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Dell buys network security company SonicWALL, adds nearly 1,000 employees

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Dell this morning announced that it intends to acquire SonicWALL, a provider of network security and data protection solutions. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but Dell is welcoming approximately 950 employees to the company as a result of the deal. SonicWALL, headquartered in California but serving customers...
Dell buys network security company SonicWALL, adds nearly 1,000 employees

Blue Coat Buys Solera Networks To Beef Up In Big Data Security

techcrunch.com
Web security provider Blue Coat Systems — itself acquired in a $1.3 billion deal by Thoma Bravo at the end of December 2011 — is making an acquisition today: it’s buying Solera Systems, a specialist in big data security, for an undisclosed sum (although we have reached out to the...
Blue Coat Buys Solera Networks To Beef Up In Big Data Security

Perhaps We Could Just Kickstart the New Race to Space?

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Mr. Musk, please take my money for your rockets. (Photo via flickr.com/jurvetson) Yesterday, before venturing forth to the casting call for Bravo’s Start-ups: Silicon Valley spinoff, we made a rather wonkier stop, at this month’s meeting of the MIT Enterprise Forum. The topic of the panel? Space, the final frontier, and aerospace...
Perhaps We Could Just Kickstart the New Race to Space?

Dell Spent $1.5 Billion On An Acquisition, But Doesn't Want Anyone To Know (DELL)

www.businessinsider.com
Dell today acquired SonicWall for terms it wouldn't disclose. However, the New York Times says the deal cost Dell $1.25 billion. Guess Dell feels $1.25 billion isn't a material number its investors need to be bothered over. A spokesperson for Dell told Business Insider that Dell never reports the...
Dell Spent $1.5 Billion On An Acquisition, But Doesn't Want Anyone To Know (DELL)
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