10 Things You Need To Know About Cisco's New HyperFlex Systems 2.5

Cisco unveiled its updated HyperFlex Systems 2.5 solution. Here are 10 things you need to know about new features, capabilities and Cisco's hyper-converged progress.

2017 Security 100: 20 Coolest Endpoint Security Vendors

Part two of CRN's 2017 Security 100 list celebrates the endpoint security vendors that offer technologies closer to the device itself.

CRN Exclusive: NetApp's David Wright On SolidFire And Building A New Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

After NetApp CEO George Kurian surprise the storage industry by announcing plans to enter the hyper-converged infrastructure market, SolidFire's founder David Wright fleshes out the details in a wide-ranging conversation with CRN.

CRN Exclusive: Puppet Channel Chief On 'Partner-Centric' Transformation And DevOps Opportunities For The Channel

'I'm a big believer that if you're not easy to do business with, if you're not providing partners [information] on how to engage, then you're really going to be struggling,' Puppet's John Schwan tells CRN.

8 Security Trends Affecting The Midmarket

Take a look at eight midmarket security trends, including around endpoint security, network security, Internet of Things security and more.

2017 Security 100: 25 Coolest Network Security Vendors

Part one of CRN's 2017 Security 100 list looks at network security vendors that offer next-generation firewall, firewall management, cloud, analytics and more.

Q&A: Tom Bradicich On How HPE Is 'Pioneering' IT And OT Convergence And The New Breed Of IoT Channel Partner

HPE executive Tom Bradicich talks to CRN about how the company is pioneering the IoT industry's convergence between IT and operational technologies, as well as the new breed of channel partner for HPE.

Head-To-Head: Samsung Galaxy Book Vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 4

The CRN Test Center puts Samsung's new productivity-focused 2-in-1 up against the reigning champion in the category.

Channel Chiefs 2017: Who Is Your Ultimate Mentor?

We asked members of the 2017 Channel Chiefs to tell if they could have any person, living or dead, as a mentor, who would it be and why?

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending March 3, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

Lights Out: 7 Notable AWS Outages Since 2011

Tuesday's Amazon Web Service outage was the worst the cloud provider experienced in four years. CRN takes a trip down memory lane to revisit some of those moments Amazon would most likely prefer to forget.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending March 3, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

DXC Technology's Corporate Structure: Here Are 116 Emerging Department Leaders For The New CSC-HPE Enterprise Services

CSC and HPE Enterprise Services have revealed the post-merger roles for 116 of the solution provider giant's vice presidents and directors. Here are the people who will be driving DXC Technology's innovation in sales, technology, operations and delivery.

Mobile World Congress 2017: 5 Major 5G Announcements

Wireless providers and IT vendors are racing to develop 5G technology ahead of the standard being finalized. Here's a sampling of five 5G announcements that were unveiled at Mobile World Congress this week.

The Top 6 Multifunction Laser Printer Brands In Q4 2016

HP led on sales of multifunction laser printers through distributors in the final quarter of the year, according to The NPD Group.

Women Of CRN's 2017 Channel Chiefs

Here we highlight the women honored in this year's Channel Chiefs project and the contributions they've made to improving the channel efforts at their respective companies.

Dell EMC's Goulden And Burton On China, HPE, The Future Of VMware, And The Advantages Of Going Private

In this part of a two-part interview, Dell EMC's David Goulden and Jeremy Burton talk to CRN about some of the biggest business issues facing the company, including how much more freedom EMC gained by becoming private after being acquired by Dell.

Dell EMC's Goulden And Burton Discuss Software- Vs. Hardware-Defined Storage, Overlapping Storage Lines, And The Future Of Cisco In VxBlock

Dell EMC's Jeremy Burton and David Goulden use this half of a two-part interview to discuss some key technology issues the company faces in a fast-changing storage industry embracing flash and software-defined storage.

HPE Pointnext Chief Ana Pinczuk On The 'Swagger' Of The New Services Organization, The 'Unbounded' Opportunity And 'Increased Focus' On Partners

Ana Pinczuk said HPE partners can expect an increased focus on teaming with the channel as Pointnext moves to stake out the high ground in hybrid IT.

Head-To-Head: Sony Xperia XZ Premium Vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus

Apple may be facing the most serious challenge yet from Sony, with the Xperia XZ Premium looking to outdo the iPhone 7 Plus with innovative new features.

CRN Exclusive: Tech Data CEO On Pricing, Line Card And Partner Program Changes Avnet TS Partners Should Expect

Tech Data CEO Bob Dutkowsky speaks with CRN on how the close of the $2.6 billion Avnet TS deal will impact pricing, margins, partner program setup, line card offerings, and Internet of Things capabilities for Technology Solutions partners.

RootMetrics Survey: Verizon Is Best In Mobile Network Performance, AT&T A 'Strong No. 2'

Analytics firm RootMetrics just concluded its mobile network performance survey from the second half of 2016. Here's how the four major wireless carriers fared.

CRN Exclusive: Lenovo Channel Chief Kinlaw On New Data Center Tier Structure And The PC Battle With Dell, HP Inc.

Lenovo Channel Chief Sammy Kinlaw is organizing Lenovo's Data Center Group partners into tiers for the first time with an eye toward more clearly incentivizing partners to push Lenovo data center solutions in the face of heavy competition from Dell EMC and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

8 Industrial IoT Services That Can Make Solution Providers Money Today

Industrial and manufacturing plants can benefit greatly from the Internet of Things, as can solution providers who step up and deliver the services the market needs.

Head-To-Head: LG G6 Vs. Google Pixel XL

The Pixel XL may feature the Google Assistant, but now so does the LG G6. The CRN Test Center compares the two phones on features and price.