THE NEW X FACTOR
Lenovo Welcomes IBM x86 Business On September 29, 2014, Lenovo announced that all regulatory conditions for its acquisition of IBM's x86 server business have been satisfied and the anticipated closing will be effective on October 1, instantly making the company the #3 provider of x86-based server hardware, software and services. Lenovo looks forward to welcoming nearly 6,500 new colleagues in more than 60 countries, and a best-in-class business that provides greater access to the $225 billion worldwide enterprise IT opportunity and helps fuel its PC+ investments worldwide. x86 operations and employees will be integrated into Lenovo in phases beginning October 1st.
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"We can confirm the information on the MOFCOM website is accurate. We are pleased with our progress as we continue to work through the necessary regulatory clearances."