In the IT industry, shattering the status quo is the status quo. While big vendors generate their share of ground-breaking products, startups are a major driver of innovation and are changing the rules of the game.
Among the crop of young companies making this year's CRN Emerging Vendors list, these stand out for their groundbreaking technologies, comprehensive channel efforts and potential impact on the industry.
Big data and business analytics remains one of the most dynamic segments of the IT industry world for startups. Here are 10 you might not have heard of -- but should know about.
Software-defined networking, mobile communications and the Internet of Things are remaking the networking landscape. Here are 10 networking startups to keep an eye on.
The rapidly changing security space has more young companies than any other segment of the IT industry. Here are 10 security startups that caught our eye.
Cloud computing continues to transform the IT landscape. And it remains one of the hottest segments of the industry for startups. Here are 10 emerging cloud vendors that caught our eye.
Although some computing chores have been turned over to cloud systems, data centers remain the core of many IT operations. Here are six startups with intriguing data center technologies that caught our eye.
Storage startups are developing leading-edge technologies, from software-defined storage, to tools for managing storage in hybrid-cloud environments, to hyper-converged systems. Here's a look at 10 that caught our attention.
2016 Emerging Vendors Listings
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|Alation||Redwood City, California||2012||Big Data/Business Intelligence|
|Apcera||San Francisco, California||2012||Cloud|
|AppFormix||San Jose, California||2013||Cloud|
|Archive360||New York, New York||2012||Cloud|
|Arctic Wolf Networks||Sunnyvale, California||2012||Security|
|AtScale, Inc.||San Mateo, California||2013||Big Data/Business Intelligence|
|Attivo Networks||Fremont, California||2011||Security|
|Avi Networks||Santa Clara, California||2012||Data Center|