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’re discussing cloud computing and colocation plus a few considerations before buying an all flash array.

This week’s top articles come from a variety of sources:  StorageNewsletter, InfoStor, Data Centres, and more.

1. US Government Launch Data Center Optimization Initiative

 “The Data Center Optimization Initiative – which was released as a draft in March - requires all Chief Financial Officers Act agencies, including the Defense Department, to “develop and report on...

From Data Centres News

2.  Top 10 Enterprise SSD Tips and Trends

"There is so much going on in the enterprise SSD marketplace that those seeking to procure more flash storage may be understandably confused about which brand or type of flash is...

From InfoStor