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Sweet on Dell Technologies: Value Creation

April 29, 2019

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….

The Challenge that Will Make or Break Tech & How Dell is Building Tomorrow’s Workforce

April 17, 2019

Our technology’s latest speeds, feeds and features may generate a lot of excitement and attention, but what gets us most excited to go to work each day is how our technology drives human progress. From dairy farmers in India to cancer researchers in Arizona, our customers bring a diverse set of perspectives to the business problems they’re trying to solve. To address customers’ needs, the technology industry must solve a major business problem of its own: a looming talent shortage….

‘Being Big’ Doesn’t Necessarily Equal ‘Being Mean’

April 15, 2019

When I was invited to speak at the ‘Night of the Entrepreneurs’, mid-March in Montpellier, France, I thought it would be a good moment to share with the 500 people there, my views on how a company like Dell can engage with the local ecosystem. After all, it’s not because you’re part of a big multinational, that you don’t have a responsibility to the local community. I took this speaking opportunity to look back on the initiatives we developed over…

EMEA Graduates F2F Event in Poland 2019

April 10, 2019

This post is co-authored by Marta Sieron, Account Manager at Dell EMC in Warsaw, Poland, and participant in the EMEA Graduate Program. The EMEA graduate program recently met in Lodz, Poland for a 4-day face-to-face event. Read on to learn more about Lorin and Marta’s experience! Where it all began The most appropriate word to describe the experience we as participants in the EMEA Graduate Program have been lucky enough to have, is diversity. When we use the word diversity,…

The Evolution of Gaming – What’s Really Changed Since the Days of Pac-Man?

April 8, 2019

There’s no mistaking that the world of gaming has changed dramatically over the years. From the days of Pong and Space Wars, to the more recent Fortnite, the gaming industry has experienced dramatic changes—changes that go beyond just the technology. But what exactly is it that’s changed? How have these changes impacted the global gaming industry? Jeff Rubenstein, Content Creator & Strategic Platforms lead at Microsoft, along with 5 passionate panelists, discussed the gaming evolution at The Alienware Outpost at…

Ensuring Innovators Have the Latest Tech at Their Fingertips: Introducing the Updated Dell Precision 7000 Series Tower and Rack Workstations

April 4, 2019

When the most innovative and creative minds are looking to not only change their industry, but the world as we know it, they demand that their technology will deliver remarkable performance. So, it is no surprise that innovators across manufacturing, design, healthcare and media and entertainment turn to the powerful Dell Precision 7000 Series workstation portfolio as their tool of choice. Dell has been a leader in workstation technology for over two decades because we are driven by our customers’…

Birdies and Eagles and…Tiger? Oh my!

April 3, 2019

Dell Technologies Match Play sets records, while charting a course for four more years Another WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play tournament is in the books. This year’s event was the most exciting by far, with a sell-out crowd (fourth year running), beautiful weather, the worlds’ top golfers – including Tiger Woods! – and the announcement that Dell Technologies will be sponsoring the event for another four years. This is great news for our hometown of Austin, but not just for golf…

Linkedin Reveals its 2019 Top Companies, and We’re One of Them!

For the second year in a row, we’re honored to be named as one of LinkedIn’s Top Companies, in both the U.S. and Japan. I could share a long list of what makes Dell Technologies a great place to work, but really, every highlight would come back to our people. Together, we’ve built an award-winning company through our collective successes, our shared vision and our Culture Code. We pride ourselves on being a place where team members can be their…

Witness a Visual Spectacle with Alienware m15 Laptop’s New Display Options & NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti in Dell And Alienware Desktops

April 2, 2019

We know if you’re going to spend hours staring at a screen – maybe as the last person standing in a multiplayer online battle arena or completing quests as a fantasy hero – you want it to look real. That’s why we’re excited to share that available for order today, Alienware m15 has become the first 15” light-and-thin gaming laptop to incorporate an OLED display, the gold standard of monitor technology. Ever-responsive to our community, we’ve delivered on what many…

Dell Adds AMD Option to Inspiron PCs, Offering More Performance Options for Consumers

Our customers expect versatility, convenience and most importantly, choice, when it comes to our leading Inspiron line. The Inspiron brand is founded upon providing easy to use laptops and 2-in-1s that keep consumers connected and productive – delivering an intuitive user experience, quality design and flexible form factors. That’s why, following the launch of two of our noteworthy Inspirons, we’re focused on continuing to expand the diversity within our Inspiron family and provide our consumers with the features they desire….

