6 Ways Nitel Says It's Paving The Way For Partner Growth

Jason Dishon, Nitel's executive vice president of sales and marketing, shares how he and his team are building out the telecom service provider's channel strategy with a focus on training and recruiting new partners.

Conversation Starters: 5 Keys To Lenovo's AI Future

Lenovo is investing heavily in artificial intelligence, including spending on personnel and establishing an Artificial Intelligence Lab staffed by more than 100 researchers around the world.

The 10 Coolest Flash Storage And SSD Products Of 2017 (So Far)

CRN looks at 10 of the all-flash storage arrays, SSDs and software introduced so far in 2017, with an emphasis on how pervasive the technology has become.

Mphasis President Venugopal On Beating BPO Competitors, The Impact Of Automation And 'Significant' Cloud, Cognitive Plans

President of Direct-Core Business and Digital Dinesh Venugopal said Mphasis is charging full-speed ahead since Blackstone Group acquired HPE's majority stake in the $1 billion solution provider 10 months ago.

The 10 Coolest Network Security Products Of 2017 (So Far)

Security vendors are continuing to step up their game when it comes to network security technologies as customers face an ever-rising tide of threats. Take a look at 10 offerings that have stood out from the year so far.

The 10 Best -- And Scariest -- Hacks From 20 Years Of Black Hat Conferences

Black Hat is one of the biggest stages for security researchers to demonstrate the latest and greatest hacks on devices, systems and critical infrastructure. In honor of the 20th anniversary of the conference, take a look at some of our favorites.

The 10 Coolest Processors Of 2017 (So Far)

The first half of the year saw major new releases that offer increased CPU and GPU performance, in personal computing, mobile and the Internet of Things.

Emerging Vendors 2017: Security Startups You Need To Know

As part of CRN's Emerging Vendors for 2017, here are 45 hot security startups, founded in 2011 or later, that solution providers should be aware of.

Head-To-Head: HP Spectre x360 Vs. Apple MacBook Pro

The CRN Test Center compares two sleek and powerful laptops from HP and Apple. Here's how the HP Spectre x360 stacks up with Apple's new MacBook Pro.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending July 21, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

VMware Executives Talk Joint Certifications With AWS, Getting Cozy With Microsoft, And The Next Phase For AirWatch

VMware's Frank Rauch and AirWatch's Paul Ford discuss how the company's adversarial relationships with AWS and Microsoft are coming to an end.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending July 21, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

5 Keys From Microsoft's Q4 Financials

Growth from Azure, Office 365 and LinkedIn contributed to a hugely profitable quarter for the software giant.

IoT Channel Chronicles: Cisco Partner Actility Launches Vehicle Tracking Solution

Actility is targeting real-time location tracking information for IoT with a new specially designed app. Here is how the company has worked with Cisco to create its new solution.

The 10 Coolest Big Data Products Of 2017 (So Far)

Big data remains one of the most dynamic technology segments, with demand for big data software and services growing more than 18 percent a year. Here are 10 products that caught our attention in the first half of 2017.

The 10 Coolest IoT Products Of 2017 (So Far)

From small IoT modules all the way up to connected home speakers, this year has already seen some big IoT product launches. Here are 10 cool IoT products of 2017 so far.

Curvature CEO On Helping Aggressive Partners, Interest Among 'Disruptive' Vendors And Future Of White Box

Six months after its pivotal merger with SMS, Curvature sees itself as a potential go-to partner for aggressive channel players. Here's how CEO John Wozniak plans to build on that momentum.

Head-To-Head: AMD Threadripper Platform Vs. Intel Core X Lineup

Intel and AMD have been scrambling over the past year to snag enthusiast market share with new CPUs targeted at gamers. Here is a head-to-head comparison between AMD's new Threadripper and Intel's Core X platforms.

The 10 Coolest Laptops Of 2017 (So Far)

Laptops from Dell, Lenovo, HP, Microsoft and Samsung are among the best new notebooks released in the first half of 2017.

Cisco Midyear Cybersecurity Report: 10 Security Threats To Watch

The threats present a significant opportunity for partners to help customers with emerging threat areas, with a managed security and architecture-based approach, says a Cisco executive.

Meet The Solution Provider Honorees Of The 2017 Women Of The Channel

These women are deep in the channel trenches, driving innovation and transformation for their customers through their channel partnerships.

The 10 Coolest Open-Source Products Of 2017 (So Far)

Vendors with innovative new open-source products in 2017 have included Red Hat, Docker, Puppet, Mesosphere and Chef.

8 Things Partners Need To Know About Broadcom's Stalled Acquisition Of Brocade

Broadcom's acquisition of Brocade is being delayed with 'no assurances' that regulatory approval will be granted, according to a 8-K filing. Here's how the acquisition stands right now.

Check Out These Hot Products Using New Skylake Purley Intel Xeon Scalable Processor

CRN rounds up 15 vendors using the Intel Xeon Scalable processors in new server or storage hardware or are integrating them into high-performance cloud offerings.

The 10 Coolest Servers Of 2017 (So Far)

Cool products introduced this year by Dell EMC, HPE and Lenovo show that the server industry is betting big on hyper-converged infrastructure, IoT and data analytics.