5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Dec. 9, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

The 10 Biggest Apple Stories Of 2016

The introduction of new products, the elimination of older ones and an added emphasis on enterprise marked the year of change for Apple.

SimpliVity CEO Kempel On Huawei Deal, Courting HPE And How Solution Providers Can Manage The Transition To Hyper-Convergence

Doron Kempel says selling hyper-convergence can be challenging for solution providers, but success will come from taking business from competitors that are unprepared or hesitant to embrace the technology.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Dec. 9, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Head-To-Head: Dell XPS 13 Vs. Lenovo Yoga 910

The CRN Test Center compares Dell's updated new version of the XPS 13 with one of the newest Yoga laptops from Lenovo.

Brocade's Networking Business: 5 Potential Buyers, 5 Companies Unlikely To Make A Play

CRN speaks with a number of analysts on which companies may throw their hat into the ring for Brocade’s networking business and which are likely to sit it out.

5 Things To Know About the Microsoft-Qualcomm Partnership

The companies are teaming up to enable new types of devices running Windows 10.

Q&A: Optiv Security CEO Dan Burns On Private Equity Acquisition, Cloud Security And Plans For Global Expansion

After the company's blockbuster acquisition by private equity firm KKR & Co. earlier this week, take a look at what Burns has to say about Optiv's future and what it could mean for the security industry.

The 10 Biggest Storage Stories Of 2016

The rise of flash storage and software-defined storage, the fall of traditional storage, a revolving door of vendors, massive venture capital investments, and the end of an independent EMC made 2016 the most exciting year ever in storage.

The 10 Biggest Internet Of Things Stories Of 2016

As the Internet of Things market continues to evolve, here are the biggest IoT events that shook up the industry in 2016.

10 Steps To Building A Successful Internet of Things Practice In The Channel

Here are steps that partners with tried-and-true Internet of Things solutions agree the channel needs to build a successful IoT practice.

10 Massive M&A Deals Reshaping the Channel: November 2016

Solution providers were keen to buy firms with specific vendor expertise last month. Five of the 10 acquired firms in our report specialize in suppliers ranging from Cisco, Microsoft and Xerox to ServiceNow and SugarCRM.

The 10 Biggest Security Stories Of 2016

From election security, to the Symantec Blue Coat acquisition, to the Dyn attack, to Apple versus the FBI, here are the biggest security news stories of 2016.

Huawei On Fire, Cisco Slips As Switch And Router Market Grows To $9.9B In Q3

Sales from switching and routing hit $9.9 billion in the third quarter of 2016, as Cisco's share slipped and Huawei boasted a 92 percent increase in switch revenues, according to new data from research firm IDC.

13 Scenes From Amazon Web Services re:Invent 2016

For the solution providers not among the 30,000 attendees at last week's re:Invent 2016 show in Las Vegas, here's a look at what you missed.

The 10 Biggest Telco Stories Of 2016

From merger and acquisition activity, to new product offerings and labor strikes, CRN rounded up the ten biggest stories that happened in the telecommunications industry in 2016.

Across The Telecom Spectrum: 6 Moves That Made Waves In The Channel In November

Telecom service providers were busy rolling out new products and services in November. Here are six newsworthy items that happened in the telecom industry last month that solution providers should know.

The 10 Biggest Data Center Stories Of 2016

2016 in the data center space will be remembered as the year traditional hardware vendors relented to customers' call for the flexibility of a software-defined data center.

The 10 Biggest Channel Stories Of 2016

The channel saw massive business model transformation in 2016, with top vendors unloading legacy IT outsourcing units to focus on their core business, and broadline players buying their way into the cloud, telecom, and hyper-converged infrastructure.

CRN Exclusive: Dell EMC's Sakac On Partners' Path To Profits In The Cloud And Why The Channel 'Has To Be Disrupted'

Dell EMC's Chad Sakac believes channel partners can achieve profits and growth as the market for engineered systems and platforms takes hold but, like vendors, solution providers will have to undergo some difficult changes to be successful.

10 Game-Changing IT Startups That Raised Funding In November

Startups focused on the Internet of Things and cybersecurity were among those that raised funding in November.

CRN's 2016 Products Of The Year

For this year's Products of the Year, CRN editors selected five finalists among 17 technology categories and then asked solution providers to rate the products to determine a winner. After a survey that netted more than 5,000 responses, here are the hot products that stood out from the rest in 2016.

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Smartphones For 2016

Apple, Samsung, Google and LG are among the companies offering hot smartphones this season.

The 10 Biggest Google Stories Of 2016

Google established itself as an enterprise player in 2016 by notching big wins and expanding its partner footprint. Here are the 10 biggest Google stories of the year.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Dec. 2, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.