The Community Chest, an independent, not-for–profit non-governmental charitable organization set up by the private sector to focus on education, has partnered with Dell to launch an E-Classroom program.
Dell has announced a slew of products over the last couple of weeks, from servers to storage, including hardware optimized for Microsoft Corp’s new Windows Server 2012 operating system.
Asia Pacific personal computer shipments totaled 30.3 million units in the second quarter of 2012, a 2.6% decline compared with the same quarter in 2011, according to Gartner. The most notable decline came from China’s PC market at 5.4%, marking its first year-on-year negative growth ever.
Dell has appointed two senior executives to key sales leadership roles for Malaysia and Singapore. Marketing veteran Chue Chee Wei was named managing director for the company’s Commercial Business Group for Malaysia and Singapore, while Khoo Teng Guan brings 15 years of experience in Dell to his new role as general manager for consumer business in Malaysia.
Dell has announced advancements in its Fluid Data storage architecture to help customers efficiently manage their data and protect business information.
Dell has expanded its XPS laptop portfolio with the XPS 14 for consumers who desire connectivity and performance, no matter where they are. The XPS 14 provides long battery life and connectivity for those who need to get online wherever they are, the company said in a statement.
Dell has announced a completely refreshed portfolio of its Latitude and OptiPlex business laptops and desktops, as well as Vostro 3360, 3460 and 3560 laptops designed to deliver strong performance and security with IT support crafted specifically for growing businesses.
Dell reported first quarter fiscal performance came in below expectations, but the world’s No 3 PC maker is still focused on transforming itself into an end-to-end solutions company, believing it is well positioned to take advantage of emerging trends such as the Bring Your Own Device drive.
Dell has selected Macquarie Equipment Finance (MEF) as its preferred provider of financing solutions to its public and large enterprise customers in Malaysia and Singapore.