5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending July 28, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

33 Hot New Security Products Announced At Black Hat 2017

Security vendors at Black Hat 2017 launched a variety of solutions, including enhancements to old products and the launching of new security platforms to address gaps in the market.

The 15 Blockbuster IT Executive Moves of 2017 (So Far)

Eight major vendors lost at least one key IT executive in the first half of 2017, while five other vendors tapped someone from outside for an executive role and two leaders got big promotions or reassignments. Here's a summary of all the key moves.

5 Questions Partners Want Answered On Intel's Q2 Earnings Call

From the future of its IoT business to increased competition in the high-end client compute market, here's what partners would like Intel CEO Brian Krzanich to speak to on the earnings call.

4 Keys To Partner Success In Dell EMC's New Digital Marketing Platform

Online resources for content syndication, social media and other marketing campaign tactics are available to partners for free as part of the company's partner portal.

Black Hat 2017: 9 IoT Security Threats To Watch

As the number of IoT devices grow, so does the number of threats. Here are nine threats to watch around the Internet of Things from Black Hat 2017.

The 17 Biggest News Stories Of 2017 (So Far)

From bankruptcies to billion-dollar acquisitions, from massive security attacks to disruptive cloud outages -- and a controversy or two -- CRN takes a look at the news stories that captured our attention in the first half of the year.

Big Switch Networks CEO Sees Open Networking Momentum And Dell EMC Partnership Possibilities

With a new $30 million funding round in the bank, Big Switch Networks CEO Douglas Murray reveals why his business has doubled over the past 12 months.

CRN Exclusive: Cradlepoint CEO On Meraki Being Cisco's Biggest Competitor, SD-Perimeter Technology And An $89M Channel Investment

Cradlepoint CEO George Mulhern tells CRN that his company is going in and winning deals over major networking vendors and software-defined WAN players.

2017 Solution Provider 500: The Largest Solution Providers In Canada

Here we present a look at the largest solution providers in Canada and where they fall on the 2017 Solution Provider 500 list.

Black Hat 2017: 10 Security Threats To Watch Out For

Black Hat brings together some of the best security researchers in the industry every year to present new threat research and vulnerability findings. Here are 10 of the biggest threats to watch.

Zscaler CEO: How Cloud Security Is Changing The Partner Model

In an interview with CRN, Zscaler CEO Jay Chaudhry discusses how he sees the massive spike in demand for cloud and security changing the partner and vendor model – and who will ultimately succeed.

The 10 Coolest Enterprise Cloud Storage Offerings In 2017 (So Far)

CRN looks at 10 of the enterprise-focused, cloud-based storage, data protection and archiving technologies introduced so far in 2017.

The 10 Coolest Apps Of 2017 (So Far)

Apps for easier website building and workplace collaboration and were among the notable releases during the first half of the year.

6 Ways Nitel Says It's Paving The Way For Partner Growth

Jason Dishon, Nitel's executive vice president of sales and marketing, shares how he and his team are building out the telecom service provider's channel strategy with a focus on training and recruiting new partners.

Conversation Starters: 5 Keys To Lenovo's AI Future

Lenovo is investing heavily in artificial intelligence, including spending on personnel and establishing an Artificial Intelligence Lab staffed by more than 100 researchers around the world.

The 10 Coolest Flash Storage And SSD Products Of 2017 (So Far)

CRN looks at 10 of the all-flash storage arrays, SSDs and software introduced so far in 2017, with an emphasis on how pervasive the technology has become.

Mphasis President Venugopal On Beating BPO Competitors, The Impact Of Automation And 'Significant' Cloud, Cognitive Plans

President of Direct-Core Business and Digital Dinesh Venugopal said Mphasis is charging full-speed ahead since Blackstone Group acquired HPE's majority stake in the $1 billion solution provider 10 months ago.

The 10 Coolest Network Security Products Of 2017 (So Far)

Security vendors are continuing to step up their game when it comes to network security technologies as customers face an ever-rising tide of threats. Take a look at 10 offerings that have stood out from the year so far.

The 10 Best -- And Scariest -- Hacks From 20 Years Of Black Hat Conferences

Black Hat is one of the biggest stages for security researchers to demonstrate the latest and greatest hacks on devices, systems and critical infrastructure. In honor of the 20th anniversary of the conference, take a look at some of our favorites.

The 10 Coolest Processors Of 2017 (So Far)

The first half of the year saw major new releases that offer increased CPU and GPU performance, in personal computing, mobile and the Internet of Things.

Emerging Vendors 2017: Security Startups You Need To Know

As part of CRN's Emerging Vendors for 2017, here are 45 hot security startups, founded in 2011 or later, that solution providers should be aware of.

Head-To-Head: HP Spectre x360 Vs. Apple MacBook Pro

The CRN Test Center compares two sleek and powerful laptops from HP and Apple. Here's how the HP Spectre x360 stacks up with Apple's new MacBook Pro.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending July 21, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

VMware Executives Talk Joint Certifications With AWS, Getting Cozy With Microsoft, And The Next Phase For AirWatch

VMware's Frank Rauch and AirWatch's Paul Ford discuss how the company's adversarial relationships with AWS and Microsoft are coming to an end.