The 10 Coolest Big Data Products Of 2017

Big data remains one of the most dynamic technology areas of the IT industry with demand for big data software and services expected to exceed $200 billion by 2020. Here are a few new products that caught our attention in 2017.

The 10 Coolest Tablets Of 2017

Leading vendors with new tablets on the market this year include Apple, Microsoft, Samsung and Lenovo.

CRN Exclusive: Michael Dell On Completing The EMC Integration, M&A Strategy, VMware NSX Synergies, And 'Refocusing' On Storage In 2018

'When you compare us to the other large companies in our sector, what you find is we are larger, more profitable and growing faster. It's a good combination,' says the Dell Technologies CEO.

The 10 Coolest Apps Of 2017

Apps for task management, augmented reality, and document scanning are among the most notable releases of the year.

The 10 Coolest Flash Storage And SSD Products Of 2017

CRN looks at 10 of the all-flash storage arrays, SSDs, and related hardware introduced in 2017 that show how innovation in flash storage has gone beyond speeds and feeds.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Hot Tablets For The Techie On Your List

The big names in the tablet world have pulled out all the stops once again this holiday season. CRN highlights a handful that could make the perfect gift for your loved one.

Head-To-Head: Lenovo Yoga 920 Vs. Microsoft Surface Pro

The CRN Test Center compares the newest flagship in Lenovo's Yoga line to the latest edition in the Surface Pro series.

5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Dec. 8, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

The 10 Coolest Software-Defined Networking Technologies Of 2017

Here are the 10 hottest and most-sought-after software-defined networking technologies in 2017.

5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

For the week ending Dec. 8, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.

CRN Exclusive: New Pure Storage CEO On Potential Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Plans, Competing With NetApp, And Choosing A Snappy Nickname

Pure Storage, a vendor 100 percent focused on all-flash storage, is on the verge of profitability, and new CEO Charlie Giancarlo tells CRN that future opportunities include hyper-converged infrastructure, running compute on storage arrays, and the cloud.

ConnectWise IT Nation: 33 Products Bringing New Capabilities To MSPs

ConnectWise's recent IT Nation conference brought a wide range of vendors together in one room with a single purpose: help MSPs and solution providers better serve customers and make money doing so.

The 10 Coolest IoT Products Of 2017

From Apple's HomePod to Intel's Compute Card, here are 10 IoT products that changed the game in 2017.

The 10 Coolest Enterprise Cloud Storage Offerings In 2017

CRN looks at the 10 coolest cloud-based storage technologies introduced in 2017 from startups and legacy vendors alike.

30 Notable IT Executive Moves: November 2017

The channel saw a changing of the guard at several vendors last month, most notably HPE announcing President Antonio Neri as CEO Meg Whitman's successor come February.

7 Things You Need To Know About VeloCloud's Outcome-Driven Networking Push

VeloCloud's updated offerings allow customers to type in or click on their desired outcomes, which will be automatically applied throughout the entire network while also allowing for unique configurations.

The 10 Coolest Processors Of 2017

Chip manufacturers Intel, AMD and Nvidia came out with powerful and efficient processors for the enthusiast, data center and IoT markets. Here are 10 of the coolest processors in 2017.

Greta Van Susteren On Social Media, Sexual Harassment, And Helping Women Reach Their Full Potential

Former news anchor and commentator Greta Van Susteren shared her take on the biggest issues making headlines today, and stressed the importance of helping other women succeed in a keynote speech at The Channel Company's Women Of The Channel event in New York City.

HPE's Worldwide Server Market Leadership Slips As Dell, IBM Gain Share

Dell Technologies and IBM had stellar third-quarter 2017 server sales, according to the latest figures from research firm IDC.

The 10 Coolest Network Security Products Of 2017

The 10 products making noise in the network security market have emphasized unification with the endpoint portfolio, addressing public and private cloud needs, and streamlining deployment and management.

CRN's 2017 Products Of The Year

For this year's Products Of The Year, CRN editors selected five product finalists among 20 top technology categories for the IT channel. After a survey that netted more than 4,000 responses, here are the hot products that stood out from the rest in 2017.

5 Things To Know About The First ARM-Powered Windows 10 Devices

HP and Asus are the first two vendors to announce laptops and tablets featuring Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 processor.

Women Of The Channel: 5 Reasons Why You Need To Create Your Personal Brand -- And Live It Every Day

'Without goals, you won't know what you'll represent. And if you don't actively take charge of your brand, someone will do that for you,' Annie Scranton, founder and president of Pace Public Relations, tells Women of the Channel East attendees.

Women Of The Channel: How To Beat The 'Imposter Syndrome' And Give Success Your Own Definition

A panel of executives from a variety of industries took center stage at Women Of The Channel East to discuss why some accomplished people feel like they are 'frauds' -- and how to combat the feeling and find success.

IDC: Strong 3Q Storage Sales Driven By ODM, Hyperscalers As Branded Vendors Struggle To Recover Market Share

Storage system sales made solid gains in the third quarter of 2017, and the branded storage vendors are struggling to recover at least part of the market share they have given up to the hyperscalers.