Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for data security and risk mitigation in hybrid environments, is happy to announce the finalists for its 2018 SysAdmin Awards. The awards, which are run by SysAdmin Magazine, recognize the most influential and tech-savvy blogs for the value they bring to the IT community.

The shortlist was chosen by SysAdmin Magazine’s editorial team based on reader feedback, regularity of blog posts and variety of topics discussed. The five winners will be announced on March 20, 2018, in the Netwrix Blog and Netwrix social media accounts. Each winner will receive a prize: an Amazon Echo smart speaker. One additional prize will go to a randomly selected award participant.

Here are the 2018 SysAdmin Blog Awards finalists:

  1. Best IT Security Blog
    Scott Helme,
    Troy Hunt,
    The Last Watchdog,
  2. Best Cloud Computing Blog
    Compare the Cloud,
    Rick’s Cloud,
  3. Best Tech Tips for System Administrators Blog
    Wahl Network,
    Tech Bunny,
    The Lone Sysadmin,
  4. Most Humorous Blog
    Shark Tank blog,
  5. IT Career Blog
    Tom’s IT Pro,
    IT Business Edge,
Tech blogs play a very important role in today’s IT community. They give insights into the most burning security and compliance issues, entertain us, and provide best practices to navigate us through all the information about cybersecurity, networking, cloud computing and other topics. It is essential to recognize outstanding blogs and encourage authors to share their knowledge, so they can help their colleagues become more tech-savvy and be more proactive in their jobs.
Adam Fowler, IT operations manager and independent IT blogger at
The Sysadmin Blog Awards were created to promote the most interesting and relevant content that helps IT professionals keep up with evolving trends in cybersecurity, networking, cloud computing and other technology areas. By providing a cross-section of the most influential thought leaders, the SysAdmin Blog Awards give IT pros an opportunity to learn about new sources of information that can help them do their jobs better and stay on top of trends that impact the IT industry today.
Michael Fimin, CEO and co-founder of Netwrix

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