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

1.Q1 Server Market: Dell EMC Gains Ground On No. 1 HPE

Dell EMC was the only major vendor to notch server revenue and shipment growth in the first quarter as a market waiting for the next major processor and moving...

From CRN

2.Users get Sneak Peek at Pure, Cisco NVMe Storage Fabric

Pure Storage and Cisco Systems this week demonstrated an all-flash Nonvolatile Memory Express over Fabrics device the vendors are building together...

From Tech Target

3.Enterprise Flash Storage Market Report reads like It's a Vendors Graveyard

Registrar Daily's Global Enterprise Flash Storage Market 2017 report looks at 15 vendors – of which five no longer exist and two are small-to-insignificant – and totally neglects to mention others.

From The Register

4.Deciding Between Third-Party and OEM Network Maintenance

The chief information officer (CIO) is a relatively new addition to executive teams in the last 20 years. Though it was uncommon to hear the term in the late 1980s, running an enterprise-level operation without a strong knowledge of technology and a strategy for how to...

From Data Center Journal

5.NetApp Unveils Hyperconverged Enterprise-Scale Solution

The announcements expand the company's Data Fabric solutions and services portfolio to include an enterprise-scale hyper converged solution (HCI), new consumption purchase models, improved all-flash ...

From Storage Newsletter

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