Clarke added that digital transformation is a "must-have and accelerating." Investments are also accelerating in edge computing, distributed work, cybersecurity and infrastructure to support 5G and data analytics.
Together, these trends are taking us to a future that is highly distributed with distributed workforce, learning and health care enabled by distributed technology infrastructure, computing, analytics and real-time outcomes at the edge.
Dell Technologies also to more online selling for consumers and exited retail. That move hurt market share, but boosted margins.
Dell Technologies' infrastructure group had revenue of $8 billion, down 4% from a year ago, and the company noted that customers were spending more on remote work and business continuity. Operating income was $882 million.