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The Lightning Came With a Crash

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Battar
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And nobody noticed...
Battar   10/6/2013 10:21:27 AM
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You're telling me that for 3 months nobody noticed that the system "occaisionally crashed" only during a thunderstorm? And nobody noticed a link between "thunderstorm" and "electrical interference" ? There are only two possible explanations for this:

1) Your software guys were pure software, with no knowledge of hardware (not credible)  or

2) that your installation (like the PDP-11/VAX computer rooms I worked in when I wore a uniform) were situated underground.

far911
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Re: Watch out for Mother Nature
far911   10/5/2013 1:15:34 PM
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TRUE

Rob Spiegel
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Watch out for Mother Nature
Rob Spiegel   10/4/2013 7:16:01 AM
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This is great. The system fails because Mother Nature was not taken into account. Bravo for the engineer who could see through the technology to a natural solution.

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