Data Center Haiku Contest
Look what Jonathan Schwartz has wrought! By resigning on Twitter via a haiku tweet, the former Sun Microsystems president have focused fresh attention on haiku, the three-line Japanese poetry form.
This has inspired the folks at newScale to start a Data Center Haiku Contest for those inspired to pan gems such as:
Be strong, blade server
Stay in your rack and burn hot
You are beautiful
The contest runs through Feb. 15, and you can submit via Twitter (@CarolDirig) or by emailing your entry to email@example.com. The winner receives a coffee mug emblazoned with their winning data center haiku.
UPDATE: Chuck Goolsbee has some wortwhile chiller haiku.
[...] of maintenance. Poor things. Rich Miller’s Datacenterknowledge blog is running a “datacenter Haiku contest” and I immediately thought of these fine examples of the Second Law of [...]
KenPosted February 7th, 2010
hackers seek me out
my users are all morons
I’m hosting facebook