reliant reading list tabletWe 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, storage issues are slowing digital transformation and CIO research shows hybrid cloud model dominates storage.

This week’s Reliant Reading List features articles from a number of sources: ReadITQuik, ITProPortal, GlobeNewswire, and more.

1. The Role of Backup in a Disaster Recovery Operation

Almost anything that interrupts users from accessing their applications or their data is, to them, a disaster but for most IT Professionals a true disaster is an event that causes the loss of the entire data center. Disasters...”

From StorageSwiss

2.  All-Flash Arrays Buck the Enterprise Storage Doldrums

Disk-based storage systems are losing their appeal as businesses increasingly shift their critical storage workloads to all-flash arrays. IDC reports that the worldwide market for enterprise storage systems dropped 6.7 percent on year-over-year basis...”

From Enterprise Storage Forum

3. Storage issues slowing digital transformation

New research claims storage woes are hampering digital transformation, and businesses are getting frustrated. This is according to open source software company SUSE, which says nine...”

From ITProPortal

4. The Rise of the Software-Defined Data Center

Discussions about a software-defined data center have been doing the rounds of technology circles for a few years now. Enterprises have placed immense value on...”

From ReadITQuik

5. CIO Research Shows Hybrid Cloud Model Dominates, Storage and Backup are Top Cloud Use Cases

NetApp today announced the results of its first industry research on cloud adoption in Europe. The responses of 750 CIOs and IT managers in France, Germany and the UK identified hybrid cloud as the most common adoption – over half...

From GlobeNewswire

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