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, how to backup big NAS and simple ways to get buy-in for automation.

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

1.Organisations Doing Password Security in a Risky Way

"Organisations understand the dangers of passwords to their security posture, but it seems they are taking the wrong approach to solving the problem. This is according to a..."

From ITProPortal

2.Overview: High-Density Cooling for Data Centers

"New technologies in the data center, such as rise of artificial intelligence and the GPU computing hardware that often supports it, are boosting the development of new strategies and designs..."

From Data Center Frontier

3.How to Backup Big NAS – Igneous Briefing Note

"One of the top use cases for a network attached storage system (NAS) is to be the catchall for unstructured data to make it easy to distribute data to compute in a shared infrastructure for use by many applications. The data on..."

From StorageSwiss

4.5 Simple Ways to Get Your Team On Board with Automation

"You’ve assembled a team of creative thinkers and problem-solvers — but you have them spending hours each week manually compiling reports and processing routine approvals..."

From CIO

5.How Data Center Colocation Benefits Businesses

"In-house data centers can be expensive, especially since the shift from individual servers to networked systems. It’s like owning your own home, where you’re responsible for all of the costs, maintenance/repairs and security. For these reasons, many companies are making the switch to colocation..."

From Data Center Journal

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