We have scoured the web for our favorite posts and articles about all things data storage from industry news to interesting insights, and now we’re bringing them right to you. So what are we reading? This week, we bring you 4 tips to innovate your IT department and more on the Dell/EMC merger.

This week’s top articles come from a variety of sources: Top Tech News, The Data Center Journal, TechSpective, and more.

1. 4 Major Blind Spots In Your Security (and How to Fix Them)

 “Take a close look at how most companies have approached information security, and you’ll notice a recurring theme. We’ve become experts at building castles, with towers, drawbridges, moats, sentries, and ever-more-complex locks. We secure our organizations...

From TechSpective

2. FibreChannel dead? Nonsense, says Brocade, Here’s Our Gen 6 Kit

"Brocade's having none of this FibreChannel doomsaying, with the launch of its FibreChannel Gen 6 director family. The launch comprises the Brocade X6 Director, SX6 Extension Blade, and for monitoring...

From The Register