Dell's Potential Networking Acquisition Targets

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    Jessica Davis

Juniper Networks

Juniper Networks

Market cap: $15.9 billionAnnual revenue of $3.3 billionIf You Are Betting at Home: Juniper's product portfolio includes routers, switches and security products, among others, but this company is financially out of Dell's league.
Dell's last big acquisition was Perot Systems, when it paid $3.9 billion for a company with a market cap of $3.36 billion. Many in the industry think Dell is on the hunt for another acquisition, potentially a networking company to fill out its data center portfolio. Here's a list of some of the networking companies out there today.
This article was originally published on 2010-03-24
Jessica Davis covers the channel for eWeek and Channel Insider. Her technology journalism career began well before anyone heard of the World Wide Web and has included stints at Infoworld, Electronic News/EDN, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. Her work has also appeared on CNN and Forbes.com. She has covered hardware, software and networking, as well as the business side of technology. She has won several journalism awards, including a national ASBPE award for best staff-written column, and was named Marketing Computers hardest working tech journalist on their inaugural list of top tech journalists. Jessica can be reached at jessica.davis@ziffdavisenterprise.com