The Channel Awards 2017 are now open for entry, and with new and revised categories there really is something for everyone this year
Below are some tongue-in-cheek answers to questions we get asked year-in, year-out. Hopefully the answers will help the undecided make up their minds.
See below for a full list of terms and conditions. Please do read them before entering - they are there to help.
A full rundown of all the vendor categories and their respective criteria. Please note again that these are UK-specific awards
A full rundown of the criteria for this year's reseller categories - best of luck with your entries!
To avoid confusion - the general category is now stand-alone. This is aimed at firms that offer a service TO the channel. Please note, this is aimed at independent firms rather than IT vendors
A full rundown of the criteria for this year's Distribution categories - please note the newly added 'Distributor of the Year - sub £100m' category.
The 23rd annual Channel Awards was yet another hard-fought battle but the industry seemed in good spirits as it celebrated a year of success
Look back on last night's awards... and the after party
Below is a list of our winners and judges commended. Congratulations to them all.
See below for the full Channel Awards 2016 shortlist.
With continuing gloom and doom over Brexit, now more than ever we need to focus on all the good that this industry achieves
We have five new categories this year and they should be more compelling and easier to enter than ever before
The 22nd Channel Awards involved a hard-fought competition for the top spot in every category but the focus was firmly on fun as well as victory
Look back at the best moments from last night's awards
Even though this was my 16th channel awards, last night was in my top three!
Find out who scooped our awards at the channel Oscars last night
Follow live updates from tonight's attendees
This year's competition was extremely tough so it is a real achievement making the cut - congratulations!
There are just hours to go before we stop accepting entries for this year's awards
With the Channel Awards deadline on FRIDAY, it is more important than ever to shout about your success
Sara Yirrell, editorial director of CRN and head judge for the Channel Awards, explains why we have shaken up the awards, reworked or scrapped categories and are laying down the challenge to you, our audience
Save the date for the channel's biggest party - 19 November 2015
Can you spot yourself in the mix?