We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news highlights to interesting insights, and now we’re bringing them right to you. So, what are we reading this week?

This week’s top articles come from a variety of sources: TechCrunch, CIO, Data Center Knowledge, and more.

1. IBM Acquires Gravitant to Boost Hybrid Cloud

From DataCentres

IBM has announced that it has acquired Gravitant, a privately held company that develops cloud-based software to enable organizations to easily plan, buy and manage, or “broker,” software and computing services from multiple suppliers across hybrid clouds. With such capabilities, mixed environments of private and public clouds can begin to be...

2. Heat Map to Show Where Burning Need is for Cybersecurity Pros

From CIO

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is funding creation of a heat map visualization tool that will show where cybersecurity jobs are open across the country. The first rendition should be out late next year. The project, funded through NIST’s National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE), will provide data to help...”