Conference guide

Dell Technologies World 2020 news and conference coverage

Last updated:October 2020

Editor's note

To keep attendees, staff and speakers safe, conferences are holding virtual events. Dell Technologies World 2020 offered its socially distanced attendees a "Digital Experience" from October 21-22.

While COVID-19 may be slowing many industries down, a common theme among the keynotes at this year's event was accelerated digital growth and development. Among the speakers discussing digital innovation and how it is transforming the tech industry were CEO Michael Dell, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger and Verizon Business CEO Tami Erwin.

Catch up on all of the news that came out of Dell Technologies World 2020. We also provide a review of some pre-conference moves -- such as a possible spinoff and moves to strengthen its channel business -- the company has undertaken as it learns to operate in the "new normal."

1Updates from the virtual conference floor

Get the news from Dell Technologies World 2020.

2Pre-conference challenges and news

Leading up to its biggest event, Dell Technologies had to deal with revenue issues and layoffs caused by COVID-19. But the company continues to evolve with news of a potential VMware spinoff and product rollouts.

3Strengthening the channel

Dell Technologies partners have also had an eventful year, as Dell grouped its channel business under one leader and began using a cross-selling strategy to bolster the channel. Catch up on the latest developments.