Dell Weekly Recap: News & Customer Spotlight

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's new strategy

A renewed focus on innovation which includes a $300 million venture fund to invest in start-ups, a global partnership with Dropbox and jointly engineer enterprise-grade, private cloud solutions with Red Hat, are all part of Dell’s strategy as a private company, as discussed by Brian Gladden, chief financial officer, Dell.

 

CUSTOMER SPOTLIGHT

Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia

Switch from Mac to Chromebook Puts Acclaimed Philly High School at Center of Ed-Tech Debates

Serving as a national model for the use of education technology in the classroom, one of the most prominent technology-infused schools in the U.S., the Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia, will be one of the first to deploy the Dell Chromebook 11, replacing their Apple laptops.

 

5 STORIES ABOUT DELL

Dell EMM to allow admins to manage Android and iOS devicesDec 13, 2013

Offering a unified solution for mobility, Dell has helped to simplify the BYOD challenge for businesses with the introduction of Dell Enterprise Mobility Manager. Announced at Dell World, the solution breaks down the barriers between different devices and operating systems while protecting the security interests of a business.

 

Dell Innovates Again by Making Entrepreneurship Its CauseDec 11, 2013

By supporting entrepreneurship as both a business strategy and a corporate philosophy, Dell is proving that big businesses can play a significant role in building economies by helping entrepreneurs do what they do best: create jobs, innovate, and increase trade.

 

Bold New Dell Emerges As A Private Company – Dec 16, 2013

Investment priorities, innovation initiatives, and life after privatization were key talking points at Dell World last week. Partners, customers, industry analysts, media, and special guests Elon Musk, founder of Tesla and SpaceX, and Randi Zuckerberg, CEO of Zuckerberg Media, attended the three-day event.

 

Why Two-in-Ones Are the Future of Laptop ComputingDec 16, 2013


With the introduction of convertible ultrabooks, the definition of a laptop is getting cloudy, but innovative 2-in-1 devices provide the best of both worlds. The Dell Venue 11 Pro performs very well as a tablet and, when paired with the keyboard, works just like a laptop.

 

NHS trusts 'struggling' to optimise digital patient records Dec 17, 2013

As National Health Service Trusts face pressure from the U.K. government to work towards a paperless healthcare environment, Dr. Andrew Litt, chief medical officer, Dell, has discussed the benefits of partnering with organizations such as Dell to ensure their IT systems can support this revolution.

 

TOP 5 Direct2Dell Posts (Dec 13 – Dec 20)

 

Press Release(s) (Dec 6 – Dec 20)

 

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