Celebrating Opportunity for All on Autism Awareness Day

Today is World Autism Awareness Day, a day to increase the global understanding and acceptance of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Autism is described as a “spectrum” because there’s a wide degree of variation in the way ASD affects people. When describing autism, the concept of neurodiversity is becoming more widely used. Neurodiversity is about recognizing and respecting the different ways each of our brains work. It’s also about celebrating the strength those different approaches and viewpoints bring to…

Driving Sustainability in Public Procurement for a Better Tomorrow

March 29, 2019

This post is co-authored by Louise Koch, Corporate Sustainability Director, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Dell EMC. We are at a tipping point in human history with two major trends coming together. On one side, we have the dawn of the digital era which will transform business and society in many ways. On the other side, we are facing global sustainability challenges on a scale that requires global and local action. Every year, we use more resources than the earth…

Luminaries Podcast Episode 29: Complete the World’s Toughest Endurance Yacht Race…With Rugged Tech

March 27, 2019

Where can technology take your business? Join hosts Mark Schaefer and Douglas Karr on an IT transformation expedition. Listen in as they have in-depth conversations with technology luminaries who clear the path for your business growth – hear from analysts, partners, your peers and leaders across Dell Technologies. Find research, best practices and tools to make your IT transformation real. In this excerpt from Luminaries—Talking to the Brightest Minds in Tech, hosts Mark Schaefer and Douglas Karr speak with Sir…

Desirability Without Sacrifice

March 26, 2019

A candid discussion of Latitude 7400 2-in-1’s journey We’re thrilled that the new Latitude 7400 2-in-1 is finally available for purchase! You have likely seen coverage from CES or read the details in Rahul’s blog, but to understand how the engineering team got here, I sat down with Michael Smith, Dell’s VP of Commercial Design, to wrap my head around some technical hurdles the team overcame while staying true to the original design intent. I didn’t expect an easy, breezy…

Dell Technologies at SXSW 2019

March 22, 2019

Dell Technologies had a strong presence at SXSW this past week. THE EXPERIENCE by Dell Technologies hosted a variety of interactive discussions, learning sessions, live tech demos and epic entertainment throughout the week-long event. And new this year, Dell opened THE ALIENWARE OUTPOST for gamers from March 15-17. Discover some of the highlights below! POLITICO Editorial – AI Goes to Washington Patrick Steel, CEO, POLITICO and Steve Harris, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Dell EMC Federal hosted a deep-dive…

Women Empowerment in Saudi Arabia

March 21, 2019

After celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8th, just a short time ago, this blog post feels extremely relevant. Before I start telling this story, let me set the scene for you: 3 women from 3 very different locations, thousands of miles apart, somehow find themselves all on the same page. And what is that page you might ask? Equality for women, a topic that we all hold extremely close to our hearts. Marta and I are very lucky to…

Inspire with STEMAspire: A Mentees Perspective

March 19, 2019

In October 2018, Dell EMC Glasgow launched their second 12-month mentoring programme called STEMAspire. The program is aimed at undergraduate females from the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and is focused on providing them with support that enables them to finish their education and progress on to the world of work. Molly Nock, one of Glasgow’s STEMAspire mentees is studying Digital Design and Web Development at the City of Glasgow College. Molly tells us that she is thrilled…

