USA | May 3, 2023

Today marks 39 years since the founding of Dell

Shemar-Leslie Louisy

Shemar-Leslie Louisy / Our Today

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On this day in history, Dell, the multinational computer technology company, was founded in 1984 by Michael Dell at the age of 19.

Michael Dell started the company from his college dorm room at the University of Texas at Austin and after nearly four decades of operation, the company has grown to become one of the world’s largest technology infrastructure companies.

Today, Dell is a leading provider of technology solutions, including PCs, servers, storage, networking, and software. The company has expanded its offerings to include services such as cloud computing, security, and data analytics.

Dell CEO Michael Dell addresses the Economic Club of New York in New York, U.S. (File Photo: REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)

Dell released a statement on his Twitter account about the milestone, it read:

“Tomorrow marks 39 years since I founded Dell in my dorm room to make technology accessible to everyone and to enable human potential. Thank you to all the dedicated team members, customers, and partners worldwide who have made this journey possible! Here’s to 39 more!”


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