Review: Supermicro Server Holds Its Own

The Supermicro SYS-2027R-72RFTP+ earns a place in the CRN Test Center's list of the Top 10 Servers of all time.

The 10 Biggest Tech Acquisitions Of 2013

CRN looks at the most significant tech acquisitions of 2013, throughout which major IT vendors snapped up suppliers of smartphones, cloud services, security software and big data storage systems.

The 10 Biggest Channel Stories Of 2013

This year was full of surprises, shakeups and industry-altering trends in the channel. Here's a look at 10 of the biggest channel stories of the 2013.

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Surefire Smartphones

There is no 'universal best' smartphone out there, but here are this year's top phones among which to choose the best phone for you or that special someone.

The 10 Biggest Networking Stories Of 2013

The networking industry in 2013 was marked by a number key acquisitions and major SDN product launches. Here's a look back at the 10 biggest networking stories of the year.

Top 5 Technologies That Detect Insider Threats

Insider threats range from disgruntled employees out to destroy the business to careless workers attempting to bypass security controls. These technologies are essential in mitigating the risks associated with internal threats.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Dec. 20, CRN looks at IT companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

The 10 Biggest Storage Stories Of 2013

2013 saw developers of cloud storage and flash storage technologies push to the edge only to spark rounds of consolidations as those markets started showing some level of maturity.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Dec. 20, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

The 10 Biggest Software Stories Of 2013

Software is where the magic happens, and it's also where nightmares happen if it's not configured properly. CRN sifted through the year's headlines and here presents our picks for top software stories of 2013.

The 10 Biggest Virtualization Stories Of 2013

Virtualization continues to be subsumed into the cloud market, but virtual desktops, networks and storage are still front-of-mind issues for vendors and partners.

The 10 Biggest Managed Services Stories Of 2013

From cloud partner programs to acquisitions, it's been a big year for managed services. Here's a look back at the top-10 biggest MSP stories of 2013.

The 10 Coolest Tablets Of 2013

Head-turning tablets of 2013 included ones that cost under $50, to ones that sported 4K displays, to ones to replace your ball-and-chain laptop.

The 10 Biggest Cloud Stories Of 2013

VMware gets into public cloud, Amazon beats out IBM and Oracle gets chummy with Salesforce are just some of the big-time stories that hit this year in the cloud computing market.

The 10 Biggest Security Stories Of 2013

Security threats, data breaches and new technologies made the list of top security stories of 2013. The stories highlight trends that could impact the security industry for years to come.

First Look: FileMaker 13

FileMaker upgraded its namesake family of database solutions to FileMaker 13 this month, continuing the Apple subsidiary's efforts to extend the product's reach to the Web and mobile devices.

The 10 Biggest Telco Stories Of 2013

The telecom industry was bustling with M&As, cloud offensives and channel gains in 2013. Here's a look back at the 10 biggest telco stories of the year.

The 10 Biggest Data Center Stories Of 2013

Spies, mysteriously revealed data centers, the rise of the mainframe and fall of the server, and a new startup called Dell all made 2013 a very interesting year for the data center industry.

10 Coolest Virtualization Startups Of 2013

While cloud is where the market buzz is happening, these virtualization startups are solving all sorts of longstanding technology challenges.

9 Reasons To Be Optimistic About PCs

D&H Co-President Dan Schwab tells CRN why he's optimistic about PC sales and what opportunities VARs have to grow their hardware business in 2014.

Q&A: Dell Enterprise President Haas Sounds Off On Dell's Revamped Partner Program

Dell's PartnerDirect program is in the midst of a major makeover. What does this mean for partner opportunities and how will it be rolled out? Dell's Marius Haas, chief commercial officer and president of Dell's Enterprise Solutions, sits down with CRN to answer a few of the questions burning on partners' minds.

Cisco Financial Analyst Day: 9 Tough Questions For CEO Chambers And Team

Cisco fielded some tough questions from analysts and investors at its annual financial analyst day. Here's a look at what CEO John Chambers and his team had to say.

Review: NEC V652 65-inch Commercial Display

Versatile, large format monitor turns in a strong job performance, and has applications in just about every commercial setting.

The 10 Coolest Startups Of 2013

In technology areas from cloud computing and big data to storage and security, this year had more than its share of startups and young companies that appeared on everyone's radar screens. Here are 10 startups that really caught our attention.

The 10 Coolest Networking Startups Of 2013

Networking newbies ranging from Big Switch Networks to Insieme made major moves this year. Here are 10 startups that especially captured our attention in 2013.