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, the importance of choosing the right storage solution in creating an exceptional digital experience and Tape continues to shine at IBM.

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

1.What to Do with Legacy Assets in a Flash Storage World

“Legacy” is an interesting word. Aided by Gartner, Microsoft managed to convince the world in the mid-nineties that anything that wasn’t a...

From Enterprise Storage Forum

2.Data Center Strategy: Tips for Better Capacity Planning

The world is littered with thousands of examples of the problems associated with data center strategy mistakes around capacity and performance. For example, Lady Gaga fans brought down the...

From Data Center Knowledge

3.Tape Continues to Shine at IBM: Calline Sanchez

Regular readers of this blog know our view of tape — namely that it has a long runway ahead because of its capacity, durability and cost metrics. Anyone who says otherwise is...

From DrunkenData

4.Why Data Centers Still Dominate Tech Deployments

Despite the growing presence of the cloud, the majority of IT assets are still deployed at enterprise-owned data centers, according to the Uptime Institute's seventh annual "Data Center Industry Survey." The findings reveal that flaws within the cloud provider...

From CIOInsight

5.The importance of choosing the right storage solution in creating an exceptional digital experience

Watching video online is no longer the future – it’s here today. Viewing habits have shifted, with millennials in particular having dramatically changed from their parent’s generation. Younger viewers...

From ITProPortal