Networking

CRN Interview: Panasonic UC Exec On Social Media Marketing Push, Fighting Off Cisco And Avaya, And The Future Of Communications Solutions

Getting Social With Partners Panasonic’s unified communications business focuses squarely on the small- and midsize-business market, a space that has seen enterprise players including Cisco Systems and Avaya making inroads. Panasonic isn’t worried, though. “Although they can come down into the SMB space, they start to get very expensive,” said […]

Networking

The 2017 Tech Innovator Awards: Networking Honorees

Networking Innovators CRN’s 2017 Tech Innovator Awards honors the vendors drawing the roadmap for the future of IT and providing cutting-edge solution providers with the tools to navigate it. With countless vendor options on the market, identifying future-ready IT solutions for customers is no easy task. The annual Tech Innovator […]

Networking

Broadcom Closes Brocade Acquisition After A Year Of Delays; Arris Ready For Ruckus

It’s been more than a year since Broadcom revealed its plan to acquire Brocade Communications, and the semiconductor vendor finally completed the $5.9 billion acquisition Friday.   “We are pleased to complete this transaction, which strengthens Broadcom’s position as a leading provider of enterprise storage and networking solutions and enables us to better serve our OEM […]