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We love all things data storage! From new product releases, to industry news, to how-to tips and troubleshooting guides, you can find it all here! Browse the topics below and feel free to contact us with any questions about data storage.

reliant reading list tablet We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things IT from industry news to interesting trends, and now we’re bringing them right to you. This week, new and faster All-Flash storage systems from Dell EMC and economics come to play with the All-Flash Array market.

This week’s Reliant Reading List features articles from a number of sources: Storage Newsletter, Network World, and more.



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Dell EMC World 2017: 3 Key Takeaways

Industry News & Trends

Reliant at Dell EMC World 2017Yet another year of Dell EMC World has come to a close. This year over 12,000 IT professionals, partners, and product experts gathered in Las Vegas to preview upcoming products and learn what the future holds for Dell EMC. The overall theme of Dell EMC World 2017 was “Realize Your Digital Future”, but this year was particularly interesting because it was the first time all of Dell Technologies was in one place since Dell completed its acquisition of EMC in 2016. So, what were some of our biggest takeaways from Dell EMC World 2017?



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reliant reading list tablet We attended Dell EMC World 2017 and now we have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things Dell EMC World . Some of the conference’s highlights include: new Dell EMC PowerEdge servers and updates for all-flash and software-defined storage.

This week’s Reliant Reading List features articles from a number of sources: ZDNet, CRN, Next Platform, and more.



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Which third party support provider is best?In terms of the type of third party support that your business will come to depend on, picking the right vendor comes down to more than just dollars and cents. While it's true that price will always be a concern, most third party support contracts are already built in a way that allows you to save 40% to 70% off OEM alternatives. Instead, you need to dig a fair bit deeper than that to make sure you're making the right choice to meet today's challenges AND tomorrow's ever evolving requirements at the same time.



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reliant reading list tablet We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news to interesting trends, and now we’re bringing them right to you. This week, 7 often-overlooked considerations for a successful data center move and how collaboration improves IT outcomes.

This week’s Reliant Reading List features articles from a number of sources: CIO, Data Center Frontier, and more.



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What is Third Party Support Anyway?

Support & Maintenance

What is third party supportThanks to shrinking budgets, IT professionals must find creative ways to meet capacity and performance requirements within their data centers. This is one of the leading reasons third party maintenance, post-warranty support, and third party support have all become buzzwords around the IT industry. With so many variations and names for hardware support, we figured we would clear up any confusion.



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reliant reading list tablet We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news to interesting trends, and now we’re bringing them right to you. This week, 9 things your service provider wants you to know and find out why leasing data center is on the rise.

This week’s Reliant Reading List features articles from a number of sources: TechCrunch, ComputerWeekly, and more.



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Countdown to Dell EMC World 2017

Industry News & Trends

Reliant Happy Hour - Dell EMC World 2017Dell EMC World 2017 is less than a month away. The conference returns to Las Vegas for the first time since Dell’s acquisition of EMC was made official late last year. Dell EMC World will take place at The Venetian May 8-11, 2017. Every year IT professionals and leadership gather to preview the newest Dell EMC product offerings and learn about the future of Dell Technologies as a whole.



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reliant reading list tablet We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news to interesting trends, and now we’re bringing them right to you. This week, Dell EMC loses Unity battle to Nexsan and we go over some data center metrics to help you track success.



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Used IT infrastructureWelcome to Part 2 of the CIO’s guide to the used IT hardware market. In the first installment we talked about some key factors to take into account when considering certified pre-owned storage, server, and networking equipment. You can read it here if you’d like to catch up. Today, I’m going to take you through some options you have when choosing an IT solutions provider.



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