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Scenes From The Synnex National Conference
What happens when you cross the IT industry with NASCAR? You get Synnex's National Conference, where more than 250 solution providers and almost 150 vendors to share their solutions ideas on how best to sell technology in the current environment.
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IBM Security Tools For The Midmarket
IBM Rational AppScan Express Edition, IBM's new software, is an automated security testing solution designed to help small- and mid-size companies address both external and internal Web security threats.
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VARs Debate Impact Of Financial Bailout
Congress approved a bailout of the financial services market. Now what? Solution providers at Synnex's 2008 Partner Conference debate the plan's impact on the economy, and on their own business.
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25 Technology Products That Will Save You Money
Times are tight. Everybody's looking to cut costs. From the data center to the digital home office, ChannelWeb serves up some of the latest IT gear that is guaranteed to put cash back into the pockets of businesses and consumers.
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Nokia 5800 XpressMusic Targets Touch-Screen Music Lovers
Nokia's new 5800 XpressMusic smartphone is a music-centric device taking elements from the Apple iPhone and T-Mobile G1 to bring an immersive mobile music experience to users.
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High-Speed Broadband Heats Up: 10 Hot Products From WiMax World
At WiMax World Chicago this week, dozens of vendors unveiled new products around the latest high-speed broadband technology. Here are 10 hot new products.
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Acer's New Notebooks True 'Gems'
Acer's latest Aspire Gemstone laptops come just in time for the holiday shopping blitz, targeting consumers with a range of entertainment-focused models.
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Annual Report Card: Worst And Best
Here are the companies that earned the lowest -- and highest -- scores in terms of partner satisfaction in the 2008 VARBusiness Annual Report Card.
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Scenes From The Oracle Titan Awards
Winners of the 2008 North America Oracle Titan Awards share the spotlight at Oracle OpenWorld.
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Storage Products That Drive Revenue
Check out the top 12 storage products most often sold by solution providers, according to a recent survey by Everything Channel for the upcoming State of Technology: Storage special report.
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Whoa, Domino: IBM Lotus Notes Comes To iPhone
Big Blue released IBM Lotus iNotes as an Apple iPhone app, built on the Lotus Domino Web Access infrastructure.
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10 Cool Products For An Open-Source World
From mobile phones to network infrastructure to fun desktop applications, here's a look at 10 products that embrace Linux and other open-source ways of life.
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Out With The Old, In With The Now: Recent Channel Execs Coming And Going
It's been a busy quarter for shakeups in some of the industry's top channel companies. From Oracle naming a new channel chief, to Trend Micro's channel head leaving to go to a smaller startup, the shifts show no sign of slowing. Here we look at several channel executives who have come and gone in the last few months.
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Pimp Your PC With TiVo
TiVo first freed the public from the tyranny of TV programming.
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10 Scenes From The ConnectWise Partner Summit
More than 1,000 solution providers and MSPs gathered recently at ConnectWise's fourth annual Partner Summit, held Sept. 17-19, in Orlando, Fla., to hear about the latest managed services strategies and how to evolve their businesses to ensure success.
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If Shea Stadium Could Speak: Thanks For The Memories
New York VAR Future Tech Enterprise hosted one last party at Shea Stadium before they turn out the lights for good. The solution provider and its customers had a lot of nice memories about the old ballpark, but the stadium itself has a few things to say, too.
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Our Picks For The Latest In PC Components
The CRN Test Center highlights noteworthy PC components that came through the lab so far this year. Manufacturers' ability to build components that support both quad- and dual-core hardware platforms continues to impress us. Here is a sample.
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20 Scenes From Oracle OpenWorld
A week in San Francisco with Larry Ellison and 43,000 of your closest friends.
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EMC Lays Out The Future Of Storage
At EMC's Executive Briefing Center, company executives gave a peek into some of its areas of expertise, such as how it is combating hackers and how it is making its mark in the SOHO storage business.
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Scenes From The GTDC Summit
Senior vendor and distribution executives delved into a number of critical channel issues at the Global Technology Distribution Council's annual conference held this year in Newport Beach, Calif.
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Hot Wheels At Oracle OpenWorld
Oracle OpenWorld offered a wealth of attractions to conference goers, among them, a bevy of hot and not-so-hot vehicles appearing throughout the show floor.
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15 Scenes From Acer's Budapest Conference
Acer in mid-September held its annual Global Press Conference event in Budapest, Hungary, one of the world's most scenic cities. Company executives presented Acer's strategy for using multiple brands to target different types of PC users in the various geographical markets the vendor serves. Following are 15 scenes from the event as well as sights from around the Hungarian capital.
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T-Mobile G1 Brings Google Android To The Mobile Masses
T-Mobile, Google and HTC on Tuesday unveiled the first mobile device based on the open source Linux Google Android mobile operating system, the T-Mobile G1.
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Product Pricing, Availability Now Available On Demand
A new ChannelWeb information service gives solution providers real-time product pricing and availability information.
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Top 10 Biggest Security Threats Of The Future
As security threats grow in size, scope and sophistication, so do the opportunities for channel partners to help businesses secure their networks and reduce the risk of attack. In Everything Channel's State of Technology security survey, hundreds of channel partners estimated some of the biggest threats we might see on the horizon through 2009.