For your weekend reading, here are the five most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week:
How the Cloud Killed the Firewall - The firewall as we know it cannot keep up with today’s enterprise application needs.
VMware and AWS Say Move Your DR Data Center to the Cloud - The two partners are fleshing out their enterprise hybrid cloud story.
Cloud Wars 2017: a Guide to Hybrid Cloud - Here’s what the leading cloud providers have on offer for enterprises building hybrid clouds.
Google Buys Cheaper Land Just Outside Virginia’s Core Data Center Cluster - Buys two parcels in Loudoun County for data center construction, saving tens of millions by stepping out of Data Center Alley
After Decade of Data Center Consolidation, US States Report Mixed Success - While about half of state governments have completed consolidation, many still have a long way to go.