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, tips for solid state and cloud storage and some of the biggest challenges IT faces today.

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

1.Eight Tips to Protecting Your Organization's Sensitive Data From Theft

"For some users protecting your systems against a potential security threats from two processor design vulnerabilities will be straightforward, but for others more complicated..."

From eWeek

2.Top Five Solid-State, Cloud Storage tips of 2017

"As the storage market continues to grow and change, IT administrators must keep their knowledge and skills sharp. But it's not easy to stay current on the most pressing..."

From Search Storage

3.Spectre and Meltdown fixes: How will they Affect Storage?

"IBM – which plans to release firmware updates tomorrow that address Spectre-like bugs in its designs for its POWER CPUs – has said that its storage won't be affected at all. We received an..."

From The Register

4.The 8 Trends That Will Shape the Data Center Industry in 2018

"We’ve identified eight themes that will shape the data center business in 2018. We’ll be writing in more depth about many of these trends over the next month, but this list provides a high-level view of the topics that we..."

From Data Center Frontier

5.The 12 biggest Issues IT Faces Today

"When CIOs aren’t being overwhelmed by data, they’re wondering who’s securing it. They’re dealing with the pressure of cutting costs while trying to stay nimble as they face ..."

From CIO

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