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EMC Mulling Security Deals To Complement RSA Business

EMC is exploring the idea of spending some of its $5.65 billion in cash to acquire security vendors to complement its RSA business, according to a Bloomberg report this week, which listed Fortinet, Check Point and Palo Alto Networks as possible targets.

EMC hasn't yet acquired any of these vendors, but given the recent swashbuckling approach it is driving with VMware, and the transformative moves it is clearly ready to make, such a scenario would not come as a big surprise.


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