Michael Dell and investment firm Silver Lake Partners have completed their $24.9 billion buyout of Dell Inc. The computer company said Tuesday that its shares will stop trading at the end of the day, closing its quarter-century run as a public company.
Michael Dell is urging shareholders of the Round Rock-based computer company he founded to vote in favor of his offer to take it private.
Dell is buying Quest Software for about $2.36 billion, ending recent speculation about who the unnamed bidder was in a battle for the company with investment firm Insight Venture Partners.
Texas-based Dell Inc. said Monday it has a deal to buy the data storage company Compellent Technologies Inc. for $884 million.