Dell Recovered 2 Billion Pounds of Used Electronics

March 18, 2019

Today is Global Recycling Day, a time for us all to step up our individual recycling efforts and to press our business, community and government leaders to expand their recycling infrastructure. At Dell, we’ve seen the power of individual action firsthand. Our industry-leading recycling programs are the result of a few passionate Dell employees—starting with Michael Dell—who had a desire to make a bigger impact. Only 20 percent of the world’s e-waste is recycled, according to the United Nations. When…

Let’s All Help Create a #Balanceforbetter

March 8, 2019

Today at Dell Technologies, we join the world to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD)! This global celebration is all about how we can collectively work together to recognize women’s achievements, raise awareness against issues like bias, and create a more gender-balanced world. Gender balance is essential for economies and communities to thrive, which is why the theme of this year’s IWD is “Balance for Better.” When we invest in women, they invest in their communities. This presents an economic opportunity,…

12 years, 279 episodes, and 1 epic STEM contribution to The Big Bang Theory

At the end of a long day, I love to unwind by catching up on the latest documentary on Netflix, or taking the edge off with a comedic sitcom. Pop culture has always been extraordinary at making us smile, while also influencing ideas and culture. One of our favorites at Dell Technologies is The Big Bang Theory which will come to a close this season. For the last 12 years, Dell Technologies has integrated products into not only the show,…

Stories from Sundance 2019

March 6, 2019

Every year, the Sundance Film Festival brings thousands of filmmakers from all over the world to Park City, Utah, and gives them the opportunity to share their work and celebrate innovative storytelling. Dell Technologies was the official technology partner of the festival for the second year running, and we had an incredible time hosting some of today’s hottest creators and experts at the #DellDen on Main Street. We invited leaders from across the industry to join discussions around a broad…

In Search of the Perfect Workplace

March 5, 2019

Each and every day, a multitude of new hires join Dell Technologies worldwide. As a new hire, it is perfectly normal to feel anxious about a new environment. I can still remember my first day and how it took me forever to choose my outfit, and even longer to figure out how I could leave a good first impression on my colleagues and managers. Luckily, though, it wasn’t long before I felt at home in my new workplace, surrounded by…

Black History Month Events Cultivate Inclusion

February 28, 2019

As I reflect on Black History Month, I am humbled by the past and present accomplishments and sacrifices of Black women and men who have enabled human progress. As a beneficiary of this sacrifice, an African American man who was given the opportunity to earn education and career advancement, it is incumbent upon me to keep the momentum going and continue to open up opportunity for all. At Dell Technologies, we know the first step to opening opportunity for all…

Dell Technologies Recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

February 26, 2019

Our customers and partners trust Dell Technologies to deliver unparalleled products and solutions which drive their digital transformation. Trust and integrity are core values at Dell, embedded in our CultureCode and modeled by our team members each and every day. We act trustworthy and with integrity because it’s the right thing to do and because it’s who we are, not in anticipation of being recognized or rewarded for it. But when you do the right thing for the right reasons,…

How Will the Working World of 2030 Differ from that of Today?

February 25, 2019

Steam engines revolutionized the working world back in the late 18th century – first in England, and then in the rest of the world. This development kicked off the Industrial Age: Commercial production took a great leap forward, the mechanical production of goods ousted previously conventional ways of working, and people had to make radical adjustments accordingly. In turn, this gave rise to entirely new types of work, as well as new opportunities. Today, with the digital transformation, we once…

Empowering Women in Tech Summit 2018

February 15, 2019

The Perspektywy ‘Women in Tech Summit’ in Warsaw hosted several technology companies, including Dell EMC. These companies, as partners in the conference, brought together some of the most dedicated female professionals who offered their powerful perspective on the future of women in technology. Both Patricia Florissi (Distinguished Engineer and Vice President & Global CTO for Sales) and Anja Monrad (Senior Vice President & General Manager CEE) were warmly welcomed by hundreds of people from across the globe. The ‘Women in…