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Celebrating 10 Years of DWEN!

July 22, 2019

I still remember our very first DWEN (Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network) Summit. 50 inspiring women from 11 countries joined us on June 19, 2010, in Shanghai, China. The goal? To collectively discuss how we could remove unique barriers for women entrepreneurs to succeed…namely, access to capital, technology, networks and advocacy. Fast forward to this past week, nine years later…we hosted our 10th annual DWEN Summit in Singapore, and our network has grown to more than 5,000 women from 42 countries!…

Innovating for Team Members with Disabilities

July 10, 2019

Technology that drives human progress is at the core of our mission. In Brazil, our Research, Development and Innovation Center (LEAD) is developing assistive tools to make technology accessible to everyone, fostering employability and professional growth for people with disabilities – including our own team members. The LEAD team, located in Fortaleza, Brazil, recently launched a new project developing assistive technologies to increase the inclusion of people with different disabilities in the production line of the Dell Brazil Factory, our manufacturing…

Our Great Opportunity to Transform Lives

July 9, 2019

How do we make the world a better place? Just the enormity of that statement may deter any one person from acting because the task, on the surface, seems so daunting. We’re battling poverty, hunger, environmental issues and the list goes on. But as with any huge project, it is important to start small. To take a step back and understand the root of what you’re trying to accomplish, how you are going to tackle it, and what tools and…

Introducing Our 2030 Social Impact Vision: Progress Made Real

This post is co-authored by Brian Reaves, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Dell Technologies Today Dell Technologies released its final progress report against our 2020 Legacy of Good Plan. You’ll recall we established this plan back in 2013 to put our technology and talents to work where they can do the most good for people and the planet. Thanks to the hard work and unwavering dedication of our teams around the globe, we have made tremendous progress against our plan-so…

Tackling the Fastest Growing Domestic Waste Stream Takes Circular Thinking

With the summer time in full swing, most of us are thinking about vacation, beaches, and finding ways to escape on our next adventure. My idea of an adventure is embedding myself in nature by going on a nice long bike ride. It’s important to spend time with nature to remind us of its beauty, fragility and our responsibility to protect it. Advancing sustainability is a key focus for our 2030 vision. We have a responsibility to protect and enrich…

We Must Build A Future Workforce For ALL

The latest Future of Jobs Report by the World Economic Forum suggests that the rapid evolution of machines and algorithms in the workplace could create 133 million new roles between now and 2022. That’s a heck of a lot of jobs to fill. This is a great problem to have, but a problem none the less if we are not in a position to take advantage of the opportunity. According to the quarterly Gartner Emerging Risks Survey, talent shortage rated as one…

More Power and Innovation with the Next Generation of Dell OptiPlex

June 25, 2019

The next generation of the Dell OptiPlex family features new form factors and accessories driven by the latest Intel® 9th generation processors, delivering more power than ever before. The world of business and technology is merging in a fourth industrial revolution enabled by a perfect storm of technology tipping points. In order to capitalize on this revolution, technology solutions and services need to provide innovative capabilities from the edge, to core, to cloud. For more than 25 years, Dell OptiPlex…

Key Future of Work Trends for 2019 and Beyond: Embrace New Dynamics & Create New Experiences

June 13, 2019

“Future of Work” as described by IDC is an evolutionary journey of how emerging technologies and demographic changes are impacting the way work is done. To boost productivity and foster innovation, companies are moving towards empowering employees with new technologies, offering them more choices and even embracing new office designs, all in the hopes for better talent attraction and retention.  At Dell, the impact of technology and how it boosts productivity and innovation have always been at our roots.  Because…

E3 Witnesses the Birth of a Legend

June 11, 2019

Wow!!! Since E3 started in 1995, I’ve been to 16 of them, and each year I’m still amazed how far gaming has advanced. Alienware was created one year after E3 started and much like the show, Alienware has also grown to be a trailblazing leader in PC gaming. This year at E3, Alienware will feature the latest Legend designed laptops and headsets since announcing the new ID at CES. In addition,  Dell G3 now has Game Shift to optimize your…

Sweet on Dell Technologies: 1Q FY20 Financial Results

June 7, 2019

The seasons are changing again. Here in Central Texas, we’re sliding head-first into summer. The temperature is cranking up and the school year has wound down. Seasons provide a rhythm. And even in the life of a CFO, there comes a highly anticipated set of seasons – earnings. Here at Dell Technologies, we’re focused on the results for our first quarter of FY20. As hectic as it can sometimes be, I like earnings season. Why? Because as the CFO at…

