Dell adds to ever-increasing security portfolio, reaches for SonicWALL

Dell has signed a definitive agreement to acquire network security and data-protection vendor SonicWALL. The company says that SonicWALL’s Next-Generation Firewalls and Unified Threat Management (UTM) Firewalls complement its security solutions portfolio, enabling it to offer customers a broader range of enterprise offerings. Dell also hinted at follow-on acquisitions in the security space in addition to organic growth opportunities within its existing security ecosystem.

This post was primarily written by¬†Andrew Hay with input from 451 Research’s M&A Research Director Brenon Daly.

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