So true! I've been hearing the IBM purchase of Redhat is like Sears buying Amazon. Could be a major culture issue - much more change management obstacle. But could be a great case study if they can pull this off!
It has not been approved as yet, subject to approval - so too early to say it has happened. It has not. The intention is there, but watch this space. Too early to speculate or predict what will happen. There is a great deal of digital disruption going on, even with small to medium to enterprise organisations - we should be concentrating on survival rather than speculation or are we turning into journalists - looking for a good news stories?