Reliant Reading ListWe 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: TechRepublic, Enterprise CIO Forum, The Business Journals, and more.

1. 5 Decisions a CTO Needs to Make on Day One

From TechRepublic

In our ever-connected world, the role of chief technology officer (CTO) continues to rise in prominence as one of the key decision makers within a company. From traditional IT to web development and everything in between — the CTO's role is expanding by the day. As new technologies and innovations begin to disrupt the workflow of more and more industries and departments, the CTO must…”

2. EMC Could be Bought Out by Its Own Subsidiary

From The Business Journals

“What's going on at EMC Corp.? Rumors of the Hopkinton-based storage company's (NYSE: EMC) fate have been circulating for the past year or so, but those rumors are ramping up big time. The latest news — from tech news site Re/code— suggests that the firm could be acquired by VMWare Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a company that EMC is the majority owner of…”