from the bofh-demands-tribute dept.

July 26 is Sysadmin Day, the system administrator’s version of Secretary’s Day. Are you giving your hardworking sysadmin the recognition they deserve? Blogger (and, yes, sysadmin) Sandra Henry-Stocker argues that a holiday like this is needed because due to the nature of their job, in everyday life sysadmins ‘get noticed least when they do the best work‘ So if your systems run so smoothly that you sometimes forget you even have a sysadmin on staff, be sure to recognize them for their excellent work today.

First I’m going to delete your inbox.

Then I’m going to switch your phone extension with Larry in facilities management.

And I think this afternoon I will take the Production environment down for a little while.