CRN Applications and OS News


  • Review: AMX's New Visual Architect Tool Eases Programming Pain
    AMX has made it easier for integrators to program home integration design tools with its release of Visual Architect, which will undoubtedly set new standards in this space. Visual Architect arrives with drag-and-drop capabilities, intuitive workflow functions, auto-connectivity for a wide variety of devices, and one of the simplest programming interfaces CRN Test Center engineers have seen in this type of tool.
  • Don't Sweat The Retail Threat
    Best Buy. Office Depot. CompUSA. These are the true competitors of the small-business-focused solution provider, right?
  • Inks an agreement with Red Hat to become certified distributor


    Bell Micro In Linux Land
    Based on VAR demand, Bell Microproducts has signed a deal to become a certified distributor of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
  • Vendors are turning to ISV partners in order to transform products into customized solutions


    ISVs Help To Bridge The Platform Gap
    For ISVs, finding the right platform on which to develop their products is essential for success in the wide-open world of application development. While Microsoft remains the leader, competitors are working to gain ground.
  • Snapshot of an outstanding technology implementation


    If the Shoe Fits...
    Snapshot of an outstanding technology implementation
  • Orlando Ayala moves over to new emerging segments group; Reller, McCollum, O'Brien move up.


    Microsoft Reorgs Business Division, SMS&P Unit
    Ayala takes new role targeting emerging segments; partner chief Watson promoted; CRM development moves into Office group.
  • These integrated powerhouses from Acer, HP, Sony and Toshiba stand up to comparably configured desktops


    Review: New Media Center Notebooks Up The Ante
    The latest Media Center notebooks can more than hold their own against comparably configured desktops, while possessing sleeker designs and the promise of portability. The CRN Test Center reviewed notebooks from Acer, HP, Sony and Toshiba that are optimized for both digital media and business applications.
  • Microsoft Buys iView
    Microsoft said Tuesday it has acquired iView, a U.K.-based maker of digital asset management software.
  • NetSuite and CompUSA: A Landmark Deal
    NetSuite's agreement to sell its Software-as-a-Service suite through national retailer CompUSA is a landmark deal that has the potential to dramatically alter the small-business software landscape.

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