Follow The Money: 21 Big Data Startups That Have Scored Big In Venture Funding This Year

Dot.Com Redux? There's been a free flow of millions of dollars in venture capital to "big data" startups recently. Here's 21 that have scored big since the start of the year.

Top 10 Engineering Schools With The Highest Salary Potential

Whether you're looking to change your career, expand your expertise or bolster your resume with continuing education and professional certificates, these 10 engineering schools deliver on both education and pay.

Tech 10: Hot Networking Devices For 2013

Software-defined networking, mobility and the cloud has everyone in the network space upping their game. Here are 10 products that you must check out.

Cisco To Partners: These Five Things Could (And Should) Be Changing Your Business Models

For the channel, shifts in technology are a cake walk compared to shifts in business models. According to Cisco, here are five business-model transformations sweeping the channel today that partners may not want to -- but should -- embrace.

5 Reasons DDoS Attacks Are Gaining Strength

The average attack bandwidth and duration has increased significantly in the first quarter of 2013, according to Prolexic Technologies, a maker of distributed denial of service (DDoS) protection appliances.

9 Strategy Boosters To Build A Cloud-Savvy Business

As channel partners develop and refine their strategies for a cloud-based world, success becomes increasingly dependent on a mix of issues ranging from business to technology to good old-fashioned sales gumption. Here are some tips to get you through.

5 Lessons In How Not To Handle A Security Breach

These five data security breaches illustrate the need for an effective incident response plan and a skilled crisis communications team. And how a lack of those skill sets can make things worse.

The Top 10 Enterprise Cloud Services Companies

A research firm has issued a list of top 10 revenue producing cloud companies that typically compete in a B-to-B environment. Each cloud company is using the cloud to try to enhance efficiencies for customers.

Channel Chiefs: What Keeps Them Up At Night?

Channel chiefs from some of the industry's top vendors share the nagging concerns about their channel partners and programs that keep them from getting their Zzzs.

Channel Chiefs: 12 Tips For Taking On The Cloud

Channel chiefs participating in an XChange Solution Provider roundtable offer advice for solution providers who want to move into cloud computing. Here are a dozen suggested strategies.

6 Channel Chiefs Making Their Mark

With more than 100 years of channel experience combined, these six channel chiefs are changing the game for their companies and their partners.

Five Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending April 12, CRN looks at five companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.

Five Companies That Dropped The Ball This Week

For the week ending April 12, CRN looks at five companies that were either asleep at the wheel or just didn't make good decisions.

Big Data 100: Business Analytics

Part 3 of CRN's Big Data 100 looks at the best of the best in the big data business analytics space.

Big Data 100: Infrastructure And Services

Part 2 of CRN's Big Data 100 looks at the best of the best in the big data infrastructure and services space.

Big Data 100: Data Management

Part 1 of CRN's Big Data 100 looks at the best of the best in the big data data management space.

5 Essential Steps To Effective Data Breach Notification

Having an incident response plan and ongoing training in the event of a breach is core to appropriately notifying those impacted by a data breach.

Behind The Scenes Of Dell's Decision To Go Private (Part II)

The announcement of Dell's leveraged buyout wasn't the end of the story. Here's a look at what's happened since February.

5 Security Requirements For Big Data Hadoop Implementations

Identifying and securing sensitive data in Apache Hadoop deployments is a challenge, according to security firm Dataguise.

10 Virtualization Startups Getting Attention Right Now

Virtualization startups are continuing to make noise despite many of them transforming themselves into cloud startups. Here are 10 that still call what they do 'virtualization.'

8 Start Menu Replacements For Windows 8

While Microsoft's Windows 8 Metro layout is stylish, it lacks the ease in navigation and functionality of the classic Start menu. To help with that, here are 8 Start menu replacements for Windows 8.

10 Women Leading The Cloud Revolution

CRN looks at some of the women earning accolades for playing key roles in the growth and development of the cloud computing market.

Behind The Scenes Of Dell's Decision To Go Private

From the first call to the public announcement, here's the behind-the-scenes details of Dell's strategy to go private.

Big Data In The Enterprise: 7 Shocking Truths

Putting some numbers around just how widespread -- and perhaps how legitimate -- the big data buzz really can help identify the challenges ahead.

7 Big Data Startups With An Eye On The Channel

All of these big-data-focused startups are vying for the industry's attention. And now they're vying for solution providers' attention as well.