Dell wins major digital transformation contract from GE

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Dell Technologies has signed a multi-year contract with GE to support GE’s ongoing digital transformation efforts.

Under the contract, Dell becomes the primary IT infrastructure supplier for GE.

The deal is one of the largest non-government contracts in Dell Technologies, Dell or EMC history, the company said. Financial details of the deal are not revealed.

GE will use Dell EMC servers, storage, backup and related professional services to boost the efficiency of its IT infrastructure with automated and flash-optimized solutions.

Dell will also provide client solutions and peripherals to drive workforce transformation and an improved end-user experience for GE employees worldwide.

GE has previously worked with Dell companies like Virtustream, Pivotal and VMware to support development of its Predix industrial IoT platform.

In addition, GEDigital is a Dell IoT Solutions Partner, and the companies have worked together on a variety of Industrial IoT and OEM initiatives.

“GE’s collaboration with Dell Technologies has helped us drive the transformation of GE into a digital industrial company,” said Chris Drumgoole, vice president and chief technology officer, digital technology at GE. “The investment we are making today will continue to push us forward and improve the end-user experience for our employees around the globe.”

Rajani Baburajan

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