This is the blog of Ronald Bartels that wanders on and off the subject of problem management (that is how it started), but it is best described by Ray who says this is Daddy's thoughts! Like the best music is from the Eighties and a wee dram helps in solving most inconveniences.
Ten of the Strangest Data Center Outages
Every once in a while, utility power goes out and the backup systems
fail, or a technician makes a mistake, and the data center goes down.
While outages have become less frequent, as the industry’s practices
continuously improve, things still occasionally go wrong. But sometimes
there are also instances when something strange and completely
unexpected causes the dreaded unplanned data center downtime.
Here is a list of some of the strangest data center downtime causes.