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The 22 funniest things on the web for sysadmins

As our final thank you to all sysadmins out there, we wanted to share a collection of the funniest things on the web that have been created for them. Take a look at some of these great resources!

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If you weren’t a sysadmin, what would you be?

If you are a sysadmin, or even another role within IT, by and large, you love your job the same way we all love ours. There’s no other job I would rather have, or any other thing I would rather do, but sometimes it is fun to wonder what would be different if I had just made one decision differently.

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22 reasons why sysadmins are awesome

Today is The Day… SysAdmin Appreciation Day. Since so many of users have no idea what it is sysadmins do or why they are so awesome, we wanted to compile this list to make sure employees know just how great sysadmins truly are.

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WordPress plug-in vulnerability is being actively exploited

A vulnerability was discovered in a popular WordPress plug-in, and according to reports it has already been exploited to the tune of as many of 50,000 web sites.

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On the beat: Celebrating sysadmins everywhere

This week’s ‘On the Beat’ covers SysAdmin Day and more tech news! “On the beat” will return to the GFI Blog on Friday, August 8.

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The 30 best free tools for sysadmins

We’ve put together a post of links to some of the best free tools any sysadmin could use – check it out!

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Gearing up for SysAdmin Day? We’re already celebrating!

We’re dedicating seven days to sysadmins – a SysAdmin Appreciation Week – starting from today!

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On the beat: Baseball, bats and Big Data

Statistics and sports go hand-in-hand. But the bond is strongest in baseball – and best explained during a scene from the 1999 film For Love of the Game: Kevin Costner’s character, aging star pitcher Billy Chapel, is asked during a dinner date, “Do you lose very much?”

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The challenges of a modern mobile workforce

Next year, over 37% of the global workforce will be mobile; this equates to 1.3 billion individuals. We look into how IT professionals can meet the challenges that come with this.

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How to export and import mailboxes with Exchange

Whether you are trying to make a backup for a departing employee, to respond to a discovery motion or a compliance request, or you are trying to import data into a test environment, you may from time to time need to either import data from a PST into a mailbox or export a mailbox to […]

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