What’s your Web-Scale IQ? Take the Quiz & You Could Win!
So… how much do YOU know about Web-Scale? The Web-Scale IQ Quiz has been getting fantastic traction, so we’ve decided to award the person with the best score from the day we launched the quiz through the end of this week on Friday, July 18th at 10pm PT. What’s the prize, you ask? Bragging rights that you are the top expert on Web-Scale IT, plus we’ll send you your very own Geek Crate (see below)! The rules are simple: Just take the quiz (making sure you provide your email address and Twitter handle so we can reach you if you win)! The contestant with 100% in the shortest reasonable time wins! Note: We will only count your score the first time you take the quiz. 🙂
Here’s a leaderboard that highlights the current top five contestants:
|Current Place||Name||Score – Time|
|1st||Bert Hoving||100% – 2 min 47 sec|
|2nd||Stuart Miniman||100% – 3 min 39 sec|
|3rd||Caleb Crisci||100% – 4 min 24 sec|
|4th||Doug Youd||100% – 4 min 48 sec|
|5th||Daniel Mckinlay||100% – 7 min 37 sec|
What’s your web-scale IQ and where do you place? Take the short quiz to find out… and you just might win!
Web-Scale IT is a better approach to designing, building, and managing datacenter infrastructure pioneered by web companies such as Google, Amazon, and Facebook – and it’s becoming rapidly relevant for the enterprise.
For more information about web-scale, check out Web-Scale Wednesday – On-Demand! During Web-Scale Wednesday, an industry-wide virtual event that was streamed live, speakers and panelists from the press and analyst community, and thought leaders and tech experts from companies including Wikibon, The Register, Citrix, Veeam, Twitter, DataStax, Dell, CFEngine and Nutanix, shared a broad range of views on the topic of web-scale IT.