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: StorageNewsletter, Storage Soup, ITProPortal and more.

1. Post-Heartbleed, Data Centers May Be Better Prepared

From Data Center Knowledge

In retrospect, the vulnerability classified as CVE-2014-0160, whose discoverers dubbed “Heartbleed” and rendered a logo for it, was not all that devastating. The true danger came as a result of the discovery itself.

2. 10 Predictions for the Future of IoT

From Database Trends and Applications

"2015 will be remembered as the Year of the Internet of Things—the tipping point when IoT went from the back rooms of the technology world to become mainstream...”