CRN Components and Peripherals News


  • AMD Targets Notebooks With Fusion Processors
    Notebook computers are the target of the multicore Fusion processors from Advanced Micro Devices that will merge x86 and graphics cores in hybrid processors set to ship in 2009.
  • Slide Show: 8 Hot New Products For Vista
    Microsoft launched the consumer editions of Windows Vista on January 29, and hardware vendors have been hard at work for a long time preparing new products to take advantage of Vista's strengths. Everyone from PC vendors to camcorder manufacturers got in on the action. Here's a preview of eight new products for Vista.
  • Lenovo Ships Ultra-Compact Desktop PC
    Lenovo on Monday shipped its smallest-form-factor desktop PC: the ThinkCentre A55, which the company said is almost two-thirds the size of traditional tower desktops.
  • Review: Guard The Pearly Gates
    NetContinuum's NC-1100 application firewall offers a plethora of features to help keep applications safe from attack and data safe from compromise.
  • Review: HP Server Handles The Heavy Load
    Many applications call for as much horsepower as you can throw at them -- something along the lines of HP's new ProLiant ML370 G5 two-way server, built for heavy workloads.
  • A Look At Four Cool Products
    Even though there have been efforts in recent years to make PCs more power efficient and to generate less heat, the latest high-end systems draw more power and generate more heat than ever before.
  • NEC To Merge Display, Projector Units
    NEC said Friday it plans to merge its projector and desktop display/large-screen LCD units into one company, a move that includes combining the channel groups of each entity.
  • NEC To Merge Display, Projector Units
    NEC said Friday it plans to merge its projector and desktop display/large-screen LCD units into one company, a move that includes combining the channel groups of each entity.
  • HP Corporate Spying Case Mushrooms
    A former Hewlett-Packard executive added a countersuit against the company after he claimed that HP snooped into his phone records while he was ordered to keep tabs on Dell's printer business.
  • AMD Turns To VARs To Help Build SMB Market Share
    Advanced Micro Devices has set its sights on small and midsize businesses this year and is developing new products, programs and incentives for VARs and resellers to execute on that mission.
  • How HP Caught Up To Dell
    Call it poetic justice, but it appears advantages Dell enjoyed with its direct build-to-order strategy has finally become its Achilles heel. With the final tally in for 2006, Hewlett-Packard is now in a veritable dead-heat for PC market share with its archrival.
  • IBM Selling Printing Business To Ricoh
    IBM is getting out of the printer business for the second time in its history with a deal to sell its printing systems division to Ricoh through a joint venture.
  • AMD Posts Loss, Sees Flat Q1
    Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) reported fourth quarter 2006 revenue of $1.77 billion, an operating loss of $527 million, and a net loss of $574 million, or minus $1.08 per share.
  • Dell Buys Time From Nasdaq On Delisting
    Dell said Tuesday that the Nasdaq stock exchange has given it a conditional reprieve, in which the computer hardware company wouldn't be delisted if it met several conditions.

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