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: Re/code, Techspective, Fortune, and more.

1. Tips From a Day in the Life of 4 CIOs


“Being the senior-most executive responsible for all the technology running a company these days isn’t easy. There are times when it seems like you can’t wrap your arms around the most pressing technical issues or meet with enough staff members to...”

2. Board Takes Serious Look at VMware-Led Takeover of EMC

From Re/code

“The board of directors of Data storage and IT giant EMC is taking a second and closer look at a proposal under which it would be acquired by VMware, the software company of which it is a majority owner, according to people briefed on the discussions. The transaction, known as a downstream merger, is...”