A First Look: FileMaker Pro 11

FileMaker released FileMaker Pro 11, the next generation of their flagship workgroup and SMB database package. We had a chance to try out some of the new features, which include charting capabilities, new collaboration options, improved search, and enhanced report generation.

Five Productivity Tools To Try Right Now

Doing some office Spring cleaning? Try out these five tools that can improve productivity.

10 Hot Software Platforms And Applications For Health Care

Software platforms and applications at HIMSS are like beaches in Hawaii: everywhere, plentiful and, many of them, superlative. Here are 10 we saw and heard about in the HIMSS exhibit hall that especially resonated.

VAR500 Roundup: ACS, HP Enterprise Services, CACI Get To Work

VAR500 solution providers saw a number of new doors open this week. From innovative data centers that could become industry standard to discussions of innovation through IT, the largest solution providers in North America had a busy week.

10 Hot Networking Products For Health Care

Our ongoing coverage of HIMSS, health care IT's biggest annual confab, continues with a look at select networking and infrastructure products on display at the show. Everything from wireless monitoring to collaboration and video platforms was seen in the halls this week.

10 Hot Security Products For Health Care

While most of this week's security attention is focused on RSA, our coverage of products seen at HIMSS, health-care IT's biggest annual confab, continues with commanding security products for the vertical.

First Look: Nvidia's Next-Gen Ion Graphics Chip

In its second generation, Ion is now making its way into new netbooks, nettops, all-in-one PCs and now Nvidia is even plunking it onto discrete graphics cards.

HIMSS: 10 Hot Storage, Image And Disaster Recovery Products For Health Care

Our coverage of products seen at HIMSS, health-care IT's biggest annual confab, continues with storage, disaster recovery, image management and business continuity products.

First Look: HP EliteBook 2740p Tablet And More

HP's first-ever multi-touch tablet for business users highlights lineup of new, more powerful notebooks aimed at SMBs.

HIMSS: 10 Hot Systems And Peripherals For Health Care

Vendors of all sizes have descended on Atlanta this week for HIMSS, the year's biggest healthcare IT confab. All week we'll be looking at hot products seen in the exhibit hall, and here's a look at a select few of the many systems and peripherals that left an impression on opening day.

25 Hot Products To Watch At RSA

RSA 2010 is here and it comes with no shortage of cool technologies and hot-off-the-line security products. Take a gander at what this year's conference has in store.

HIMSS Preview: 10 Health-Care Partnerships To Watch

Strategic partnering and M&A are picking up in health-care IT, and many of the deals have opportunity and consequences for the channel. With HIMSS kicking off Sunday in Atlanta, here's a look at who to keep an eye on.

Security Superstars 2010: Visionaries

Professors, researchers and thought leaders: These people are pioneers in security and have helped shape the industry and the technology that keeps companies safe. Their insight has driven the conversation around security and risk management.

VAR500 This Week: Public Sector Activity And Expanded Offerings

Several VAR500 companies showed strength this past week despite the rough economy, announcing healthy deals and acquisitions.

Storm's A-Comin': 10 High-Profile Cloud Acquisitions And What They Mean

While there are sure to be plenty more acquisitions as the cloud computing ecosystem evolves and vendors eye the cloud as the next big revenue generator, here are 10 noteworthy cloud acquisitions and what they mean.

Security Superstars 2010: Researchers

Security researchers do it because they love it. Here are a few of the best and brightest.

Security Superstars 2010

Stealing information and hacking into networks is big business for cybercriminals. But the security industry has met these challenges, led by seasoned security researchers, thought leaders and executives staying one step ahead of the bad guys.

2010 Channel Chiefs: The 100 Percent Club

Commitment to the channel can be a key factor for solution providers evaluating possible vendors. The channel chiefs in our "100 Percent Club" report that all of their sales goes through channel partners. If you're evaluating new vendors or looking to expand your solution offerings, these are the people, the products and the programs you need to know.

First Look At Lenovo's New Think Lineup

Lenovo unveils ultra-portable ThinkPads, powerful new mobile workstations, a sub-$500 SMB-targeted ThinkServer and one very interesting tablet PC, all aimed at business users.

2010 Channel Chiefs: Who's Who In Software

Meet the executives responsible for running channels at vendors in the vast IT software marketplace.

10 Notable Cloud Outages And What Caused Them

We've dug through the archives and found 10 examples of what happens when the cloud and the data aren't there.

Fun From The Islands: 25 Scenes From Kaspersky Lab Americas Partner Conference

During Kaspersky Lab's 2010 Americas Partner Conference, channel partners got to experience island paradise and learn about the company's migration into the enterprise -- in that order.

Cisco And HP Split: A Timeline To Divorce

Cisco last week severed its partner ties with HP, saying HP will no longer be a Cisco channel partner as of April 30, 2010. Here are some memorable moments (some good, some bad) in the on again, off again relationship between Cisco and HP.

10 Ways To Add Value To Virtual Environments

VMware's technology partners used the recent VMware Partner Exchange to unveil new products and programs aimed at helping solution providers build new services for customers who have moved towards implementing virtualized IT environments.

2010 Channel Chiefs: Who's Who In Distribution

Distribution Channel Chiefs are the executives who maintain the balance between what vendors are trying to accomplish and what solution providers need to serve customers.