Server Naming Conventions?

I’m in the process of provisioning yet another new server, so I decided to confront the challenging issue of what to name the server.

Interestingly enough, I’m not the only one who has wrestled with this problem.  There is even a service which tracks naming schemes (

What did I choose? Football teams, Mythological deities? Planets? Cartoon characters?  Presidential pets?  James Bond movie villains?

No, I decided to use the periodic table of elements.  Servers are stable noble gasses while test machines are unstable elements.