Software behemoth Microsoft plans to strip $1 billion of costs from newly acquired devices business by 2016 in a bid to see it return to growth
Report claims Elliott Management Corp has upped investment and wants EMC to splinter off virtualisation vendor
Big Blue becomes more profitable as newer technologies grow at hardware’s expense
IBM and Apple have formed a strategic partnership to make iPhones and iPad more valuable enterprise tools, and build a new, growth-oriented act for both companies.