Share your nostalgic networking stories. Win swag!

Community Manager

Do you ever look back on your pre-Meraki work life with a bit of nostalgia? Some of our team members have somewhat-fond recollections of outrageously out-of-date or incomplete network diagrams (see below), desperate attempts to locate APs in large buildings without the aid of blinking LEDs, and of having to leave their desks to do EVERYTHING!


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THIS MONTH'S CHALLENGE: Tell us your tales of networking nostalgia. Pictures and humorous anecdotes are encouraged!


How to enter

Tell us your tales of networking nostalgia in a comment on this blog post before 11am PDT on Thursday (April 26, 2018) (UPDATE: The contest is complete! Here's the announcement of the winning entries.)


How to win

Voting begins at 11am PDT on Thursday (April 26, 2018), and lasts until 11am PDT the following Tuesday (May 1, 2018).(UPDATE: The contest is complete! Here's the announcement of the winning entries.)


We will be selecting 2 winners:

  1. The Community Favorite — chosen by you, our Community members. Cast your vote by giving kudos ( kudos-icon.png) to your favorite entries. The entry with the most kudos from community members who aren't Meraki employees will win!
  2. The Meraki Favorite — the entry with the most kudos from Meraki employees will win the Meraki Favorite prize. Feel free to solicit your contacts at Meraki to vote for you. 😉

Good Luck!




The Fine Print

  • Limit one entry per community member per Community Challenge contest.
  • Submission period: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 11am PDT through Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 10:59am PDT
  • Voting period: Thursday, April 26 at 11am PDT through Tuesday, May 1 at 11am PDT
  • Prize will be a selection of Meraki swag with value not exceeding USD50.00
  • Official terms, conditions, and eligibility information
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