CRN Networking News

  • Bake-Off: 3 Network Management Solutions Put To The Test
    Nowadays, connecting a device to the network is generally as simple as just plugging it in. On the other hand, knowing what's on the network, understanding what's happening and troubleshooting problems is getting more complex.
  • Review: Secure 'Access Anywhere
    Mention the word "wireless" to business managers and visions of "access anywhere" pop into their heads. Mention the same word to network administrators and security breaches come to mind.
  • Review: VoIP, Clean And Simple
    With all of the focus on VoIP right now, an increasing number of solution providers are looking for ways to break into the market with simple but powerful solutions.
  • The Services Spin
    Tim Hebert, CEO of Atrion Networking, a solution provider in Warwick, R.I., discusses services opportunities around NAC.
  • Juniper CEO Confident of Future Growth
    Juniper Networks Wednesday raised its financial forecasts, predicting that 2007 will be a better year for the networking vendor than originally anticipated.
  • 3Com Attracting Potential Buyers
    3Com has attracted several potential buyers, including two private-equity firms and rival Nortel Networks, according to reports.
  • Slide Show: 802.11n Gear Gets The Stamp Of Approval
    Adoption of the draft 802.11n wireless standard has been slowed by imperfect early products, but new gear certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance is hitting the market. Here are some of the first products to pass the test.
  • Interview: RCM Technologies
    RCM Technologies senior networking engineers Mike Cadorette and Greg Herbst discuss the trends in network management and how to make the most out of vendor relationships.
  • VoIP Vendor's IPO Underway After Delay
    Shares of VoIP vendor ShoreTel Communications rose more than 36 percent Tuesday morning in its stock market debut after delaying its IPO pricing last week.
  • How to get noticed by the federal government and primes

    A Guide to Government Subcontracting
    Larry Allen, executive vice president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, offers advice on how to earn a place on federal contracts.
  • Pulling Profit Out of Thin Air
    Pulling Profit Out of Thin Air Overcoming those all-too-common wireless limitations present a significant opportunity for Solutions Providers as businesses rely more and more on un-tethered connectivity.Tuesday, July 17, 2007 at 2p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT
  • ShoreTel IPO Marred By Patent Infringement Suit
    ShoreTel hit a stumbling block on the road to its IPO as rival Mitel Networks slapped the VoIP vendor with a patent infringement lawsuit that appears to have delayed trading of its shares.
  • 802.11n Gear to Get Seal of Approval
    The Wi-Fi Alliance this week began testing wireless products based on the latest draft of the 802.11n standard, paving the way for "Wi-Fi Certified" products to hit shelves this summer.
  • VARs are quickly realizing the worth of Network Behavior Analysis

    NBA Reveals The Bigger Picture
    Most security administrators worth their salt don't fret much about locking down the network perimeter. But the internal network, with its mass of switches and routers connected in a distributed fashion, represents a much larger challenge—one that intrusion prevention systems (IPSes) can't quite address.