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Giving Computers a Voice

October 23, 2020

You may have dreamed of having a conversation with your computer, but have you thought about what it takes for a computer to have a conversation with a human?

Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader – Five Years in a Row

For the fifth year in a row, Gartner named Dell Technologies a Leader in its Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage report. Dell EMC PowerScale, which includes our Isilon nodes, and Dell EMC ECS were evaluated for the report.

And the Most Innovative Application of AI Goes to…

October 22, 2020

We were delighted to receive a FutureNet award last month. With award-winning solutions like NCX and a growing ecosystem of best-of-breed partners like Cardinality, Dell Technologies is excited to become the preferred IT infrastructure provider for telecom as the industry evolves toward 5G and data-centric business models built on disaggregated, cloud-based architectures.

Dell Technologies and Splunk Go to the Races with McLaren

Applying machine learning to massive amounts of raw data requires a huge amount of computational power and storage. Instead of just throwing more hardware at the problem, McLaren decided to take a strategic approach, making use of Dell Technologies solutions for HPC to provide the computational performance and storage capacity they needed. And, they were able to do it within the same footprint and with a public cloud experience delivered from their own on-premises data center.

VxRail: Driving the Future of HCI at the Edge

VxRail – the only jointly integrated HCI system with VMware – delivers a curated, turnkey experience, including our HCI System Software that enables automated, full stack lifecycle management. Our continuous innovation in driving operational efficiency at scale and our broad range of platform configuration options enable customers to optimize edge clusters for their workload requirements while addressing space and power constraints… so more and more customers can rely on VxRail to drive the future of HCI at the edge.

How Digital Transformation is Reshaping Our World

This week we’re excited to be joined by customers and partners around the globe for Dell Technologies World Digital Experience. Here are just a few of the amazing and inspiring success stories we’re hearing from our customers this year.

Episode Seven – The Blueprint of Modern Medicine

By using DNA to read a patient’s cellular blueprint, vast new possibilities are emerging in the treatment of infectious diseases. But for genomics to work, massive amounts of data must be gathered and processed at incredible speeds, and that sounds like a job for technology.

Introducing Easy and Highly Protected Multi-cloud Managed Services

Dell Technologies Cloud PowerProtect for Multi-Cloud provides a fully managed service with a single target for backup and recovery for all three of the major cloud players today. This service provides end-to-end flexibility to adjust throughput and backup windows to meet data protection policies — without resource underutilization and management overhead.

Introducing the Dell Technologies Cloud Console

A key part of Project Apex, the new Dell Technologies Cloud Console is an integrated online experience designed to let you manage cloud workloads and services through a single web interface.

Find Your Edge with Dell Technologies

Edge computing isn’t new, but we are still in the early stages of its growth. Get ready, and let us help you prepare, because in the coming months and years Edge computing will shake the foundations of IT in ways we haven’t seen since the advent of cloud.

Working Together to Eliminate E-waste

October 15, 2020

October 14, 2020 was International E-Waste Day, created to promote awareness and the correct disposal of e-waste throughout the world. Dell Technologies has been firmly committed to environmental stewardship for more than two decades, leading the drive to reduce e-waste. Our efforts began with the 1996 debut of our Asset Resale & Recycling Services for businesses. In 2004, we launched Dell Reconnect, a consumer recycling partnership with Goodwill, and in 2014, we began reusing plastics collected from recycled systems to…

Accelerating our Path to Progress

October 1, 2020

In June, the U.S. – and the world – galvanized to accelerate racial equity. Sadly, we continue to experience tragedies and injustices that make it clear we still have a lot of hard work to do. We are at an inflection point, and companies like ours play a key role in creating environments where differences are valued and celebrated. Where everyone has a sense of belonging and can achieve their full potential. This will take time, and we are hard…

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

September 25, 2020

September is Hispanic Heritage Month, an opportunity to honor the generations of Hispanic and Latinx Americans who have enriched our society and culture. It is also an opportunity for me personally to take a moment to celebrate the wonderful achievements of our Hispanic and Latinx team members while recognizing the opportunity we have in front of us to bring more diverse perspectives to the table. I’ve been at Dell Technologies for more than 25 years starting my career here in…

Going for Global Goals

September 22, 2020

This week, the United Nations (UN) gathers for its 75th General Assembly and Climate Week to examine the progress made against the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These goals were adopted in 2015 by the UN member states and are, in effect, a blueprint for how we’ll build the world we want to live in by 2030. Or as our and the UN Foundation’s former entrepreneur-in-residence Elizabeth Gore refers to the SDGs—“the world’s to-do list.” With the events of 2020, this…

