Cisco, HP Duking It Out For Cloud Infrastructure Crown

CRN speaks to Synergy Research Group founder Jeremy Duke about the battle underway between Cisco and Hewlett-Packard to win the fast-growing cloud infrastructure equipment market.

The 20 Most Commonly Used Cloud Apps Inside The Enterprise

According to a report from Netskope, more than 90 percent of cloud-based apps are not enterprise-ready, lacking security, audit and certification, SLA, legal conditions and other prerequisites.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending June 19, 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 June 19, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Preventing Shadow IT: 8 Top High-Risk Cloud Apps To Look Out For

In order to protect a company's data in the cloud, IT pros have to clamp down on shadow IT. However, to do so, IT pros need to know what applications the company's employees are using.

Windows 10: A Partner's Guide To The 10 Coolest Features

Digital assistant Cortana, the Spartan browser and virtual desktops are among the new and improved bells and whistles in Microsoft's latest OS.

6 Distributors In The 2015 Fortune 1000

The six major North American publicly traded technology distributors climbed a combined 43 spots in the 2015 Fortune 1000 rankings as their sales grew by a total of $10.93 billion and profits grew by a cumulative $218.9 million.

Security Clearance: Solution Providers Pinpoint 10 Steps The Government Needs To Take Post-Breach

Take a look at what some of the top public sector solution providers recommend the federal government should do to ramp up its security strategy in wake of the recent megabreach exposing the records of more than 4 million federal workers.

Follow The Money: 12 Tech Venture Capital Investments In May

Startups developing cloud applications and the platforms that run them lead May's roundup of companies that received VC funding.

Google Plays San Francisco's Warfield: 7 Scenes From Cloud Developer Event

The landmark theater played host to Google's Cloud Platform team, who pitched developers on the advantages of building apps using Google's public cloud.

Cisco's Chambers To Robbins: 'Chuck, I'll Be Your Wingman'

In his last public appearance as Cisco's CEO, John Chambers joined his replacement Chuck Robbins at the annual Cisco Live conference where they frankly discussed successes and setbacks and exactly what Chambers is going to do with his 'half-time' retirement.

IDC: Top 5 Best-Selling Security Appliance Vendors In Q1 2015

Take a look at which security appliance vendors led in sales and market share for Q1 2015, according to research firm IDC.

10 Cloud Security Best Practices You Don't Want To Skip

As part of Cloud Security Week, CRN asked experts about the most important best practices in the expanding market for cloud security offerings.

Dell Venue 10 7000: Good Tablet, Fantastic 2-In-1 Android Laptop

This polished Dell tablet only gets better with an optional keyboard that transforms it into a compelling 2-in-1 Android laptop.

New Regime: 7 Top Executives Exiting Cisco So Far

Cisco continued to slash its executive team Monday, this time on the China front, as incoming CEO Chuck Robbins moves forward with his vision of a "flatter" leadership team.

6 More Reasons Why VMware Thinks Its Hyper-Converged Tech Beats Nutanix

Blog posts from VMware's Chuck Hollis explain what he said are the advantages of his company's storage and availability offering over Nutanix's hyper-converged technology. Here are six takeaways from the posts.

Accuvant-FishNet: Monster Merger Will Lead To Monster Growth For Optiv Security

Chief Marketing Officer Steve Perkins tells CRN the company is planning to add 400 jobs and aiming to grow sales and profits by well more than 20 percent this year.

Head-To-Head: Toshiba Portege z20t Vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 3

It's war as Toshiba's Portege z20t, a 2-in-1 underdog, goes after market share against Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 with some compelling PC firepower.

Intel's New Skylake Chips: 8 Things Partners Need To Know

Details regarding Intel's Skylake processor are slowly coming into focus ahead of its anticipated release later this summer. Here's what partners need to know.

Dell Channel Chief Cook: Not All Cisco Partners Getting Meaningful ROI

Dell channel chief Cheryl Cook Cook says Dell's strategies around open architecture, flexibility and partner agility are getting more attention from Cisco partners.

Moonshot: HP's Bold Rethinking Of The Server

The CRN Test Center takes a closer look at what makes HP's Moonshot server so unique.

10 Cloud Security Trends To Watch

To kick off Cloud Security Week, CRN takes a look at some of the hot new trends on the rise in cloud security.

18 New Ways For Cisco Partners To Make Bank

Cisco unleashed a barrage of money-making opportunities for partners at two conferences in the past six weeks. Here are 18 new ways the networking giant is making it more lucrative to be a Cisco partner.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending June 12, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Citrix Makeover: 9 Sweeping Changes Being Demanded By Elliott Management

Elliott Management Group, a powerful New York-based hedge fund that has pressed for changes at a number of technology companies, including EMC, has set its sights on steering Citrix Systems, the beleaguered virtualization vendor, in a new direction.