Friday Funny: Caption Contest – Secure Servers

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We’ve reached the end of the week and are looking forward to the best Happy Hour of the week 5 p.m. on Friday! But before we hit the door, it’s time for a bit of workplace humor.

Congratulations to Loren Shields of National Net, who won the previous cartoon contest, suggesting a caption for our “Tall Cabinet” cartoon with “”Oh great, now the other servers will have cabinet envy.” Thanks to all for all the great entries. The data center crowd is funny AND smart!

Below is another cartoon for our caption contest where we provide the cartoon by Diane Alber, our data center cartoonist who draws Kip and Gary, and you, our readers, can submit the caption. We will then choose three finalists and the readers will have a chance to vote for their favorite suggestion. The winner will receive their caption in a signed print by Diane.

About this week’s cartoon, Diane writes, “Data centers are constantly improving their security and when Kip was tasked to add additional security…this is what he came up with…” Please submit your caption below.

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To see our previous cartoons, visit the Humor section on Data Center Knowledge.

About the Author

Colleen Miller is a journalist and social media specialist. She has more than two decades of writing and editing experience, with her most recent work dedicated to the online space. Colleen covers the data center industry, including topics such as modular, cloud and storage/big data.

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17 Comments

  1. Justin Twiss

    This'll pass PCI/DSS level 3 :)

  2. Mike S

    Biometrics, Kip!.... I meant biometrics!

  3. dday

    AFLAC

  4. I th-th-think I just... dropped a load...

  5. Kelly Breedlove

    Thththis isss not what I mean bbbbby a secure serserserver...

  6. "Are you sure this is the only way to 'conduct' a PUE measurement??!!"

  7. Dale Stout

    Call the Help Desk.

  8. Datacenternerd

    Finally! DC power in the data center!

  9. josh

    Forgot ESD strap....

  10. Travis

    Is that barbed wire UL rated? I said 120v not 208v.

  11. Wait !! I'm only pulling a tape from the drive !!

  12. Higher Kip - We need more power!

  13. AJ

    I hope Im not a nerd in my next life

  14. Jeff Wombold

    Wowwww; this security gives me a good buzz!!

  15. Mel Morvillo

    STOP listening to Facilities!

  16. This might have an effect on our PUE