What should the bubble say?

Friday Funny: Cloud Gazing

 — All those clouds could be in our data center, but we just couldn’t add 50MW in two weeks!

Here’s the cartoon for this month’s Data Center Knowledge caption contest.

And here’s how it works: Diane Alber, the Arizona artist who created Kip and Gary, creates a cartoon, and we challenge our readers to submit the funniest, most clever caption they think will be a fit. Then we ask our readers to vote for the best submission and the winner receives a signed print of the cartoon. Submit your caption for the cartoon above in the comments.

Congratulations to Steve, whose caption won the Halloween edition of the contest. His caption was: “Free airside economizer cooling from underground caverns *seems* like a good idea on the whiteboard, but in reality, there are problems…”

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  1. Option 1: I think we are getting too serious about this cloud thing. I'm afraid it's gonna rain inside! Option 2: Are you sure this is the right way to connect the CCTV to the cloud? ;) Have a great weekend guys!

  2. Our security lead is from the navy. He's generating smoke to avoid having our datacenter spotted by the enemy.

  3. Tim Dickey

    Finally, our VP's vision for the Cloud is becoming reality.

  4. We couldn't decide between air-cooling and water-cooling.