Quick take on NetApp and Dell: Dell (DELL) is unlikely to slow down NetApp (NTAP) much, but its...

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

Quick take on NetApp and Dell: Dell (DELL) is unlikely to slow down NetApp (NTAP) much, but its storage acquisitions should help it compete against Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) and IBM for bigger IT deals. Moreover, Dell's share losses have much to do with a diminishing reseller agreement with EMC, and could soon reverse.