One way it could do this is by acquiring a company like NetApp (NTAP - Get Report). NetApp has a $12.6 billion market cap and creates innovative storage and data-management solutions for a wide array of companies. On September 5, it was ranked no. 51 out of 100 on Forbes magazine's list of the "World's Most Innovative Companies" for 2012."Customers around the world choose us for our 'go beyond' approach and broad portfolio of solutions for business applications, storage for virtual servers, disk-to-disk backup, and more. Our solutions provide nonstop availability of critical business data and simplify business processes so companies can deploy new capabilities with confidence and get to revenue faster than ever before," says its investor-friendly, informative Web site, which I encourage you to explore.
NetApp Is a Perfect Takeover Candidate
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