The Top 25 Disrupters Of 2016

As part of the Top 100 Executives Of 2016, CRN looks at 25 execs that are throwing a curveball at the technology world.

16 Hot New Security Products Launched At Black Hat 2016

Take a look at 16 new products and solutions that security vendors rolled out in Las Vegas this week at the annual Black Hat Conference.

The Top 25 Channel Sales Leaders Of 2016

As part of the Top 100 Executives of 2016, CRN looks at 25 channel sales executives that really stood out as they worked to bring success to their partners.

7 Takeaways From Alphabet's Strong Earnings Call That Partners Need To Know

Google parent Alphabet turned in big second-quarter results last week as it beat analyst expectations and sent its stock soaring. Here are seven takeaways that go way beyond its stellar financials.

10 Cybersecurity Lessons Learned In 2016 (So Far)

Take a look back at some of the biggest lessons and takeaways from the cybersecurity industry so far, including ransomware, critical infrastructure attacks and the Internet of Things.

Here's Who Made Gartner's 2016 Magic Quadrant For Group Video Systems

The enterprise video systems market is in a state of innovation and transition this year. Here's how the research firm ranked the vendors in this arena.

The 25 Most Influential Executives Of 2016

Here we present this year's class of the 25 Most Influential individuals in the technology industry.

The 10 Most Active VC Investors In The Internet Of Things

According to research firm CBInsights, here are the 10 venture capital firms that have been the most active in betting on IoT over the past five years.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending July 29, 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 July 29, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

5 Questions Answered About Verizon's Blockbuster Acquisition Of Yahoo

On the heels of Verizon's acquisition of internet giant Yahoo this week for nearly $5 billion, here are five things to know about the deal and its potential impact on the IT industry.

The 10 Most Controversial Companies Of 2016 (So Far)

CRN has scoured the news headlines and identified 10 companies that have been stirring things up so far this year.

The 10 Most Important Tech Partnerships In 2016 (So Far)

CRN examines the 10 partnerships which are continuing to have an impact on the solution provider landscape so far this year.

IoT Channel Chronicles: How Microsoft Partner BlueMetal Profited From Smart Refrigerators

In this week's IoT channel series, CRN talks to a Microsoft partner that is profiting from healthcare IoT by building smart refrigerators.

10 Storage Emerging Vendors You Need To Know About

Storage startups are developing leading-edge technologies, from software-defined storage, to tools for managing storage in hybrid-cloud environments, to hyper-converged systems. Here's a look at 10 that caught our attention.

Tale Of Two Quarters: Apple And Samsung Reveal Diverging Fortunes

Apple and Samsung had very different outcomes on smartphone sales during Qthe second quarter of 2016, with iPhone sales dropping and Galaxy S7 sales surging.

The 10 Biggest Data Breaches Of 2016 (So Far)

A continuous stream of data breach announcements has (unfortunately) become the norm, with the start of 2016 being no exception. Take a look at 10 of the biggest and most impactful breaches of the year so far.

6 Things To Know If You Don't Take The Windows 10 Free Upgrade

The Windows 10 free upgrade from Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 expires on July 29. Here's what users need to know if they decide not to upgrade.

The 10 Biggest Cloud Outages Of 2016 (So Far)

CRN takes a look at the 10 cloud outages that grabbed headlines in the first half of 2016.

6 Data Center Emerging Vendors You Need To Know About

Although some computing chores have been turned over to cloud systems, data centers remain the core of many IT operations. Here are six startups with intriguing data center technologies that caught our eye.

8 Things You Didn't Know About Cisco's Acquisition And Investment Strategy

Cisco can execute on an acquisition in mere days, led by a global team of 50 people. Here are eight things you didn't know about Cisco's M&A strategy.

The 15 Blockbuster Channel Executive Moves Of 2016 (So Far)

Some key vendor and distributor executives depart, a number of channel executives get promoted, and a few solution providers name new CEOs. Here's a summary of the major moves.

8 Red-Hot Internet Of Things Startups That Landed Funding This Summer

Here are eight sizzling Internet of Things startups that have reeled in VC funding the past few months.

The 15 Blockbuster IT Executive Moves Of 2016 (So Far)

Eight major vendors lost at least one key IT executive in the first half of 2016, while four leaders got big promotions and three other vendors tapped someone from outside for an executive role. Here's a summary of all the key moves.

12 Gateways To Connect On-Prem Storage To The Cloud

There are many ways to bring storage to the cloud. CRN looks at how a dozen vendors help that movement via cloud storage gateways.