Symantec reportedly has approached storage providers EMC, NetApp and a number of private equity firms in the past few months to test the market to sell its Veritas business or perhaps the entire company....More
Nokia will acquire French networking equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent for some $16.6 billion in an all share deal the Finnish manufacturer said positions it to capitalize on the IoT and the cloud....More
Intel is in talks to buy San Jose, CA-based Altera, a fabless $13.4 billion maker of field-programmable gate arrays now used in telecom and networking equipment and headed into the data center, according to a new report....More
Compucom reportedly has sold off its entire software business unit to SoftwareOne, a $4 billion software licensing specialist based in Stans, Switzerland, in an as-yet unannounced deal of undisclosed value....More
Hewlett-Packard has agreed to acquire Aruba Networks for an impressive $3 billion, in an effort to bolster its wireless portfolio and prep for the Internet of Things and other next-gen technologies. Do you think the acquisition will be a good deal for Aruba's partners?