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

1.Who Will Rule the Storage World?

"So many things change, so many things stay the same. Some vendors come, others go. New exciting technologies are continually emerging. Yet Lazarus Vekiarides, CTO for ClearSky Data, feels that little has changed in storage over the past decade or two..."

From Enterprise Storage Forum

2.When Does Your Data Center Need NVMe?

"NVMe is a new protocol that most data centers will use within the next several years in addition to SCSI. The path to NVMe will not require an infrastructure overhaul. Instead it will be a gradual..."

From StorageSwiss

3.8 Things Partners Need To Know About Broadcom's Stalled Acquisition Of Brocade

"Broadcom's $5.9 billion blockbuster acquisition of Brocade Communications has hit a major hurdle that potentially could delay the purchase for..."

From CRN

4.Improving Data Center Performance and Efficiency on a Budget

This is an exciting time for IT and data centers. Technology is constantly evolving, driving better data delivery, more visibility and control, and improved

From Data Center Frontier

5.Merger of Brocade With Broadcom Delayed

Brocade Communications Systems Inc. said late Tuesday the closing of its deal with Broadcom Ltd. has been delayed to give a U.S. government inter-agency committee more time to go over the proposed deal. Broadcom...

From StorageNewsletter

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