Faces Of The 2016 Next-Gen 250

Here we present 25 companies on CRN's 2016 Next-Gen 250 list, a spotlight shined on 250 solution providers born since 2000.

Across The Telecom Spectrum: 6 Moves That Made Waves In The Channel In October

Here are six newsworthy things that happened in the telecom industry last month that solution providers should know.

Creative Thinking? 5 Laptop Alternatives To Apple's MacBook Pro 2016

The CRN Test Center has looked at five new laptops that could be a better value for creative professionals than the new MacBook Pro.

The Best And Worst Technology Company Stocks In The Third Quarter Of 2016

IT companies with stock price increases in the third quarter far outnumber those with stock price declines. Take a look at who was up and who was down.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: October 2016

IT vendors and solution providers made some significant executive moves in October, especially in their CFO and CMO offices. Here's a look at who landed new roles in the channel last month.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Nov. 4, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Nov. 4, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

Q&A: Future McAfee CEO Chris Young On New Products, Spinout From Intel And Cybersecurity In The Election

At Focus 16, Intel Security's Chris Young -- soon to be McAfee CEO -- talks with CRN about transforming the company's strategy and road map to drive better security outcomes.

Which Of One These Security Companies Will Cisco Buy Next?

Cisco buys what it knows and we've identified 10 security companies that Cisco has backed financially and could potentially acquire.

Here's Who Made Gartner's 2016 Magic Quadrant For Distributed File Systems And Object Storage

Gartner has established a new Magic Quadrant for distributed file systems and object storage due to the rapid growth of unstructured data. Here are the vendors that are leading the way.

17 Things CEO Chuck Robbins Said About Cloud, Cisco's Future Technology Bets And The Channel's Monster Infrastructure Modernization Opportunity

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins spoke to 2,200 solution providers about the key trends he sees driving Cisco's future sales and where channel partners should be placing their bets.

5 Top IoT Gateways Solution Providers Should Check Out

Behind the analytics tools, software and data in Internet of Things offerings lies a gateway. Here are five key gateways solution providers should know.

How We Got Here: CenturyLink's Blockbuster Bid For Level 3 Has Enterprise, Cloud Focus

CenturyLink's proposed $34 billion buy of Level 3 is the latest in an acquisition binge, and Level 3 has made its share of big buys as well. Here's a rundown.

10 Things You Need To Know About Microsoft Teams

Microsoft's new addition to Office 365 for team collaboration is stirring up several comparisons to Slack. Here are the key things you need to know about Microsoft Teams.

5 New Cisco Collaboration Plays Aimed At Driving Sales, Recurring Revenue For Partners

Here are the five new unified communications and collaboration offerings Cisco unleashed at Cisco Partner Summit in San Francisco this week.

CRN Exclusive: HP CEO Weisler On The HP Split Anniversary, The Acquisition of Samsung's Printer Business And 2017 Outlook

HP Inc. CEO Dion Weisler spoke with CRN about his company's one-year anniversary split from Hewlett Packard Enterprise and what he's looking forward to in 2017.

6 Hot New Intel Security Products From Focus 16 Event

Intel Security rolls out six new security offerings and partnerships at Focus 16 in Las Vegas, saying it is laying the groundwork for its road map going forward as an independent company.

Cisco Data Center VP Talks Cloud Infrastructure Strategy, 'Taking Share' From Dell, HPE

Satinder Sethi discusses the networking giant's cloud future, the increasing role of larger service providers, and growing 'at the expense' of Dell and HPE.

5 New Offerings From Cisco Partner Summit That Solution Providers Should Have On Their Radar

At Cisco Partner Summit 2016 in San Francisco Tuesday, the company rolled out a number of offerings around storage, security and services. Here are five key introductions.

8 Things To Know About CenturyLink's Blockbuster Acquisition Of Level 3

CenturyLink Monday said it plans to buy Level 3 Communications in a deal worth about $34 billion. Here's a look at the new company's channel strategy, management ranks and more.

CRN Exclusive: New SonicWall CEO On The Dell Spinout Deal, New Tech Investments And Driving A Pure Channel Sales Model

As it closes its spinout from Dell, SonicWall named security industry veteran Bill Conner as CEO. Take a look at his plans for technology investments, the channel, and more.

Avaya's Channel Chief Talks New Partner Program And Need To Shed Thousands Of Dormant Partners

Avaya's Channel Chief Steve Biondi talks to CRN about the launch of its new Avaya Edge partner program, becoming a software company and shedding dormant partners.

Cisco's AWS Retreat: The Long Road From Public Cloud Disrupter To Multi And Hybrid Cloud Leader

With Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins rallying partners this week to take the cloud high road by focusing on multi and hybrid cloud, CRN takes a look at how the networking market leader's cloud strategy has changed over the last three years.

Cisco Partner Summit Preview: 6 Things Partners Should Expect

With Cisco Partner Summit 2016 (part two) right around the corner, CRN takes a look at what channel partners should expect in San Francisco.

Head-To-Head: Apple MacBook Pro 2016 Vs. Microsoft Surface Book i7

Two tech titans both unveiled premium laptops last week. The CRN Test Center goes under the hood to compare Apple's MacBook Pro 2016 with Microsoft's Surface Book i7.