CRN Channel News

News, Analysis, and Perspective for VARs and Technology Integrators
  1. Sophos Launches New XG Firewall Version, Adds New Application Visibility And Deployment Options

    The Sophos XG Firewall Version 17 looks to fill the gaps in areas where firewalls have traditionally have lacked visibility or capability, according to Sophos SVP Dan Schiappa.
  2. Head-To-Head: Microsoft Surface Book 2 Vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

    The CRN Test Center compares the latest generations of two powerful laptops from Microsoft and Lenovo. Here's how the Microsoft Surface Book 2 stacks up with the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon.
  3. Pivotal's Channel Program Has Evolved To Foster A Deep Bench Of Highly Skilled Partners

    A year-and-a-half after launching a formal program, the PaaS developer has tweaked its go-to-market model to meet the demands of a unique business through an advanced partner training curriculum.
  4. New Logicalis CSO Houghton To Focus On Vertically-Tailored Solutions, Regional Support

    Channel veteran Mike Houghton joins Logicalis after spending seven years at distributor Avnet and another nine months at Tech Data, where the solution provider was one of his customers.
  5. 5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

    For the week ending Oct. 20, CRN takes a look at the companies that brought their 'A' game to the channel.