Behind The Scenes Of Dell's Decision To Go Private (Part II)

The announcement of Dell's leveraged buyout wasn't the end of the story. Here's a look at what's happened since February.

5 Security Requirements For Big Data Hadoop Implementations

Identifying and securing sensitive data in Apache Hadoop deployments is a challenge, according to security firm Dataguise.

10 Virtualization Startups Getting Attention Right Now

Virtualization startups are continuing to make noise despite many of them transforming themselves into cloud startups. Here are 10 that still call what they do 'virtualization.'

8 Start Menu Replacements For Windows 8

While Microsoft's Windows 8 Metro layout is stylish, it lacks the ease in navigation and functionality of the classic Start menu. To help with that, here are 8 Start menu replacements for Windows 8.

10 Women Leading The Cloud Revolution

CRN looks at some of the women earning accolades for playing key roles in the growth and development of the cloud computing market.

Behind The Scenes Of Dell's Decision To Go Private

From the first call to the public announcement, here's the behind-the-scenes details of Dell's strategy to go private.

Big Data In The Enterprise: 7 Shocking Truths

Putting some numbers around just how widespread -- and perhaps how legitimate -- the big data buzz really can help identify the challenges ahead.

7 Big Data Startups With An Eye On The Channel

All of these big-data-focused startups are vying for the industry's attention. And now they're vying for solution providers' attention as well.

Five Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending April 5, CRN looks at five companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

Five Companies That Dropped The Ball This Week

For the week ending April 5, CRN looks at five companies that were either asleep at the wheel or just didn't make good decisions.

The Best (And Worst) 1Q Technology Stocks

Tech stocks had some unfamiliar winners and losers in the first quarter. Here's a closer look.

Channel@Work: To Grandma's House We Go

CRN checks in with the Channel@Work volunteer team, which made a trip to Grandma's House, an intergenerational nursing home. The project took place in conjunction with last month's XChange Solution Provider 2013 event in Orlando, Fla.

The Best (And Worst) 1Q Channel Stocks

Nine of 14 companies tracked by CRN showed a double-digit percentage increase on Wall Street, with only two companies showing declines during that time.

The Evolution Of The Smartphone In 7 Releases

On the 40th birthday of the cell phone, CRN looks at seven major releases that show how mobile phones got 'smart,' from the IBM Simon nearly 20 years ago to Samsung's most recent Galaxy device.

5 Signs Enterprise Software Security Is Improving

Application security improvements and built-in antimalware defenses are forcing cybercriminals to find softer targets.

At 2013 Auto Show, Technology's In The Driver's Seat

At New York's International Auto Show 2013, technology abounds as cars become more high-tech than ever.

10 More Must-Have Windows Phone 8 Apps

The number of Windows Phone 8 apps is growing. Take a look at these must-have Windows Phone 8 apps, including TuneIn, Indigo, CoPilot and FeedMe.

5 Factors Fueling Wave Of Java Attacks

Outdated Java plugins and easily available automated attack toolkits are a recipe for infected systems and stolen data.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: March 2013

March saw some big channel chief changes, including a big move for Microsoft. Here are key moves from Google, BlackBerry, Cisco and more.

Cloud Security Exploits By The Numbers

Based on data from its customer base, AlertLogic maps the occurrence and frequency of various exploits targeting cloud service providers and their customers.

Tech 10: Hot Components For 2013

From high-end graphics cards to motherboards, these components are pushing the limits and capabilities of today's systems.

PPG Vendors: Lead Support By The Numbers

A look at how the vendor participants in this year's CRN Partner Program Guide provide lead generation support to their partners.

Online Partner Locators: How They Work

IT vendors try to help prospective customers search for partners on their websites, giving top-tier partners top billing. How does your vendor rank you?

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending March 29, CRN looks at five companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

5 Companies That Dropped The Ball This Week

For the week ending March 29, CRN looks at five companies that were either asleep at the wheel or just didn't make good decisions.