Wilson Sonsini Reps Isilon In $2.25B EMC Acquisition

Law360, New York (November 15, 2010, 5:20 PM EST) -- Data management and storage company EMC Corp. said Monday that it would pay $2.25 billion to buy Isilon Systems Inc., a fast-growing provider of so-called scale-out network-attached storage systems for data management.

Hopkinton, Mass.-based EMC will pay $33.85 per share in cash for Isilon in a deal that is expected to close late this year. The boards of directors at both companies have unanimously approved the terms of the agreement, the companies said.

EMC and Isilon said their union will allow them to offer customers a...
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