Affinity Index: x86 Servers

HP's success in the face of economic uncertainty is well-documented -- but the secret sauce HP cooked up to stay strong includes a huge dollop of reseller mojo.

Top 10 Tech Turkeys For 2008

Just in time for Thanksgiving, ChannelWeb looks at the companies, people and product lines that served up real stinkers for IT consumers over the past year.

5 Books The Top 25 Execs 2008 Are Reading

ChannelWeb's Top 25 Execs of 2008 know that reading is fundamental. Here are their picks for books to feed your brain.

2009 State Of The Custom Systems Market: All Systems Go

Despite the economic crisis, VARBusiness 2009 State of the Market research shows more solution providers are gearing to offer custom systems as new energy efficient and lower cost machines give customers better value than branded systems.

Green Bay Packers Score Technology Touchdown

The Green Bay Packers are not only winning with great plays on the field, but off the field with technology solutions driven by their IT quarterback Wayne Wichlacz and a number of partners including HP solution provider Camera Corner/Connecting Point.

26 Scenes From Healthcare IT Summit

Here's a look at Everything Channel's Healthcare IT Summit in San Diego, where CIOs, vendors, and business leaders sat down with Gartner analysts to examine key issues.

7 Hot New Tech Products From XTIFresh

Vendors selected by Everything Channel's XChange and Sightline Group showcase the best new technology geared for channel resellers at Xchange Tech Innovators in San Jose.

Execs Discuss Economic Impact At Supply Chain Conference

At the Raymond James & Associates IT Supply Chain Conference in New York, senior channel execs from some of the top players in the industry talked about how their businesses are faring in the current state of the economy.

Cyber Monday: 10 Tips To Avoid Being Hacked

With Thanksgiving meal under their belts, shoppers will rush to their computers to do their holiday gift buying online. Here are few ways you can protect your information and avoid the hackers.

XTI Demo Rooms: 15 Fun Scenes

XTI vendors showed off their latest, greatest innovations to conference attendees, and had a little fun in the process. Here are a few crazy scenes.

20 Most Strategic Storage Vendors

Storage integrators surveyed recently for Everything Channel's 2008 State of Technology: Storage study picked out the companies they consider to be their most strategic partners. Here are the top 20 vendors that made the cut.

Scenes From The Eye Of The BlackBerry Storm

RIM and Verizon Wireless on Friday officially released the BlackBerry Storm, RIM's first ever touch screen smart phone and its official rival for the Apple iPhone 3G. Here are scenes from the device's launch.

The Top 25 Executives Of 2008

There were plenty of high-powered movers and shakers that made a big impact on the channel in 2008. Here's a look at who made our list of the 25 most influential.

Nehalem Nights: 10 Scenes From Intel's Core i7 Launch Party

Microprocessor giant's first desktop chips built with a sleek new micro-architecture are already being called 'the fastest processors on the planet.'

Scenes From The 2008 VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards Event

Vendors submitted hundreds of entries for the 2008 VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards, but only a handful emerged as purveyors of unique, groundbreaking products. Here's a look at the winners.

25 Holiday Gifts A Techie Will Love

It's time again to agonize over what to get the techie in your life. With the holidays closing in fast, here are 25 gift ideas sure to wow any techie.

Get Your Hands On HP's TouchSmart tx2

HP's first touch-screen notebook for consumers has plenty of options for work and play.

7 Scenes From ScanSource's 'Impact Now'

At the Orlando, Fla., event, VARs and vendors attended sessions on leadership and customer loyalty while meeting IndyCar Series racing sensation Danica Patrick and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.

The Most Innovative Products Of 2008

R&D throughout the industry has led to significant steps in innovation this year. VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards recognize the most innovative of these offerings from several different sectors.

5 Interesting Comments From Microsoft's Services Launch

ChannelWeb drills down on five comments from Microsoft's Online Services launch event in San Francisco, where Stephen Elop, president of the Microsoft Business Division, announced that SharePoint Online and Exchange Online are now available to customers of all sizes.

Top 10 Recycled Mobile Phones Of 2008

The lifecycle of a mobile phone is shrinking. To highlight which devices consumers are getting rid of most often, ReCellular, an electronics recycling services firm, has put out its list of the top 10 recycled mobile devices of 2008.

Operating In Tough Times: VARs Gear Up For Growth

How are VARs weathering the economic crisis? Attack. Attack. Attack. Instead of scaling back on operations, solution providers are doubling their efforts to grab new business.

Solution Providers Pick What's Hot For 2009

Despite economic pressures, solution providers have plans to emphasize certain vendors and technologies they think will be winners in 2009. Here's what they selected.

7 Reasons Netbooks Will Fade Away

ChannelWeb offers 7 reasons why netbooks, like disco, Cabbage Patch Dolls and the Macarena, are just another passing fad that one day will be fodder for ridicule.

Cisco Loves Lisbon: 23 Scenes From Cisco Channel Exchange

Cisco recently hit Portugal to showcase its latest efforts in the small business space, talk up the benefits of globalization and show partners how they can tackle the tough economy. Here's a look at what happened in the City of Explorers.