Mozy Turns Down Google, Approves EMC

Sep 26, 2007 | 2,024 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Mozy, a company that provides online backup solutions to corporates and homes both, apparently refused Google Inc's purchase offer only to agree to EMC Corp.

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According to reports, EMC paid $76 million for the online backup company. This acquisition clearly is Google's loss. If this is the first time you are hearing Mozy's name, let it be known this company was listed in Time magazine's 50 Best Websites 2007. Mozy's services cost only $4.95 per month.

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Michael Arrington writes that, "Rumors circulated a year ago that Mozy was close to being acquired by Google for significantly less than this. The company eventually passed on the deal, which must have been a tough call. They clearly made the right choice in waiting."

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Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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