Founding History of Dell

Founded by Michael Dell.

Started development and registered the name PC's Limited in January 1984.

Incorporated as Dell Computer Corporation in May 1984.

Raised $21 million USD in a single round of funding.

Started trading on the NYSE in June 1988.

Headquartered in Round Rock, USA.

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Year 1 of Dell


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Version 1 of Dell (Hardware)

JUL 1995

Stats of Dell (Pre-IPO)

1984 to 1987


Full Year 1 of Dell

Y1 of Dell.pdf

JAN to DEC 1984

Extras of Dell

A Conversation with Michael Dell

Michael Dell

What happened to Dell?