Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Hot Smartphones For Last-Minute Shoppers

You've been hearing about new smartphones coming out all year long. For those in the market, we're hoping to make your holiday shopping search easier by highlighting a handful of sweet options.

6 Major Intel Channel Executive Changes That Shocked Partners

As Intel continues to refocus its strategy around the cloud and data center, partners are getting used to executive reshuffling in the channel.

The 10 Biggest Telecom Stories Of 2017

From multi-billion mergers and acquisitions, to competition heating up in the wireless arena, to the fate of Net Neutrality hanging in the balance, 2017 was a busy year in the telecom industry. Here are ten of the biggest headline-making news stories.

FBI Cybersecurity Security Expert Abagnale On The Real Cause Of Blockbuster Security Breaches And The Breakthrough Technology That Could Eliminate Passwords

Frank Abagnale, the teenage check forger turned FBI security expert popularized in the film "Catch Me If You Can," spoke with CRN about the cause of blockbuster cybersecurity breaches, why Equifax is the worst breach he has ever seen, and the revolutionary technology that could eliminate passwords.

Cisco's Nirav Sheth On Driving Services With ConnectWise, Cultivating Born-In-The-Cloud Partners And Playing Nice With AWS

Cisco channel executive Nirav Sheth spoke with CRN about Cisco's continuing transformation into a recurring revenue-based software company and how it is playing matchmaker between born-in-the-cloud partners and traditional partners in an effort to accelerate cloud-based business.

The 10 Biggest Data Center Stories Of 2017

The data center market continued to evolve in 2017 as traditional vendors had to compete with hot startups looking to steal market share. Here are the 10 biggest data center stories of the year.

Here's Who Made Gartner's First-Ever Magic Quadrant For Cloud Access Security Brokers

Companies such as Netskope, Skyhigh Networks and Symantec have set the standard for cloud access security brokers, Gartner said, but giants like Cisco, Microsoft and Oracle are in a position to funnel resources into their recent CASB acquisitions.

The 10 Biggest Security Stories Of 2017

The security industry saw more threats and funding opportunities in 2017, with massive data breaches and ransomware attacks crippling major institutions, and vendors tapping into the deep pockets of private equity and IPOs.

Ruckus President Rabinovitsj On The Company's Channel Renaissance And How Partners Can Make Bank While Taking On Cisco Meraki

Ruckus Networks president Dan Rabinovitsj said the company is putting a tight focus on the channel's role in growing revenue in key verticals and with initiatives in the cloud.

The 10 Biggest IoT Stories Of 2017

It was a whirlwind year for IoT as companies announced new platforms and security became top of mind for customers. Here's the 10 coolest IoT stories in 2017.

The 10 Coolest Open Source Products Of 2017

Innovative open source releases this year included Kubernetes 1.8, Docker's Moby Project, and the Puppet 5 Platform.

The 10 Coolest Hyper-Converged Products Of 2017

The hyper-converged infrastructure market continues to evolve at a breakneck pace. Here are CRN's picks for the 10 coolest hyper-converged products of the year.

CRN Exclusive: D&H Co-President Schwab On SMB Cloud Adoption, Office Depot's CompuCom Buy, And The Space He'd Like To Dominate In 2018

As it enters a new year, D&H Distributing wants to double down on small businesses and capitalize on their rapidly growing cybersecurity needs.

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.