The 20 Coolest Cloud Infrastructure Vendors Of The 2016 Cloud 100

As part of the 2016 Cloud 100, here are 20 Infrastructure-as-a-Service providers CRN thinks are worth knowing.

Xerox Split: 5 Facts Partners Need To Know

Here are the important details about the split of Xerox into two public companies, which the hardware manufacturer and solution provider announced Friday.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

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

Xerox CEO: Split Was Board's Call, Not Icahn's

Ursula Burns emphasizes that Xerox's board of directors -- and not activist investor Carl Icahn -- decided to break up the company into two parts, but that Icahn supported the split.

NFL Sideline Surface Snafu: 10 Lingering Questions

Everyone seems to be pointing fingers in the wake of a network malfunction that hit the New England Patriots sideline during last week's AFC Championship game. Here's a look at what might have sidelined Surface and whether a solution provider could have saved the day.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Jan. 29, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

10 Juniper Earnings Takeaways: New CFO, Revenues Up 20 Percent, Shares Plummet

Juniper Networks' fourth-quarter earnings report was bittersweet, as the networking vendor posted positive earnings while revealing that its longtime CFO is departing and forecasting a weak outlook.

IDC: Top 5 Smartphone Vendors In Q4 Shipments

The smartphone market grew 5.7 percent during the holiday quarter versus the same quarter last year, according to IDC. Here are the five companies with the most smartphone shipments in the fourth quarter.

A Partner's Guide To Apple Earnings: 10 Takeaways From Q1

Apple posted first-quarter earnings Tuesday and CEO Tim Cook discussed iPad and Mac shipments, as well as the company's enterprise drive. Here's everything partners need to know.

10 Cloud Predictions For 2016

The rapid pace of technological innovation and vendor maneuvering doesn't leave many openings for safe predictions about the cloud. Projecting trends will get you only so far in this industry.

10 Most Common (And Super Insecure) Passwords Of 2015

Despite a much higher rhetoric around the importance of strong passwords, the majority of users haven't taken the hint to be more creative about their password selection.

10 Security Predictions For 2016

From ransomware to public policy changes to consolidation, one thing’s for sure: The security market will be anything but boring in 2016. Take a look at CRN’s security predictions for the coming year.

Cloud Exodus: 5 Reasons Carriers Are Bailing Out Of Data Centers

Despite investing early in the cloud, telecommunications carriers are getting out of the data center business, realizing they can’t compete with cloud industry leaders. Here are five reasons behind this trend.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Jan. 22, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

Cisco CEO Robbins Sounds Off On FireEye, Ericsson & Recurring Revenues

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins talks taking aim at FireEye, recurring revenue models and Cisco's strategic partnership with Ericsson at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Jan. 22, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Michael Dell And Joe Tucci's Call To Arms For EMC Sales Force: 'The Opportunities Are Massive'

Dell CEO Michael Dell and EMC CEO Joe Tucci held a 'fireside chat' during a virtual sales kickoff meeting and said while the Dell/EMC merger is creating turmoil in the short term, it is creating huge opportunities for salespeople.

5 Ways Intel's New Core vPro Chips Will Transform Businesses

Intel on Tuesday lifted the curtain on its new sixth-generation Core i7 vPro processor, a Skylake chip targeted for businesses and the enterprise. Here are five things partners need to know.

Will The Cisco Buying Spree Continue? Analysts Predict 10 Possible Acquisitions

Analysts explain why these 10 companies, which include Check Point, Splunk and Docker, are likely top of mind for Cisco following a busy buying year in 2015.

10 Networking Predictions For 2016

What will happen with heavy hitters like Juniper Networks and Cisco? Will white-box switches take off? Take a look at CRN's thoughts on these and other hot networking topics this year.

AWS Dominates In Gartner's '2015 Critical Capabilities For Public Cloud IaaS Report'

The researcher's analysis delivers valuable insights into providers' unique areas of strengths and weaknesses -- insights that can help partners select the right cloud for the right job.

CRN Exclusive: Dell Top PC Exec Clarke Talks 2016's PC Outlook, Microsoft Surface Book And EMC

Despite a sagging PC market and on the eve of Dell's planned acquisition of enterprise powerhouse EMC, the PC is still core to Dell's mission, according to Jeffrey Clarke.

10 Cases At CES 2016 That Were More Than Just Fashion Accessories

While drones and gadgets awed crowds at CES this year, there was one big portion of the show that didn't make headlines -- cases for phones, tablets and laptops. But these 10 cool cases are worth a look.

10 Storage Predictions For 2016

Technologies such as software-defined storage and the cloud will shift the focus from traditional arrays to the server and private clouds, leading to a year of restructuring and consolidation for the industry.

F5 Channel Chief On 2016: 'Accelerate' HPE Partnership, 'Tighter' Cisco Strategy And Major Channel Investments

F5 Networks' channel chief Jim Ritchings tells CRN its 2016 plans for tightening its partnerships with Cisco and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, as well as its major security channel push.