Mergers & Acquisitions
Original Press Release
Dell Completes Acquisition of Everdream
Press release date: December 20, 2007
Advances Dell's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions for remote-service management Round Rock, Texas, December 20, 2007 Dell today completed the acquisition of privately-held Everdream Corp., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions for remote-service management. The purchase price and terms were not disclosed; Everdream is based in Fremont, Calif., with a second facility in Charlotte, N.C. The acquisition is a key component in Dell's strategy of enabling customers to Simplify IT, and will be a cornerstone to Dell's presence in the rapidly growing SaaS-enabled managed services market. With this acquisition, Dell can now extend remote management of critical IT assets from servers, storage, printers, etc. to desktops, notebooks and other end-user devices globally. Everdream products will continue to be developed for and offered through channel partners, and will also serve as the foundation for future Dell service offerings. For more information on Dell services, visit www.dell.com/services. About Dell Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative technology and services they trust and value. Uniquely enabled by its direct business model, Dell is a leading global systems and services company and No. 34 on the Fortune 500. For more information, visit www.dell.com, or to communicate directly with Dell via a variety of online channels, go to www.dell.com/conversations. To get Dell news direct, visit www.dell.com/RSS.