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5 Companies That Had A Rough Week

For the week ending Aug. 1, CRN looks at IT companies that were unfortunate, unsuccessful or just didn't make good decisions.

Sign Me Up: 8 Red-Hot Identity-As-A-Service Vendors

These cloud-based identity brokers are bridging traditional on-premise directory services with single sign-on, provisioning and federated identity capabilities to cloud and mobile apps.

Follow The Money: 10 VC Investments To Watch In July

There was no shortage of capital in July as venture capital firms continued to invest in a wide range of technology companies. Here's a list of companies that brought in investments in the last month.

MobileIron Q2 Comes In Better Than Expected

MobileIron had its second quarter earnings call yesterday, and as a leader in the fast growing EMM space, the company saw positive growth and revenue as it continues to progress in the space.

Emerging Vendors 2014: Big Data Vendors (Part 2)

Many of the young companies on this year's CRN Emerging Vendors list are clustered in the big data and business intelligence arena, pushing the technology envelope in business analytics and data management.

5 Ways To Use Wearable Devices In Education

As wearable technology gains more traction in our everyday lives, a presentation at Campus Technology 2014 in Boston outlines how that growth is extending into the education market. Take a look at 5 ways wearables can fit into the classroom.

IDC: Top 5 Tablet Vendors In Q2

Despite the tablet market declining for the second consecutive quarter, it actually grew from 2013, according to IDC. Here are the top five tablet vendors of Q2.

IBM Acquires CrossIdeas For Identity Analytics, Access Governance

IBM's acquisition of Italian identity analytics and access governance vendor CrossIdeas gives the company a cloud-based audit and access intelligence platform to control and enforce access rights and role management processes for compliance and fraud detection.