It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
Elias (pictured) cautioned that the deal isn't done until it's done. "Until such time as the business combination is closed, we’ve got the regulatory approvals, the shareholder approval, and the deal closes, we are two separate companies," he said. "We actually have to operate as two separate companies. The single most important thing we can all do right now is focus on the business at hand today. The best thing we can do is deliver the best business to get ready to combine with Dell, and that’s what we need to focus on over the next couple of quarters."