NEW YORK ( The Deal) -- Shareholders on Thursday approved private equity firm Silver Lake and founder Michael Dell's LBO of his eponymous Texas PC maker. Dell (DELL) will soon go private, for about $25 billion, after about 25 years on the public markets."I am pleased with this outcome and am energized to continue building Dell into the industry's leading provider of scalable, end-to-end technology solutions," said Michael Dell, chairman and CEO of Dell, in a statement. "As a private enterprise, with a strong private-equity partner, we'll serve our customers with a single-minded purpose and drive the innovations that will help them achieve their goals."
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