Dell Wyse ThinOS – PCoIP Connections to Major Cloud Providers

June 5, 2019

We recently received numerous requests and questions about using ThinOS to access cloud resources directly from the terminal environment using the Teradici Cloud Access Software (CAS) solution. For those not familiar with PC-over-IP (PCoIP), it delivers remote access to computers and virtual machines using a secure, high-definition and highly responsive connection protocol.  Given the level of interest we’ve received, I thought it would be a good idea to share what’s possible with this technology from a ThinOS based device along…

Client Solutions Go All In at Annual Dell Showcase

June 4, 2019

A record-setting 15,000 attended Dell Technologies World 2019 to witness the promise of progress and transformation made real. For a third year, Dell Technologies transformed the historic-looking Venetian Hotel and Sands Convention Center into a hub of future-focused tech. More than 15,000 IT decision makers, experts, and influencers traveled to Las Vegas to discover the next big thing and interact with the most exciting innovations available today. Featured attendees included MIT Professor Erik Brynjolfsson, technology innovator and global music artist…

The Future of Coffee, Powered by Dell Technologies

The following is a guest post from Mike Westgate, VP of Marketing at Briggo Coffee. Dell Technologies World provided some of the best and broadest exposure we’ve experienced in our brand’s history. According to Briggo’s CEO Kevin Nater, “The Briggo Team was thrilled to step onto the world stage side-by-side with our partner Dell Technologies as we introduced the future of coffee to the brightest minds and most innovative global firms!” Briggo was honored to not only be a featured…

Supporting Our LGBTQ Team Members All Year Long

June 3, 2019

This June marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the historic event that led to the creation of Pride. Here at Dell Technologies, we couldn’t think of a better way to ring in Pride month than by celebrating and supporting our LGBTQ family. Diversity of thought unlocks innovation and fuels creativity. We’ve built an inclusive and respectful culture that lets every team member bring their authentic selves to work every day. Our passionate Pride Employee Resource Group (ERG) plays…

Dell Wyse ThinOS – Taming Life on the Edge…

May 30, 2019

As we come up on the end of the 2nd decade of the new millennium and I begin my third year as the product manager for Dell’s Wyse ThinOS thin client firmware solution, I wanted to take some time to reflect on the history of this industry game changer. I will also take a small peek forward as we prepare the ThinOS platform for relevance in the emerging world of “cloud first” application architectures that are quickly taking their place…

Experience Innovation: How Dell Designs for the Future

May 29, 2019

This year marks the 45th anniversary of what many view as the first “personal computer” and over the decades, it’s become an integral part of our personal and professional lives…it’s how we get work done, how we share and how we stay connected. Dell has been committed to the PC business since day one and our global customers recognize it – as reported by IDC, we recently celebrated year-over-year worldwide PC share growth for more than 24 consecutive quarters. The…

Dell Technologies Honors “Best of the Best” Innovators at 2019 NEVY Awards

May 22, 2019

While our reach to create technologies that drive human progress at Dell Technologies spans the globe, we are fiercely dedicated to recognizing and fostering innovation in our local communities. Recently, we supported this cause as the presenting sponsor of the seventh annual NEVY Awards (“The NEVYs”) in Boston, Massachusetts. We joined the New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA) in proudly honoring many like-minded companies who are fueled by a similar desire to create innovative technologies and solutions that will enable…

Joining the Workforce as a Millennial

As a graduate embarking on my career, I feel it’s important for me to share my experiences, thoughts and feelings on what it’s like to enter the workplace as a millennial. We are living in a time where there is so much pressure to thrive and show the best version of ourselves – especially when it comes to our careers. Social media broadcasts the ins and outs of people’s lives, mostly highlighting their successes but not often their failures. This…

Cultural Intelligence Can Mean the World to You on World Culture Day

May 20, 2019

Life and business can take us to many varied and incredible places around the world, exposing us to unlimited opportunity, unlimited talent, unlimited experiences and inspirations. To be able to tap into the amazing sources of insight and learning, it takes an open and willing mind to understand and embrace new cultures, attitudes and customs. And all of this can happen all around us, at home, in the office, in our personal life, in everything we do. Understanding CQ This is…

EMEA’s Graduate Exchange Program – Sharing Best Practices in Warsaw

May 9, 2019

One’s destination is never a place but a new way of seeing things. I first discovered this quote by Henry Miller when I was on my exchange semester in Vermont 3 years ago. Up to this day, every new destination I visit brings a new perspective on how I experience life. I was so thrilled when I found out I was taking part in the Graduate Exchange Program, because what could be better than a project that connects my work…

