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: TProPortal, The Register, StorageSwiss.com, and more.

1. All IT Pros Want for Christmas is Storage

From ITPro Portal

A survey commissioned by X-IO Technologies reveals that almost half of IT professionals (48 per cent) do not believe their current storage array would work with the next generation of storage media...

2. What is Object Storage and What Can You Use it For?

From StorageSwiss.com

For an increasing number of organizations, the traditional file server may have outlived its usefulness. File servers were designed in an era where most employees were in a single location; road warriors were a rare breed and the only files being created were user generated office productivity files. Now many organizations...”