創辦人 Michael Dell 針對私有化一事罕見地對客戶發了封公開信。
台北時間 2 月 5 日，Michael Dell 宣布以 244 億將全球第三大的 PC 製造商 Dell 私有化，而Microsoft 為確保不影響整體 PC 生態，因此出資 20 億美元資助 Michael Dell。
稍早之前，Michael Dell 針對私有化一事，對所有客戶發了一封公開信，信件內容主要是在講述 Dell 私有化一事對該公司的未來是相當有幫助，同時這也有助於提升 Dell 的競爭力以及對市場的反應。
另一方面，Michael Dell 對於自己能夠繼續擔任主席以及執行長感到相當榮幸，並且深信在客戶、員工長久以來的合作，今天所做的事情，將會一個相當正確的決定。
To Our Customers,
The agreement to take Dell private represents an exciting new chapter for our company and for you, our customers.
As always, our unwavering focus is on delivering a fantastic customer experience and creating value for your organization. We believe that our proposed new ownership will provide long-term support to help Dell innovate, invest for growth and accelerate our transformation strategy. We’ll have the flexibility to continue organic and inorganic investment and drive industry-leading innovation.
We’ve made solid progress over the past few years. Our leadership and our strategic execution have been consistent, as we’ve built a comprehensive portfolio to help you succeed. Secure, easy to manage, end-to-end solutions from the cloud to the data center to devices remain at the core of our value proposition to you.
I am honored to continue serving as chairman and CEO of Dell and very much appreciate the trust you’ve placed in us. We recognize that ours is a highly competitive industry. Our commitment to you is to keep earning that trust every day.
I am confident we are making the right decisions to position Dell, our customers and employees for long-term success. There is much more we can accomplish together.
With warm regards,