7 Things The Judge Didn't Like About IBM's CIA Cloud Legal Battle With Amazon

As the dust settles from Amazon's eight-month legal battle with IBM over a prized CIA cloud contract, the judge in the case calls out IBM for the legal tactics it employed.

Worst To First: How Business-friendly Is Your State?

Thinking of starting up a channel company but not sure which state has the most opportunities? The best workforce? The lowest costs? We've crunched the numbers for you.

5 Fast Growth Veteran-Owned VARs

Many veterans have made a footprint in IT after they served in the military. Here are five veteran-owned companies in the channel.

Panasonic Unveils 20-inch, 4K Resolution Toughpad Tablet In Big Hollywood Splash

CRN takes you to Hollywood where Panasonic on Thursday night unveiled its Toughpad 4K UT-MB5 tablet PC, and its 20-inch screen with better-than-high-definition 4K resolution wowed the crowd.

10 iOS 7 Apps For Enterprise To Optimize Productivity

Apple brought users a more enterprise-friendly operating system. Here are 10 applications for the iPhone and iPad to optimize productivity in the enterprise.

Busted: 8 Counterfeiting Schemes That Shook The IT Market

Vendors ranging from Cisco to Symantec have felt the ill effects of the counterfeit IT market. Here are eight counterfeiting scams that are especially hard to forget.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Nov. 8, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

10 Alluring Apple Accessories For Your iPhone and iPad

The new iPhone 5, 5S, and iPad mini and Air deserve new accessories. Read on to find out 10 of the best accessories for Apple products, ranging from an iPad case to a virtual keyboard to a portable charger.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Nov. 8, CRN looks at IT companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

Cryptolocker: 5 Ways To Defend Against Ransomware Threats

Cryptolocker, a virulent form of data ransom malware, puts businesses and individuals at risk of permanently losing files by encrypting them and demanding payment to regain access. Prevention is much easier and cheaper than recovering, say malware experts. Learn how to protect your critical data.

M&A Madness: 20 Companies Looking To Make A Channel Buy

The list of high-profile buyers attending this year's Global IT M&A Forum has more than doubled to 60 vs. last year. Here are 20 companies looking to acquire or invest in the midmarket IT solution provider market.

Channel M&A Roundup: 5 Big Solution Provider Deals

It's been a busy fall season for channel mergers and acquisitions. CRN looks at five recent high-profile deals, several of which were focused on cloud services.

7 Tough Questions For Cisco, Insieme Execs After ACI Launch

Cisco and Insieme Networks executives fielded some tough questions Wednesday after their application-centric infrastructure launch. Here's what they had to say.

10 Hot Technology Startups For November

This month's crop of young companies includes startups developing advanced analytics software, storage technology for virtualized environments, mobile device service software and sales tax management applications.

Case Studies: VARs Showing VARs The Way

Solution providers show their peers how they generated revenue from disaster recovery, cloud-based infrastructure services and applications such as Azure and Office 365.

Limo Service Hack: 5 Celebrity Data Breach Victims

A data breach at an online software provider for limousine transportation reservation solutions exposed credit card numbers and other personal information of thousands of celebrities. The latest data breach underscores the significance of protecting customer data, say security experts.

Behind Gartner's Preliminary Q3 Server Numbers: HP Recovers, Dell Falls

Dell in the second quarter of 2013 came to within 2 percent of HP's server market share, but gave back much of its market share to its arch-rival in the third quarter, according to Gartner preliminary server shipment numbers.

9 Things You Might Have Missed From Oracle's Annual Shareholder Meeting

Oracle executives fielded a wide range of questions during the company's annual meeting with shareholders. Here are some points that were made in the Q&A that warrant further attention.

5 Ways Hosting Providers Can Stand Out In The Crowd

Peer1 Hosting's executive director of channel offers tips on staying competitive in a fast-paced hosting market.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: October 2013

October saw the departure of some big-name executives at leading vendors like Intel, Juniper Networks and Panasonic.

Lenovo's North American President Jay Parker Talks Channel

Parker talks testing the waters on Lenovo services, channel strategy and early success with its server business.

5 Obamacare Website Failures That Could Have Been Avoided

An update to a longstanding study of software security activities at dozens of leading organizations found similarities in their approach that can be applied to any business seeking security improvements, including those helping to fix the glitch-riddled Obamacare site.

Shipping Day: 8 IPad Air Specs And Features

Apple debuted the iPad Air over a week ago at an event in San Francisco. Now the devices are in boxes and shipping out. Here are 8 things to know about the iPad Air.

Gartner's Grownups: Check Out Your Company's Maturity Level

Gartner's ITScore ranking measures companies on how advanced they are in providing real business value. See what level you've achieved -- and how to reach the top.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Nov. 1, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.