CASE COMMENTS: MERGERS – PHASE I – SOFTWARE AND STORAGE SOLUTIONS

Risk of market foreclosure: The European Commission clears a transaction between a software supplier and an IT company after an analysis of the market foreclosure concerns (Dell / EMC)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On February 29, 2016, the Commission approved the acquisition of control of EMC by Dell. The clearance decision was adopted following a Phase I review without commitments. Dell is a U.S. company, active in the development, sale and repair of computers and related products, such as storage solutions. EMC is also a US company specialising in the supply of software and storage solutions. It owns VMware, a provider of virtualisation software that can be used in combination with servers and storage solutions. In view of the high market shares of the parties, the Commission examined first the horizontal and then the non-horizontal effects of the

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Sergio Sorinas, Marguerite de La Droitière, Risk of market foreclosure: The European Commission clears a transaction between a software supplier and an IT company after an analysis of the market foreclosure concerns (Dell / EMC), 29 February 2016, Concurrences Nº 3-2016, Art. N° 80845, pp. 113-114

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