Five years ago: Dell number one in declining government market

Dell confirmed its emergence as a fully fledged blue chip by being named as the number one supplier to UK central government

First published 10 April, 1997.

Dell confirmed its emergence as a fully fledged blue chip by being named as the number one supplier to UK central government yesterday. Dell UK corporate managing director Mike Newton said that "nearly one in five PCs installed [in government] has a Dell badge on it".

The accolade came from Kable, an IT researcher specialising in the public sector, which added that the government market has declined 17 per cent in two years thanks to budget trimming.

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
See All
See All