• Computex: Intel Talks 45-nm, Asustek Talks $199 Notebook
    Intel used the Computex Taipei exhibition on Tuesday to introduce new chipsets and discuss its push to make computing truly mobile. And to illustrate that push, Sean Maloney, Intel executive vice president, brought in two notables for help: Jonney Shih, chairman and CEO of Asustek, who unveiled what he called the world's first $199 notebook PC, and Marty Cooper, the former director of research and development for Motorola and the man credited with the invention of the cellular phone in 1973.
  • CRN Test Center: A Solid Basis For High-End Systems
    Building computer systems is like constructing buildings—you start with a foundation. While the foundation of a building is usually made of concrete, a computer system's foundation is its motherboard. And to build high-end Advanced Micro Devices-based systems, Biostar Microtech's T-Series TA690G AM2 is a good place to start.
  • Indirect From Dell
    The market has changed, the channel has gotten stronger and Michael Dell has made up his mind. He is now ready to work publicly and unabashedly with VARs.
  • Get The Most Out Of RAID 6
    Solution providers looking to eliminate the shortcomings of RAID 5 technology should take a look at the latest controller from AMCC.
  • Dell Vs. HP: Who Wins?
    VARs in the ChannelWeb community say that while Dell has served as a channel nemesis for years, HP hasn't exactly been the key to solution provider profits.
  • Can You Trust Dell?
    Can a leopard change its spots? That's the question thousands of solution providers are asking themselves now that Michael Dell is asking them to partner with his company.
  • SSD Technology Gets Tougher
    Super Talent Technology's new solid-state notebook SATA drives only use flash storage components, so they have no moving parts and are extremely lightweight -- and rugged.
  • Our Recognition Is Your Recognition, Too
    When Dell decided to go public with its new channel strategy, the PC giant knew exactly where to turn: CRN. This is incredible validation of our editorial team's drive to cover everything channel and present the VAR's point of view.