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Rated: E · Poetry · Computers · #1710074
Lust in the digital dust? I guess it's sexy if you're a geek...
Data here and data there
Lurking, growing, everywhere
It's on disks and clusters too
My users act like its a zoo
I wish I may, I wish I might
Keep their data safe tonight

Data flowing overseas
Malware gives it some disease
Clean it up and give it back
Defend against the errant hack
Back it up and store it right
Keep their data safe tonight

You're allowed, but no, not you
Root denied to you know who
Boss man says you can't log in
Backdoor access is a sin
Walking on a rope so tight
Keep their data safe tonight

Keyfobs, cell phones, blank CD's
Floppies, emails, DVD's
Bring me bugs and take work home
Up all night I work alone
Vigil, vigil, stay and fight
Keep their data safe tonight

Hard drives, clusters, raid array
Offsite backups save the day
Hot swap is the way to go
Plug and pray meets yank and throw
What the heck, that can't be right
Keep their data safe tonight

When it's all been said and done
Can I say I've really won
In the morning, start again
Thankless tasks that never end
I wish I may, I wish I might
Keep their data safe tonight
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