Gartner Forecast: 5 IT Segments On The Decline In 2015

IT research firm Gartner predicts worldwide IT spending will drop 5.5 percent in 2015 compared to last year. Here are the five IT segments expected to take the biggest hit.

The Most Disruptive Technology? 6 Solution Providers, 6 Different Answers

There’s no question that the IT industry faces a number of disruptive pressures to change. But there are a number of different answers as to what that top disruptive force is.

Windows 10: Top Installation Headaches And How To Avoid Them

Avoid snafus, cut to the front of the update line and make Windows 10 purr like a cat with these upgrades.

10 Emerging Networking And VoIP Vendors You Need To Know About

Software-defined networking, mobile communications and the Internet-of-Things are remaking the networking landscape. Here are 10 networking startups that you need to be plugged into.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending July 31, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending July 31, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

Gartner: Top 5 Best-Selling Global PC Brands Of Q2

According to Gartner, the global PC market plummeted nearly 10 percent in the second quarter of 2015. Here are the top five brands that are trying to weather the storm.

10 Things You Need To Know About HP's Aug. 1 Operational Split

Effective Aug. 1, Hewlett-Packard officially begins operating as two separate independent Fortune 50 companies. Here is a look at 10 things partners need to know now that HP is operating as two companies.

Top 8 Best-Selling Server Brands Of 2015 Q2

According to research from NPD Group, Hewlett-Packard's dominance in the server market remains, but other major brands are gaining ground.

10 Emerging Data Center Vendors You Need To Know About

Here are 10 startups that are remaking the data center technology landscape, from hyper-converged infrastructure appliances, to data center monitoring software, to systems management tools.

Clintons, Henry Kissinger, Colin Powell Weigh In On Chambers Legacy

As John Chambers stepped aside from his role as Cisco CEO on July 26, renowned leaders such as President Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton and Colin Powell weighed in on Chambers' legacy in a video created by Cisco.

The 15 Biggest News Stories Of 2015 (So Far)

From technology breakthroughs to company splits, from exiting company executives to new technology debuts, CRN takes a look at the news stories that captured our attention in the first half of the year.

Windows 10 Ready For Business: 10 Systems Prepped And Ready For The Channel Now

Dell, HP and Lenovo have all just announced what business-class systems are available to their channel and business with Windows 10.

10 Scenes From Microsoft's Windows 10 Launch Party

CRN was on hand at the Microsoft Store in downtown Boston Wednesday for the much-anticipated Windows 10 launch. Here's a look at how Microsoft celebrated the release of its latest OS.

IDC: Winners And Losers In The Q2 Tablet Market

IDC released its second-quarter worldwide tablet market shipment report Wednesday, revealing a continually declining market and shifting vendor landscape.

The 15 Blockbuster IT Executive Moves Of 2015 (So Far)

Five major vendors lost at least one key IT executive in the first half of 2015, while two leaders got big promotions and five other vendors named a new CEO or vice president. Here's a summary of the key moves.

5 Cool Features Of Motorola's New Moto X Style Smartphone

Motorola on Tuesday took the wraps off its new Moto X Style smartphone for the U.S. market. Following are five interesting features of this new phone.

The 15 Blockbuster Channel Executive Moves Of 2015 (So Far)

Seven major vendors lost key channel executives, three channel executives got big promotions and five solution providers named a new corporate or regional CEO in the first half of 2015. Here's a summary of all the key moves.

10 Emerging Cloud Vendors You Need To Know About

Cloud computing continues to transform the IT industry landscape. And it's one of the hottest segments of the industry for startups. Here's 10 you might not have heard of -- but should know about.

After Invicta Closes, What's Next For Cisco Storage?

Cisco has a lot of options for how to be a part of the storage industry after closing its Invicta storage business, including acquisitions, partnering and R&D, but must be careful not to rattle its relationships with its existing storage vendor partners.

5 Fast Facts On The Android Stagefright Vulnerability

Here's what partners need to know about a new Android vulnerability that could allow hackers to access a user's mobile device with only their phone number.

10 Big Data/Business Intelligence Emerging Vendors You Need To Know About

Big data and business intelligence is one of the hottest segments of the IT industry for startups. Here's 10 you might not have heard of, but should know about.

IDC: 5 Smartphone Vendors Driving The Market's Explosive Growth

The global smartphone market exploded 11.6 percent in the second quarter from the same period last year, according to market research firm IDC. Here are the top five companies excelling in smartphone shipments.

The 10 Biggest Data Breaches Of 2015 (So Far)

While we're only halfway through 2015, security breaches have already hit the health-care, financial, higher education and federal markets. Here are 10 of the biggest breaches of the year so far.

From Foes to Friends: 6 Comparisons Between Cisco CEOs Chambers And Robbins

As Chuck Robbins prepares to succeed John Chambers as Cisco's CEO on July 26, CRN looks at some of the similarities (and differences) between the two leaders.