10 Biggest Announcements Partners Expect From Apple's Oct. 16 Event

Following the tremendous success of the iPhone 6 launch, Apple has invited select members of the media to another event on Oct. 16. Here's what partners expect.

Silicon Splits: Symantec, HP And Five Other Big Tech Breakups

There have been more breakups recently in the tech world than in Hollywood. Here's a roundup of seven recent splits that rocked the IT world.

Head-To-Head: Windows 10 vs. Mac OS X

The CRN Test Center noticed Microsoft's Windows 10 has many similarities to Apple's Mac OS X. Here's a look at 10 major points of comparison between the two operating systems.

Deal Breakdown: What To Know About Yahoo's M&A Strategy

CRN takes a closer look at Yahoo's buying strategy under CEO Marissa Mayer as speculation and chatter increase over a potential Snapchat deal.

The Best And Worst States For Quality Of Life/Personal Cost Of Living

If you're hunting for a new state in which to start a solution provider business, there's a lot to consider. Here are the states to put at the top of your list -- and the ones to avoid -- when considering the personal costs and quality of life offered.

Q&A: Synnex CEO Talks Cloud, Lenovo x86 Acquisition, K-12 Market And More

Synnex CEO Kevin Murai talked about the company's recent earnings, lingering business from the Windows XP support expiration and partnerships with Google and Microsoft in the K-12 vertical.

10 Cool Hybrid On-Prem/Cloud Data Protection Solutions For SMBs

Integrated hybrid data protection solutions, which include an on-premise backup and recovery appliance connected to a cloud storage platform, offer a way for traditional solution providers and managed services providers to keep SMBs safe from disasters.

10 Cloud Apps For Boosting Productivity

Who uses just one cloud app at a time? These 10 apps will help squeeze more value from the cloud-based apps you already use.

10 Cool Cases For The iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus

Many owners of the recently released iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus want to make sure their investment is well protected. Here are 10 cool cases for the two Apple smartphones.

CRN Exclusive: Whitman, HP Execs Field Tough Questions From Partners On Split

HP CEO Meg Whitman and her top executive team Tuesday fielded tough questions from partners on the impact of HP's split into two publicly traded Fortune 50 companies. Here are the partner questions that Whitman and her team answered on the impact of the split.

Head-To-Head: iPhone 6 Vs. iPhone 6 Plus

When choosing between the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, it is important to know all the major differences, and it's not just the size of the screens. Here are the six biggest differences between the two.

Wheeling And Dealing: 12 Scenes From The Oracle OpenWorld Sales Extravaganza

CRN was live at Oracle OpenWorld 2014 and captured 12 scenes that illustrate the intense background hum of tech deals being struck at the event.

Q&A: Ingram Micro President Paul Bay On Cloud, Consolidation And More

In an interview with CRN at the ONE Ingram Micro event in Las Vegas, Ingram Micro North American President Paul Bay gives his thoughts on the distributor's cloud strategy, consolidation and more.

10 'Beautiful' Celebs Whose Google Searches Can Turn Ugly

Searching for these top male and female celebrities on Google, Yahoo and other search engines can result in some not so pretty and dangerous results.

Fast Growth 2014: Top Female Executives

Some solution providers on CRN's 2014 Fast Growth 150 stand out not just because they are growing rapidly, but also because they are led by women executives in an industry where men still hold most of the top jobs.

CRN Exclusive Q&A: HP CEO Meg Whitman On The Split's Impact On PartnerOne

HP CEO Meg Whitman spoke with CRN Monday about what economic impact a split of the company would have on partner incentives and HP's lucrative PartnerOne program. Here are her responses to questions on the split.

2014 Cloud Partner Program Guide (Part Two)

Here we present part two of the 2014 Cloud Partner Program Guide, CRN's first-ever spotlight on those companies that have put significant resources into cloud partner programs and are backing up their channel.

2014 Cloud Partner Program Guide (Part One)

Here we present part one of the 2014 Cloud Partner Program Guide, CRN's first-ever spotlight on those companies that have put signi­ficant resources into cloud partner programs and are backing up their channel.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

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

Head-To-Head: Windows 10 Vs. Windows 8

Microsoft went directly to 'Windows 10' because users had already said 'nein' to Windows 8. Here's how the newest version stacks up to the previous one.

Channel Chiefs Talk Compensation Models, New Partner Types

A recent CRN Roundtable with the channel chiefs at Cisco, Dell, HP, IBM and Rackspace generated discussions around everything from revamped compensation models for solution providers and sales reps to VARs trying to find a new niche.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

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

Gartner: 5 Of The Biggest Big Data Myths Debunked

The trend of big data is leading to many misconceptions, according to Gartner. Here are five of the largest.

10 Ways Cloud Services Improve Security, Reduce Complexity

Small and midsize businesses can offload the management and security of complex systems that are often exploited by attackers to gain access to critical corporate data, according to a security industry veteran. Here are 10 ways cloud adoption can bolster security.

The 10 Best States To Do Business In

CRN continues its groundbreaking "Best States" research project for the second year and identifies the top business-friendly states for solution providers looking to start a new venture.