10 Most Common (And Super Insecure) Passwords Of 2015

Despite a much higher rhetoric around the importance of strong passwords, the majority of users haven't taken the hint to be more creative about their password selection.

10 Security Predictions For 2016

From ransomware to public policy changes to consolidation, one thing’s for sure: The security market will be anything but boring in 2016. Take a look at CRN’s security predictions for the coming year.

Cloud Exodus: 5 Reasons Carriers Are Bailing Out Of Data Centers

Despite investing early in the cloud, telecommunications carriers are getting out of the data center business, realizing they can’t compete with cloud industry leaders. Here are five reasons behind this trend.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Jan. 22, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

Cisco CEO Robbins Sounds Off On FireEye, Ericsson & Recurring Revenues

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins talks taking aim at FireEye, recurring revenue models and Cisco's strategic partnership with Ericsson at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Jan. 22, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Michael Dell And Joe Tucci's Call To Arms For EMC Sales Force: 'The Opportunities Are Massive'

Dell CEO Michael Dell and EMC CEO Joe Tucci held a 'fireside chat' during a virtual sales kickoff meeting and said while the Dell/EMC merger is creating turmoil in the short term, it is creating huge opportunities for salespeople.

5 Ways Intel's New Core vPro Chips Will Transform Businesses

Intel on Tuesday lifted the curtain on its new sixth-generation Core i7 vPro processor, a Skylake chip targeted for businesses and the enterprise. Here are five things partners need to know.

Will The Cisco Buying Spree Continue? Analysts Predict 10 Possible Acquisitions

Analysts explain why these 10 companies, which include Check Point, Splunk and Docker, are likely top of mind for Cisco following a busy buying year in 2015.

10 Networking Predictions For 2016

What will happen with heavy hitters like Juniper Networks and Cisco? Will white-box switches take off? Take a look at CRN's thoughts on these and other hot networking topics this year.

AWS Dominates In Gartner's '2015 Critical Capabilities For Public Cloud IaaS Report'

The researcher's analysis delivers valuable insights into providers' unique areas of strengths and weaknesses -- insights that can help partners select the right cloud for the right job.

CRN Exclusive: Dell Top PC Exec Clarke Talks 2016's PC Outlook, Microsoft Surface Book And EMC

Despite a sagging PC market and on the eve of Dell's planned acquisition of enterprise powerhouse EMC, the PC is still core to Dell's mission, according to Jeffrey Clarke.

10 Cases At CES 2016 That Were More Than Just Fashion Accessories

While drones and gadgets awed crowds at CES this year, there was one big portion of the show that didn't make headlines -- cases for phones, tablets and laptops. But these 10 cool cases are worth a look.

10 Storage Predictions For 2016

Technologies such as software-defined storage and the cloud will shift the focus from traditional arrays to the server and private clouds, leading to a year of restructuring and consolidation for the industry.

F5 Channel Chief On 2016: 'Accelerate' HPE Partnership, 'Tighter' Cisco Strategy And Major Channel Investments

F5 Networks' channel chief Jim Ritchings tells CRN its 2016 plans for tightening its partnerships with Cisco and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, as well as its major security channel push.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Jan. 15, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Jan. 15, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

CES 2016: The Hottest PC Gear From The Show Floor

PCs at CES? Yes, we spotted major new PC trends at the Consumer Electronics Show, from OLED displays to new svelte designs and custom-built systems for running virtual reality headsets.

Q&A: StorageCraft's New CEO Matt Medeiros Discusses Plans After $187M Equity Investment

StorageCraft plans to use the funds from its newest and largest shareholder to ramp up annual revenue from $100 million today to $500 million while investing in new products and services.

CES 2016: 10 Products That Brought IoT To The Next Level

The Internet of Things was more prevalent at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas than ever. CRN put together a list of 10 IoT products that stole the show this year.

Synnex CEO Talks Surface Book Surge, Skylake Shakeout And Desire To Add EMC To Line Card

Synnex CEO Kevin Murai dishes on why Skylake will re-energize PC sales, how Surface Book will capitalize on high demand for premium notebooks, and why he's interested in adding EMC to the distributor's line card.

PC Market: IDC, Gartner Spot Glimmers Of Life In Ailing Segment

Down 8.3 percent for the year, according to IDC, the struggling PC market shows signs of better performance in 2016.

10 Massive M&A Deals Reshaping The Channel: December 2015

Solution provider behemoths carried out most of December's 10 channel acquisitions, with cloud, security and vertical specialties in highest demand. Here's who drove partner consolidation last month.

12 Top Cisco Execs Who Left In 2015 (And Where They Landed)

Cisco lost a dozen key executives in 2015 as the networking giant underwent its biggest leadership change in more than two decades.

Q&A: Pure Storage CEO Dietzen Talks About NetApp/SolidFire, Flash Storage Future

NetApp's surprise acquisition bid for SolidFire is a chance to take a reality check on the future of flash storage, but Pure Storage, the only flash startup to IPO, continues to look forward.