Easing the Transition to New Ways of Working

September 15, 2020

From medical equipment to groceries, technology is helping businesses make new ways of working a reality.  The spread and severity of COVID-19 has forced businesses and public institutions to find ways to carry out their essential missions while keeping their customers, employees and citizens safe. That means large-scale transitions to remote work. For many, those transitions have had to be seamless. Lives and livelihoods are on the line, both in the workplace and in communities around the world. For many,…

Same Home Office, Brand New Perspective

September 10, 2020

In my first week back at Dell Technologies, I’m excited to have this opportunity to address the partner community. Please see my letter below.   Partners: I’m humbled and honored to begin a new chapter as Dell Technologies’ Global Channel Chief. What you’ve built here is nothing short of incredible – in FY20, you brought in $52B in orders revenue¹ and over 70,000 new and reactivated customers! If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that you’re on a…

Support Your Remote Workforce With the Right Tools to Boost Productivity

September 8, 2020

Recent global disruptions have resulted in a rapid evolution of the workplace and major shifts in the way we live and work over the past few months. The number of employees working from home increased from 5% to 60% in a matter of weeks1. Naturally, this drastic change brought about a new set of challenges for organizations. Besides a physical change in the work environment, employees have had to adapt to new modes of communication, adjust to changes in workstation…

Transforming Education Through Technology

September 3, 2020

Over the last few months, we have seen the COVID-19 pandemic radically reshape lives and livelihoods. People across the world have transitioned to remote work and education arrangements, increasing our reliance on digital technologies. In the education sector, students and teachers have had to quickly adapt to new models of learning and teaching from remote settings, a transition that has highlighted the importance of digital skilling and universal access to technology. At this moment of accelerated change, we at Dell…

Dell Precision 3240 Compact: An Ultra-Small But Powerful Workstation For All

August 25, 2020

With some planning to return to the office over the coming months, many businesses and institutions are looking to reshape office layouts, striking a delicate balance that promotes both worker safety and productivity. Open office space will be a commodity, and those who continue to work remotely may also be seeking smaller devices that can be tucked away easily. Against this backdrop, today Dell introduced a new ultra-small form factor (USFF) workstation, the Dell Precision 3240 Compact. Small yet powerful,…

Respecting the Boundaries of Earth Overshoot Day

August 20, 2020

We have all learned a lot about boundaries during COVID-19. Boundaries like six-foot social distancing are meant to keep you safe. But what are the boundaries that keep humanity safe on our finite planet? This Saturday, August 22, marks Earth Overshoot Day – the day when the Ecological Footprint — humanity’s demands on natural resources and services — exceeds what the planet can regenerate in that year (“biocapacity”), according to calculations by Global Footprint Network. From now through December 31,…

Talking Video Workflows and Workstations with Adobe’s Dave Helmly

August 18, 2020

Dave Helmly, head of strategic development for Broadcast at Adobe®, has forged a distinguished career in video and imaging, helping professional creators nail their workflows. As a #DellInsideCircle member, Dave uses Dell Precision mobile workstations daily with his team of 15 international field representatives. We sat down with him to hear his thoughts on the role of technology in video and image editing, which technologies get him most excited, and how he expects the industry to evolve.  Matt: What technology…

How Technology is Transforming the Circular Economy

August 17, 2020

Increasing efficiencies and shrinking footprints in the IT industry When it comes to expanding the circular economy, the IT industry is one of the effort’s greatest enablers — especially when technology provides scalable solutions that drive real value. In fact, global sustainability experts have identified seven distinct types of digital technology that already do or soon will play a critical role in implementing and furthering thousands of circularity initiatives: digital access, cloud, cognitive, blockchain, fast internet, IoT and digital reality….

It’s a Marathon

August 6, 2020

Michael’s Letter to Team Members One of the best parts of my job is meeting our customers and partners where they live and work, and seeing firsthand all the amazing things they are doing with our technology. But like everyone, I’ve been grounded for nearly five months — riding out the pandemic and waiting for everything to get back to normal. But what we’re all coming to realize is that whatever or whenever normal happens, it isn’t going to be…

Sweet on Dell Technologies: What We Do Matters

If there’s a bright side to our current global situation, it’s that it has reminded us of our humanity. Since March, I’ve met countless customers’ children and pets thanks to Zoom. I’ve sat across dining tables and on front porches with shareholders and analysts (virtually, of course). My grandkids’ rendition of If You’re Happy and You Know It has been the soundtrack to more than one team call. In some ways, our social distance has made us more connected and…

Empowering a Connected Workplace

July 30, 2020

Yesterday, Dell Technologies SVP of Corporate Real Estate and Global Facilities, Mark Pringle, was invited to testify before the United States Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works to discuss flexible workspace strategies and the ways the federal government might integrate these strategies. Joining him in testimony were Kate Lister, President, Global Workplace Analytics, and Dr. Michael Benjamin, Chief of Air Quality Planning and Science division of the California Air Resources Board. Chairman John Barrasso and Ranking Member Thomas Carper…