• The World Series of Linux: Round 2
    CMP Channel Test Center conducts its first-ever World Series of Linux, looking at six desktop distributions of the Open Source OS. Over three rounds they were put through the paces to see if Linux is ready for prime time. In Round 2 of the World Series of Linux, SLED 10, Fedora 7 and PC Linux OS square off to see which will make it to the championship round.
  • Print Money
    Large enterprises and small businesses alike are turning to a variety of IT-related managed services, one of the emerging service markets is printing and imaging—have an opportunity to expand their business by offering print managed services.
  • HP Launches Sweeping Expansion of Channel Print Efforts
    Hewlett-Packard, the world's Number 1 printer manufacturer, said Wednesday it will aggressively expand its efforts in the imaging and printing channel, target more vertical markets and pump up its investment in solutions through VARs.
  • Channel Best-Sellers: Peripherals That Matter
    Samsung outgrew all rivals in the 19-inch to 30-inch color LCD segment during the first half of the year, registering growth of 8.7 percent to jump into first place in channel market share in the January to June 2007 time frame vs. the year-earlier period.
  • Review: SMB Printer Lives Large
    CRN Test Center engineers set out to find a quality large-format printer for small businesses and discovered a fine candidate in Hewlett-Packard's Photosmart Pro B9180 Photo Printer.
  • Dell's Silences Cast Doubts On Channel Strategy
    Nearly six months after Dell proclaimed it had found channel religion, solution providers have yet to hear any concrete details on its impending channel program, causing some VARs to question whether the vendor's indirect strategy will ever fly.
  • All The News That's Fit To Print-In Color
    The cost of color printing is at the point where large enterprises and smaller businesses alike can invest in color print products that they might not have considered before.
  • Tech Data Enhances E-Commerce Tools
    At its TechSelect Partner Conference in Orlando, Fla., the distributor announced new features for its MyOpportunityTracker e-commerce tool.
  • Blade Server Sales To Explode - Report
    Enthusiasm for server virtualization and consolidation, as well as the adoption of technologies such as multi-core and low-power processors are fueling growth.
  • How To Build A Virtualization Practice
    A solid hardware foundation, customers who use servers and a couple of smart engineers are about all it seems to take for a solution provider looking to add server virtualization to its offerings.