"“I believe this transaction will open an exciting new chapter for Dell, our customers and team members,” Mr. Dell said in a statement. “Dell has made solid progress executing this strategy over the past four years, but we recognize that it will still take more time, investment and patience, and I believe our efforts will be better supported by partnering with Silver Lake in our shared vision.”Dell in $24 Billion Deal to Go Private - NYTimes.com
Still, analysts have expressed concern that even a move away from the unyielding scrutiny of the public markets will let Mr. Dell accomplish what years of previous turnaround efforts have not."
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Dell in $24 Billion Deal to Go Private - NYTimes.com
tbd if this is a prelude to a tear-down or perhaps destined to become one of the biggest "greater fool" case studies ever