Dell (DELL -2.7%) has come "late to the storage M&A party" with its buyout of Compellent...

|About: Dell Inc. (DELL)|By:, SA News Editor

Dell (DELL -2.7%) has come "late to the storage M&A party" with its buyout of Compellent (CML -3%), says JPMorgan. Compellent is also a lower quality asset compared to one-time rival 3Par (HPQ). As the deal could strain Dell's relationship with EMC (EMC), JPMorgan reiterates a Sell rating.