Cisco Data Center VP Talks Cloud Infrastructure Strategy, 'Taking Share' From Dell, HPE

Satinder Sethi discusses the networking giant's cloud future, the increasing role of larger service providers, and growing 'at the expense' of Dell and HPE.

5 New Offerings From Cisco Partner Summit That Solution Providers Should Have On Their Radar

At Cisco Partner Summit 2016 in San Francisco Tuesday, the company rolled out a number of offerings around storage, security and services. Here are five key introductions.

8 Things To Know About CenturyLink's Blockbuster Acquisition Of Level 3

CenturyLink Monday said it plans to buy Level 3 Communications in a deal worth about $34 billion. Here's a look at the new company's channel strategy, management ranks and more.

CRN Exclusive: New SonicWall CEO On The Dell Spinout Deal, New Tech Investments And Driving A Pure Channel Sales Model

As it closes its spinout from Dell, SonicWall named security industry veteran Bill Conner as CEO. Take a look at his plans for technology investments, the channel, and more.

Avaya's Channel Chief Talks New Partner Program And Need To Shed Thousands Of Dormant Partners

Avaya's Channel Chief Steve Biondi talks to CRN about the launch of its new Avaya Edge partner program, becoming a software company and shedding dormant partners.

Cisco's AWS Retreat: The Long Road From Public Cloud Disrupter To Multi And Hybrid Cloud Leader

With Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins rallying partners this week to take the cloud high road by focusing on multi and hybrid cloud, CRN takes a look at how the networking market leader's cloud strategy has changed over the last three years.

Cisco Partner Summit Preview: 6 Things Partners Should Expect

With Cisco Partner Summit 2016 (part two) right around the corner, CRN takes a look at what channel partners should expect in San Francisco.

Head-To-Head: Apple MacBook Pro 2016 Vs. Microsoft Surface Book i7

Two tech titans both unveiled premium laptops last week. The CRN Test Center goes under the hood to compare Apple's MacBook Pro 2016 with Microsoft's Surface Book i7.

6 Things To Expect From Intel Security's Focus Event This Week

Global Channel Chief Richard Steranka outlines what partners can expect at Intel Security's Focus event this week, including updates on its spinout from Intel, new technology and more.

10 Acquisitions That Have Rocked The Semiconductor Industry This Year

Qualcomm's proposed $47 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductor tops the list of a busy year of chip industry consolidation. Here are 10 big semiconductor acquisitions so far in 2016.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Oct. 28, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Oct. 28, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

12 Pioneering IoT And Virtual Reality Startups Getting Investments From Intel Capital

Intel's global investment organization has recently invested $38 million in a dozen Internet of Things and virtual reality startups. Here are the companies with new funding.

Head-To-Head: New MacBook Pro Vs. MacBook Pro 2015

The CRN Test Center lays out how Apple's new MacBook Pro measures up against the previous generation.

First Look At Apple's Three New MacBook Pro Versions

Apple Thursday debuted the biggest overhaul to the MacBook Pro in years. Here are the key things to know about the updated versions.

An Exclusive Club: Honoring The 2016 Triple Crown Award Winners

CRN honored the winners of the 2016 Triple Crown Awards at the Best of Breed Conference in Atlanta this week.

10 Blockbuster Internet Of Things Products, Partnerships At IoT Solutions World Congress

All eyes were on IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona this week, where vendors unveiled their newest IoT Things products across the hardware, analytics and security spaces.

Hands-On With Microsoft Surface Studio: 5 Best Features Of The All-In-One PC

The CRN Test Center finds plenty to like about the functionality of the creativity-oriented Surface Studio all-in-one PC.

Collaboration Market Share: Cisco Leads, But Microsoft Right On Its Heels

The competition between collaboration rivals Cisco and Microsoft is heating up, according to second-quarter 2016 figures from Synergy Research Group.

11 Potential Hewlett Packard Enterprise Acquisitions That Would Make Waves

Investment firm Oppenheimer & Co. says HPE is likely to take advantage of a robust post-spinoff cash balance to make strategic acquisitions, listing a number of storage, networking and hyper-converged infrastructure companies.

First Look At Microsoft's Surface Studio PC, Surface Book i7 And The Windows 10 Creators Update

Microsoft debuted a handful of products Wednesday, including an all-in-one Surface aimed at creative professionals.

7 Things To Watch For Once The Tech Data-Avnet TS Deal Closes

From cloud to security to e-business, here are some of the most vital product and service enhancements Tech Data and Avnet partners can count on once the massive distribution deal is completed.

6 Ways Microsoft Just Raised The Bar In Its Azure IoT Suite

Microsoft Wednesday showcased updates and new programs for its Azure IoT platform at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona.

CRN Exclusive: Dell EMC President and Chief Commercial Officer Haas On Tripling Channel Sales, Lenovo's Tough Times, And Meg Whitman's Election Distraction

On stage at the Best of Breed Conference in Atlanta, Dell President and Chief Commercial Officer Marius Haas discussed the explosive partner growth opportunity in the wake of Dell's $58 billion blockbuster acquisition of EMC.

BoB Conference Exclusive: Palo Alto Networks' Mark McLaughlin On The Problems Of Today's Security Solutions, Working With The Government, And Myths About Cyber Insurance

In a live on-stage interview at The Channel Company's Best of Breed Conference, Palo Alto Networks' CEO Mark McLaughlin fielded questions on the impact of major cyberattacks and the problems stemming from the traditional security tools that are so prevalent.