Dell Technologies Enabled Entrepreneur to Launch Remote Company

May 7, 2019

The following is a guest post from Greg Caplan. Remote Year originated from my desire to work and travel the world. After a couple years in the workforce, I was tired of the 9 to 5 grind and longed for something more, but didn’t want to stop earning an income. I reached out to a couple friends to see if they would travel with me for a year, but they refused to leave their jobs or homes behind. In an…

Dell Celebrates the Passion, People and Power Behind Today’s Small Businesses

May 6, 2019

Does it feel like everywhere you turn new businesses are popping up, impacting our daily routines, our shopping habits, the way we work, and generally making our lives better, more convenient or more interesting? That’s because they are! In fact, entrepreneurs and small, fast-growing businesses create between 70 and 90 percent of the world’s jobs. As we kick off National Small Business Week (or Small Business Month as we like to keep the celebration going all month!), we not only…

Dell Announces Expanded Vostro Portfolio Designed for Small Business Professionals

April 30, 2019

Dell Technologies World 2019 is upon us, followed closely by National Small Business Week, making it the perfect time to announce the launch of the latest additions to our Vostro portfolio, the Vostro 13 5000 and Vostro 15 7000, designed with the needs of small businesses in mind. Michael Dell founded Dell Technologies in his college dorm room with a revolutionary idea and a great deal of dedication and hard work. These are key ingredients that company founders must possess…

The Dell Precision 3540 and 3541 Mobile Workstations – Making Workstation-Class Performance Accessible for All Budgets

From bringing cool car designs and the dragons in HBO’s Game of Thrones to life, to helping power research into the early detection of ocular diseases, Dell Precision workstations continue to help customers push the boundaries of creativity and science. Our powerhouse devices (for example: Dell Precision 7000 tower and rack workstations) are in high demand, especially for those exploring intensive workloads like Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). However, as technology and the need for increased performance evolves,…

Dell Technologies Capital and Portfolio Companies Arrive at Dell Technologies World to Talk Innovation & Success

April 29, 2019

Two years ago, Dell Technologies World (DTW) served as the stage in which Dell Technologies Capital (DTC) came out of stealth and revealed itself to the world. Embodying the Dell Technologies spirit of innovation pioneered by Michael Dell when he founded his company 35 years ago, DTC was established to augment and lead innovation at Dell Technologies, and to deliver even more innovative solutions for our customers and for the industry. As DTW 2019 is set to kick off in…

Sweet on Dell Technologies: Value Creation

This is the second installment of an ongoing series “Sweet on Dell Technologies”. If you open up a Merriam-Webster dictionary, you’ll see eight different ways to describe value. At Dell Technologies, we have a crystal-clear way to define what value means to us. Value, to us, is all about creating long-term, sustainable growth for the enrichment of all of our stakeholders. To say we’re laser focused on it would be an understatement. In an increasingly crowded technology market, we decided…

Introducing Dell Wyse ThinLinux 2.2

April 25, 2019

In May 2018, Dell introduced Dell Wyse ThinLinux 2, centered around the idea of a secure computing environment with a simple user interface and an open OS architecture that allows effortless integration with third-party applications, without any modifications. Also, it is a 64-bit OS with the flexibility and security of Ubuntu Linux, and applications that provide outstanding benefits to customers across industries. Since May 2018, we’ve made steady improvements to provide better features, performance, reliability, and security. Today, we’re excited…

How Much Time Will You Spend Today Thinking About Tomorrow?

April 24, 2019

This is the first installment of an ongoing series “Sweet on Dell Technologies”. At Dell Technologies, we think a lot about what’s coming next. The next IT trend that’s going to transform business and the way we do things. The next big thing that’s going to help us use data to make smarter decisions faster. The next smart machine that works in partnership with humans to solve problems. We’re always thinking about how we help our customers become digital organizations…

More CPU and GPU Options for Whatever You Play or Create

April 23, 2019

Gaming is a passion for us and what’s often so inspiring is how unique the experience is for everyone – we all do it a little differently. No matter how many hours you put in, we want you to look forward to gaming on an Alienware or Dell G Series laptop. As gamers ourselves (and tech geeks who appreciate the specs), Alienware and Dell know that gamers have different needs but are all looking for the best CPUs and graphics…

Achievements in Circular Design and Sustainability

April 19, 2019

Monday is Earth Day, a day I typically take on the role of Chief Electric Bicyclist, generating power for our Earth Day celebrations at the Dell Technologies headquarters. But beyond getting exercise, it’s also a day that we mark at Dell Technologies by teaming up to clean up our local environments. We have a record 60 events happening around the globe this year! We also use the day to reflect on our progress against our comprehensive set of sustainability goals….