Yes, it is the last Friday in July and that means the 8th Annual System Administrator Appreciation Day. If you’re able to read this post, thank your sysadmin! Let’s face it, they go mostly unappreciated and at times cursed for the efforts they take to keep you online and safe.
The official site has some good information about how the diligent sysadmin affects your daily online life. Let’s give it up for him/her and help promote this international day of recognition!