Brief Overview

Dell SecureWorks offers a range of computer and technology products and services including data and network security solutions.


Dell Corporate Headquarters, One Dell Way
Round Rock, Texas 78682


Michael Dell serves as Founder and CEO of Dell.


Michael Dell founded the company in 1984. The company went public in 1988 and debuted on the Fortune 500 in 1992, making Michael Dell the youngest CEO on the list at the time. The company continued to grow through the 90’s and 00’s gaining market share and expanding its product line. Michael Dell resigned as CEO in 2004, but as PC sales began to diminish in 2005, Dells business began to slow. Michael Dell resumed as CEO in 2007, making changes to Dell’s business model toward a 2013 buyout, taking the company private.

Key Acquisitions

Credant (2012), Kace (2010)
MessageOne (2008), Quest/eDMZ (2012)
SecureWorks (2011), SonicWALL (2012),
EMC (2015)

Key Competitors


Products and Services

In addition to its computer and technology products and services, Dell offers a range of data and network security products and services that can be grouped as follows:

• Data Solutions – Data Protection | Encryption, Dell Data Protection | Security Tools, Dell Data Protection | Protected Workspace, and Dell AppAssure.
• Endpoint Solutions –Dell KACE Management Appliance, KACE Deployment Appliance, KACE Mobile Management Appliance, and Dell PocketCloud.
• User Identity – Dell Quest IAM