View All num of num See all Photos Zillow www.zillow.com Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 264 Reviews 256 Salaries 169 Interviews 47 Jobs Follow Add Review or Salary Follow Add Review or Salary Interview Question Tier I Windows Technician Interview Seattle, WA Zillow There is a backup server in an office, which is scheduled to run an incremental backup every night at 7:00, then copy the results of that backup to a network share. Job completes fine every night except Thursday, when it fails, and the machine is found hung the next day. What's happening? Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 1 Answer ▲ 1 ▼ Maintenance cleans the windows of the office on that day, and leaves the curtain open after doing so. Late-afternoon sun hits the machine, machine overheats during the job. Question (which I did not successfully answer, and may be butchering) was asked more to see process of trouble-shooting (though it would have been nice to have found the answer). It was also taken from an actual situation the interviewer had encountered. Interview Candidate on Mar 18, 2009 Interviews > Tier I Windows Technician > Zillow Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.