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Dell Earns More Server Market Share

The server battle between Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Dell and Oracle continues to heat up, and while Dell might not be top dog just yet, it is certainly making headway.

According to server market-share data released separately Wednesday by research firms Gartner and IDC, Dell bucked market trends by making significant server revenue gains.

Dell's big jump was due in large part to shipments of density-optimized servers, which are favored by large service providers and Internet companies, according to Gartner.


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