Ignite 2017: Microsoft Partners with Lenovo, HP, and Fujitsu on New Windows 10 S Commercial Devices

These devices will also work with the companies new Windows AutoPilot deployment service

Microsoft is hosting more than 25,000 attendees this week in Orlando for their annual Ignite conference. During the main keynote, led by Satya Nadella, the company announced a new partnership with three OEMs to deliver commercial devices running Windows 10 S that can also use the companies new Windows AutoPilot deployment service.

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HPE Buying Silicon Graphics in Deal Valued at $275 Million

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is buying Silicon Graphics International Corp. for about $275 million in cash, adding high-performance computing capabilities that improve data analytics.

HPE expects the deal to be neutral to earnings in the first full year and will add to profit thereafter, the companies said Thursday in a statement. SGI, whose machines helped create advanced computer-generated images for Hollywood movies in the 1990s, brings products that aid customers with computing, data analytics and data management.

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