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

1. NetApp Confirms: SolidFire Hyperconverged Appliance is Coming

NetApp met its revenue predictions for its third fiscal 2017 quarter and talked openly about a coming SolidFire-based hyperconverged product suited for scalable hybrid cloud and mixed...”

From The Register

2. Overcoming Challenges in Data Center Cabling

In recent years, the rapid development of the Internet has led to the emergence of new businesses, such as e-commerce, social media and Internet financial services. With the use of smart mobile devices growing, both professional and personal lives are connected more closely...”

From Data Center Journal

3. Software-Defined Storage, Hybrid Clouds, and Getting the Performance Right: A Guide

In today’s data-intensive, hyper-connected world, storage solutions built on the vertical scaling model have become impractical and expensive. Enterprises are driven by the need to remain competitive while storing and managing petabytes of data...”

From Cloud Computing

4. 8 Big Enterprise SSD Trends to Expect in 2017

It’s a tough world when it comes to recruiting and retaining staff. According to a study by TEKsystems, 81 percent of IT leaders say it’s difficult to find quality candidates, and almost half don’t expect to fill an IT position within the ...”

From InfoStor

5. IT Delivery gap is Impacting Productivity Worldwide

Just half of IT departments managed to complete all of the projects that they were assigned during last year, a new report by MuleSoft claims...

From ITProPortal

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