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Invest Implications: 'IT Leaders Are Concerned About the IBM-Lenovo x86 Server Deal'

Published: 03 October 2014

ID: G00271126

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


Gartner clients and survey respondents lack confidence in IBM x86 systems and technologies by Lenovo, with potential long-term effects on IBM's overall hardware business. By 2017, the IBM-Lenovo deal will not have propelled Lenovo into a world-class data center solution global system supplier.

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