For your weekend reading, here are the five most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week:
Why HPE No Longer Wants to Sell Cheap Servers to Cloud Giants - Company decides commodity gear is not a business it wants to be in, doubles down on higher-margin products
Google and Cisco Signed the Papers, and Now Starts the Heavy Lifting - What to look out for when the latest marriage in the land of hybrid cloud starts bearing fruit.
Comparing Top Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Solutions: the 2017 Edition - Things are changing rapidly in the hyper-converged infrastructure space. Here’s what you need to know today.
Open Source Cloud Storage Firm Finds Unsettling Number of Unpatched Instances Online - The open source file sharing project scanned the web to find numerous vulnerable and unpatched instances of its software on critical websites.
Why AMD Thinks Its New Data Center Play Will Be Good for Intel - Critical Thinking: The chipmaker has a tiny share of the data center market but has ambitious plans for growth that also includes working with data center infrastructure management suppliers.