Issue No. 06 - November/December (2004 vol. 6)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2004.95
Are unexplained short circuits plaguing electronic equipment? If it's operating in a raised-floor data center, zinc whiskers growing from the floor tiles could be the cause.
M. Sampson and J. Brusse, "Zinc Whiskers: Hidden Cause of Equipment Failure," in IT Professional, vol. 6, no. , pp. 43-47, 2004.