All CRN Blogs

  • Microsoft, We're All Waiting...
    It is truly amazing how much influence Microsoft has on the industry as a whole. The company is so influential that it's able to predict the rate at which a technology is adopted--and it all stems from the life cycles of its software and product releases.
  • What Are You Worth?
    CRN's annual Compensation Survey (coming up in late June) will help you reassess your career worth But while you're waiting, you can check out this index to see how you're faring.
  • Has Google Got Game (Enough)?
    Google's adding portal, business search, and other goodies to its portfolio. But can diversification stem Microsoft search momentum?
  • Password Follies
    Putting security costs into perspective, when weighed against the breach of the blabbermouth employee.
  • What we have here is a failure to communicate

    Get a Handle On Corporatespeak
    Novell CEO Jack Messman openly derides the names of some very innovative products that his company has brought to market. The reason? Nobody can understand what they do, he says.
  • Mercury Rising
    EAI vendors have begun to embark on creating EAI platforms that could better integrate people into complex business processes.
  • Mobile Madness
    Is it just me, or is the buzz around viruses that could infiltrate mobile phones or other embedded systems growing louder?
  • Way ahead of where it began, there's still room for improvement

    In Search Of The Perfect Notebook
    His name doesn't come up as much as it did when he was CEO of Netscape, but Jim Barksdale deserves to be credited, if nothing else, for his unforgettable wit.
  • Where'd Google Go?
    Google was gone yesterday. The search site--and ancillary services--went down for a time on Saturday. The company blamed a DNS glitch.