The 10 Coolest Chips Of 2015

Keeping up with Moore's Law, chips got faster and smaller in 2015 as well as becoming more power-efficient. Here are the 10 coolest chips of the year.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

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

The 10 Coolest Managed Services Offerings Of 2015

This year's top offerings allow MSPs to capture revenue from Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Skype for Business, and excel at a range of offerings from modernizing applications to eliminating repetitive manual processes.

Gartner: 5 Smartphone Vendors With Blowout Global Sales In Q3

The global smartphone market grew 15.5 percent in the third quarter of 2015. Here are the five companies that led the way with the top global smartphone sales.

The 10 Coolest IoT Products Of 2015

More vendors jumped on the Internet of Things bandwagon to help users get the most from data generated from their Internet-enabled endpoints. Here are our picks for the 10 coolest IoT products of 2015.

WOTC 2015: 5 Ways To Improve Communication In The Workplace

Communication in the workplace is key, but it isn’t always as easily said as done. Take a look at five tips to improving communication from four top executives at the 2015 Women of the Channel event in New York City this week.

Wheeling And Dealing: Top 6 Telecom Moves Impacting The Channel In November

A review of telecom and service provider news and moves that impacted the channel in November 2015.

The 10 Coolest Laptops Of 2015

Thanks to the release of Intel's Skylake processors and innovative laptop designs by newcomers such as Microsoft, 2015 was a great year for laptop lovers.

The 10 Coolest Big Data Products Of 2015

Spending for big data technology continues to grow, even accelerate, and that's fueling an explosion in new products for managing and analyzing big data. Here are 10 that caught our eye this year.

The 10 Coolest Smartphones Of 2015

As 2015 comes to an end, CRN takes a look at some of the coolest and most popular smartphones released during the past year.

The 10 Coolest Servers Of 2015

The server market changed rapidly in 2015 as industry powerhouses Dell, EMC, HP and Lenovo raced to embrace new trends like hyper-converged infrastructure.

SC15: Performance Storage Solutions For Supercomputing

The Supercomputing 2015 (SC15) conference brought a wide range of storage vendors looking to introduce storage to support the increasing requirements of supercomputing and high-performance computing environments. Here’s a look at 10 vendors and their products.

The 2015 Enterprise App Awards

The winners of the 2015 Enterprise App Awards were carefully chosen by CRN editors and represent both the heavy hitters of the IT industry and the lesser known startups that are driving innovation.

The 10 Coolest Tablets Of 2015

The tablet market experienced sweeping changes in 2015 as vendors experimented with various form factors and accessories. CRN looks at some of the coolest tablets of the year.

The 10 Coolest Flash Storage And SSD Products Of 2015

All-flash storage may not yet be ubiquitous, but vendors in 2015 moved fast to open up the market with high-performance solutions priced to help push disk-based storage out of the data center.

Follow The Money: 13 Tech Venture Capital Investments In October

IT security startups continue to capture venture capital funding at a significant pace. Here are 13 companies that received major funding last month.

5 Ways Rackspace Is Transforming Its Business Through Cloud Partnerships

The cloud hosting provider is shifting focus to a cloud services model, leveraging the spirit of 'co-opetition' with other vendors.

The Best And Worst Channel Company Stocks In Q3 2015

Share price losers outnumbered gainers by almost 2 to 1 among publicly traded solution providers and distributors.

10 Hot Tech Deals For Cyber Monday 2015

CRN's guide to the best deals (and the slickest tricks to look out for) on the biggest online shopping day of the year.

CRN Exclusive: Mitel CEO Talks Possible Polycom-Mitel Merger, M&A Strategy

Mitel CEO Rich McBee discusses a merger between his unified communications company and videoconferencing company Polycom, Mitel's acquisition strategy and combining the mobility, enterprise and cloud space.

WaaS Fact, WaaS Fiction: nGenx Debunks Common Myths About Cloud Workspaces

Workspace-as-a-Service provider nGenx speaks with CRN about six common myths of the booming WaaS market.

CRN Exclusive: Whitman On Microsoft Azure Pact, The AWS Relationship, And The Investor Fallout From The Dell-EMC Deal

Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Meg Whitman spoke with CRN about the new independent company's decision to make Microsoft Azure a ‘preferred’ public cloud provider, the relationship with Amazon Web Services, investor fallout and unrest around Dell's planned $67 billion acquisition of EMC, and Aruba's gains in the networking battle with Cisco.

10 Solution Providers With The Most Cash in 2015 Q3

The 10 most cash-rich solution providers decreased their holdings by 9.7 percent, to $12.98 billion, in the most recent quarter, with one channel partner falling out of the top 10 after spending $252 million of cash on an acquisition.

10 Solution Providers With The Most Debt in 2015 Q3

The 10 most debt-laden solution providers increased their debt load by nearly 10 percent in the most recent quarter to $13.51 billion, with the debt for one channel partner ballooning by 608 percent after closing two acquisitions.

10 Tech Turkeys For 2015

In the spirit of calling tech companies to the Thanksgiving dinner table (for comeuppance, not to dine), CRN presents 10 examples of tech industry turkeys for 2015.