The 10 Coolest Tablets Of 2012

The tablet market is crowded with more iPads, more Android tablets and now Windows 8 devices. So which ones were the coolest in 2012?

The 10 Best Open Source Products Of 2012

Google, MySQL and Ubuntu are the usual major players, but there are a few smaller ones as well.

Dell Dishes Out Partner Of The Year Awards At Dell World

Twelve companies took home 13 awards, with one lucky VAR winning two.

The 10 Biggest Channel Stories Of 2012

Solution providers were pulled in many directions in 2012. Here's a look back at the 10 biggest channel stories of the year.

Head To Head: Apple iPhone 5 Vs. Samsung Galaxy S III

In a battle of handhelds, the CRN Test Center compares two of the world's leading smartphones.

The 10 Biggest Software Stories Of 2012

It was a year of big product introductions, big data technologies and big embarrassments in the software industry. Here's a look back at 10 stories that kept the software industry interesting this year.

The 10 Biggest Data Center Stories Of 2012

CRN looks back at the top data center stories of 2012, a year in which Superstorm Sandy gave the industry the ultimate disaster test and new technologies tested data centers' ability to manage new workloads.

20 Take-Aways From Cisco's Financial Analyst Conference

Cisco brought together Wall Streeters, financial and IT analysts and media to its annual Financial Analyst Conference in New York, for deep-dive discussions on its place in SDN, its next moves and its competition. Here are the key messages.

6 Non-Dell Products To See At Dell World

An SSD from Micron, secure cloud hosting from FireHost and a load balancing controller from Kemp Technologies are some new non-Dell products that'll be featured at Dell World this year.

The 10 Biggest Managed Services Stories Of 2012

Mobility, managed print and security vulnerabilities were three topics making headlines for MSPs this year. Here's a look back at the biggest managed services stories of the year.

HP's Autonomy Mishap: From High Expectations To High Anxiety

HP touted its $11.1 billion acquisition of Autonomy as a cloud computing game-changer, but what happened in the following 15 months proved to be quite the opposite.

Top 10 IT Certificates Companies Want To See On Your Resume

If you're an IT professional looking to take the next train to success, you've gotta have a certificate to ride, according to recruiting experts. Here's a look at the top certificates their clients are looking to see.

5 Companies That Dropped The Ball This Week

For the week ending Dec. 7, CRN looks at five companies that were either asleep at the wheel or just didn't make good decisions.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Dec. 7, CRN looks at five companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: 15 Tech Ideas For Women

No luck finding the perfect gift for the techie lady in your life? CRN has a few tech gift ideas that are perfect for women.

Private Vs. Public Vs. Hybrid: My Cloud's Better Than Yours

A new survey from research firm IDC reveals the baby steps enterprises are taking to the cloud and how the need for solution provider expertise is on the rise.

The 10 Biggest Security Stories Of 2012

We review the highlights, as well as the low lights, of 2012 from an information security point of view. New changes to the threat landscape not only underscore the year that is coming to a close but also portend what's to come.

The 10 Biggest Networking Stories Of 2012

It was a wild year for the networking segment, with major changes in the channels of Cisco, Juniper and other major players, as well as with the industry-wide SDN trend starting to take hold in a big way. Here are the 10 stories that kept us buzzing this year.

10 Handmade Holiday Gifts For Your Techie

Looking for a unique gift for the tech-lover in your life? Have you thought about shopping for something handmade? We did some of the scavenging so you don't have to.

Lift Me Up: 10 Companies Now Embracing Amazon's Cloud

At the Amazon re: Invent conference in Las Vegas last week, these 10 players tied their offerings to Amazon Web Services in a variety of ways.

The 10 Biggest Cloud Stories Of 2012

It was a year of fierce innovation and competition, as a wide variety of cloud service models took shape.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: November 2012

Intel, Microsoft, NetApp and Apple highlight this month's roundup of executive transitions worth noting.

The 10 Biggest Storage Stories Of 2012

Small storage vendors looked up, large vendors looked down and everyone looked at the storage cloud, flash technology and even old-school storage technology in 2012 to build the storage infrastructures that will impact customers in 2013 and beyond.

20 Telecom And Cable Companies That Get The IT Channel

IT-telecom convergence is a tricky thing. Here are the companies VARs, master agents and analysts say are the best bet for partnering.

7 In-Demand IT Job Titles And Advice On How To Nab Them

Job growth in the IT sector has been heating up. But some job titles are in higher demand than others. Here's a look at the hottest in-demand job titles and some advice on how to land them.