5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending July 26, CRN looks at IT companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

The 10 Coolest Servers Of 2013 (So Far)

Each of these server vendors has a couple of standout models ready for customers' data centers and server closets. See who's leading in being leading-edge.

5G Whiz: 7 Hot Devices Supporting The 802.11ac Standard

The next generation of wireless has arrived and vendors are rolling out plenty of hot products. Here are seven 802.11ac devices that support the new 5G standard.

The 10 Coolest CPU/GPUs Of 2013 (So Far)

From eight-core mobile chips for the latest smartphones to ultra-low-power server CPUs and supercomputer graphics processors, here's a look at the top CPUs/GPUs so far this year.

10 More Cool Tech Products Seeking Funding On Kickstarter

Here are 10 more awesome Kickstarter funding projects for tech products including a real holographic 3-D display, a 'brain' to connect a number of devices and hold the same files, and a secure instant messenger.

8 Snapshots Of Carl Icahn Takeovers

Carl Icahn's fight with Dell is not his first takeover rodeo. Here is a look back at the Icahn's past investments.

8 Hot Social Media Tips For Partners Competing In The Enterprise

Businesses' use of social media has become more prevalent in recent years, but companies are still experimenting with strategies and best practices to leverage the resource. Check out 8 expert tips to help channel partners compete with the big dogs in the industry.

The 10 Coolest Apps Of 2013 (So Far)

From an app that sends messages to selected recipients when your phone dies, to an audio recording app to use during meetings, CRN brings our readers the coolest apps of 2013 so far.

Top 10 Best-Selling PCs By Product

According to a March 2013 report by The NPD Group with statistics provided by the Global Technology Distribution Council, here is a "Top 10" breakdown of the best-selling desktops for March.

The 10 Coolest Smartphones Of 2013 (So Far)

Smartphones are hot, and the options are many. Here's a look at some of the coolest smartphones on the market so far this year.

Dell Buyout Deal Snapshot: 9 Things To Know

Here are the nine things to know about Dell's buyout deal as the July 24 vote looms.

Dirty Dozen: Top 12 Spam Countries Identified

Ousting France, Peru and South Korea, three new countries were added to the Sophos' Dirty Dozen list for relaying billions of spam messages around the world.

5 Companies That Came To Win

For the week ending July 19, CRN looks at IT companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending July 19, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful, or just didn't make good decisions.

The 10 Coolest Security Startups Of 2013 (So Far)

These cool information security startups are readying products and unveiling technologies for data encryption, threat detection, bring your own device risks and authentication.

7 Ways The U.S. Dept. Of Veterans Affairs Tackled Its Big Data Big Challenges

The U.S.' second-biggest federal agency is undergoing a major data quality initiative to whip its more than 11 petabytes of data into tip-top shape. Here's a glimpse inside that project, and the key lessons learned along the way.

The 10 Coolest Flash Storage Products Of 2013 (So Far)

From tiny embedded flash storage memory modules to fully-configured all-flash arrays, the storage industry in the first half of 2013 was subjected to a barrage of new hardware and software promising increased performance for mission-critical applications.

15 Scenes From Microsoft WPC 2013: Surface, Hybrid Cloud Steal The Show

CRN was live at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston, where the Microsoft Surface and hybrid cloud were the talk of the show.

The 10 Biggest Cloud Outages of 2013 (So Far)

CRN takes a look at prominent cloud services outages that impacted access to your customers' services over the last six months.

Black Hat 2013: 5 Cool Hacking Tools To Check Out

These hacking tools can be used to manage end-user security training, check the security posture of smartphones or hunt for additional vulnerabilities on a Web application server.

The 10 Coolest Storage Startups Of 2013 (So Far)

Some storage startups in the first half of 2013 came out of stealth mode, some unveiled their first products or channels, and some got acquired, all of which combined to ensure the storage business remains an exciting market in which to be.

Winners Circle: Microsoft Honors Partners For 'Innovative Solutions'

Here are the North American winners of Microsoft's Partner of the Year Awards, which recognizes partners for their 'innovative solutions that directly address customer challenges.'

The 10 Coolest Cloud Startups Of 2013 (So Far)

CRN takes a look at some of the hotter cloud startups making waves in 2013.

5 Things We Know About Apple's 'Budget iPhone'

Details emerge about 'iPhone Light,' one of the possible names for Apple's low-cost iPhone for emerging markets.

The 10 Coolest Virtualization Startups Of 2013 (So Far)

CRN looks at 10 virtualization startups that have scored big investments and customer wins in the first half of 2013.