11 M&A Deals Reshaping The Channel: February 2017

Accenture, Capgemini and Ciber were especially active on the mergers and acquisitions front last month. Here are the 11 moves that made waves in the channel.

CRN Exclusive: Aruba Networks Leader On Winning Against Cisco, Meg Whitman's Impact On Aruba And Faulty Clock Component Issue

Aruba Networks leader and founder Keerti Melkote sat down with CRN at Aruba Atmosphere 2017 conference to discuss a variety of topics from Cisco and Meg Whitman to channel partners and technology roadmaps.

TBI Channel Exec On Growth Goals, Recruiting New Partners, And The Critical Role Of The Telecom Agent

Vanessa Byrd joined master agent TBI as a national channel manager in February, and she shares with CRN her plans to boost TBI's Mid-Atlantic presence and to recruit more agent, VAR and MSP partners.

8 Key Points From Gartner's Q4 Server Market Report

Dell EMC reclaimed the lead over perennial server market powerhouse Hewlett Packard Enterprise in worldwide shipments as 2016 drew to a close.

25 Sizzling Products To Check Out Right Now

Did you miss XChange Solution Provider 2017? CRN combed the show floor for the coolest products on display -- here are 25 standouts.

CRN Exclusive: HPE's Antonio Neri Discusses Nimble Storage Acquisition And Nimble's Lenovo And Cisco Relationships

While HPE will use Nimble Storage to fill out its storage portfolio, it's crown jewel is its InfoSight predictive analytics capabilities that HPE can use across its entire storage line, Neri told CRN.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: February 2017

Take a look at which top IT executive hires and departures made the CRN list for February of 2017.

Real-World Lessons From Solution Providers: 8 Things You Need To Know For Effective Crisis Management

When tragedy or business crisis hits, what do you do? Two top solution providers share their experiences and how their businesses survived in a session at XChange Solution Provider 2017.

10 Hottest Internet Of Things Products Unleashed In February

Semiconductor manufacturers were at the forefront of the IoT market in February, launching new Wi-Fi chips and 5G modems. Here are 10 of the hottest new products shaking up the IoT space.

Google Channel Chief Yansouni On Emerging Partner Program And Challenging Microsoft, AWS For Cloud Dominance

Ahead of Google's big NEXT Cloud Conference, new channel chief Bertrand Yansouni talks with CRN about how he is leveraging Google's expanding partner ecosystem to challenge Microsoft and AWS.

2017 Security 100: 15 Coolest Identity Management And Data Protection Vendors

Part five of CRN's 2017 Security 100 list looks at identity and access management and data protection vendors looking to help companies get peace of mind that their more important data and applications are safe in the event of an attack.

9 Things Partners Need To Know About HPE's $1B Acquisition Of Nimble Storage

CRN analyzes HPE's planned $1 billion acquisition of Nimble Storage, which will bring HPE a couple of unique technologies, some overlapping storage arrays, and strategic relationships with competitors that HPE will likely want to exit.

2017 Security 100: 20 Coolest Web, Email And Application Security Vendors

Part four of CRN's 2017 Security 100 list looks at companies looking to companies looking to change the game around web, email and application security.

Tech 10: Crossing The Chasm From Consumer Storage To Business

CRN looks at 10 products that combine the ease of use expected in consumer storage devices with the robust reliability and functionality demanded of business-class storage devices.

10 Hot Startups That Raised VC Funding In February

Cloud, cybersecurity and networking companies were among those that hauled in venture capital rounds in February.

2017 Security 100: 20 Coolest SIEM And Threat Detection Vendors

Part three of CRN's 2017 Security 100 list looks at SIEM and security analytics vendors that help companies prioritize alerts and automate security tasks.

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?