Dell's Marius Haas Q&A: Channel Revenue Up, But Challenges Persist


What is Dell's investment in research and development?

Our spending on research and development goes back to why we wanted to take the company private. Dell is focused on innovation and research and development. There is tremendous focus on increasing our focus on innovation. The data point on R&D at Dell is we went from spending 1.6 percent of revenue on R&D as a public company to 2.1 percent today.