Welcome to the latest edition of Dell’s Weekly Recap, your guide to the week's Dell-related news and happenings.

 

TOP STORY OF THE WEEK

Dell Powers Reel FX Animated Film “Free Birds”

Reel FX … used Dell servers to develop, produce and animate its first full-length feature film, “Free Birds.” The movie features the voices of Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler, and is  about two turkeys who travel back in time to try to take themselves off the Thanksgiving menu.

 

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT

 College of North West London (CNWL)

Further education college graduates to near all-virtual with Dell Compellent SAN

A London, U.K., college has begun to benefit from its recent deployment of a Dell Compellent Storage Area Network (SAN) as a replacement for its ageing infrastructure. The Dell solution has enabled the college to virtualize servers, desktops and telecoms systems to deliver savings across both hardware and power consumption.

 

5 STORIES ABOUT DELL

The 10 Most 'Likeable' Business Leaders on TwitterNov 7, 2013

Customer and community engagement is a top priority at Dell. Karen Quintos, senior vice president and CMO, Dell, has been recognized as one of the “10 most likeable business leaders on Twitter” for sharing her insights via social media.

 

Just how tough are Dell's ruggedized notebooks?Nov 1, 2013

Customers sometimes require notebooks that can withstand a bit more than most. The Dell team put the Latitude E6420 XFR fully rugged notebook to the test and captured the results on film.

 

How IIHT Cloud Solutions uses Dell solution to provide IT educationOct 28, 2013

In order to establish a public cloud to deliver e-learning cloud services to the training industry and reduce time spent managing the initiative by 70 percent, one of India’s leading IT education providers, IIHT Cloud Solutions, chose to partner with Dell.

 

Dell Goes Private: 8 Things To ExpectNov 4, 2013

Making strategic investments, focusing on the hybrid cloud and enabling IT to manage BYOD are just some of the fresh opportunities open to Dell now that it is privately held, according Paul-Henri Ferrand, president, Dell North America.

 

CEA Honors Consumer Electronics Companies' Recycling EffortsOct 28, 2013

In recognition of its recycling achievements including collecting 253 million pounds of electronic equipment at over 2,000 Goodwill Industries donation sites in the U.S., the Dell Reconnect program has been honored by the Consumer Electronics Association.

 

TOP 5 Direct2Dell Posts (Nov 3 – Nov 8)

 

Press Release(s) (Nov 3 – Nov 8)

 

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