IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Netwrix Corporation, the first vendor to introduce a visibility and governance platform for hybrid cloud security, announced today a call for nominations for the SysAdmin Blog Awards, which will recognize the brightest and most tech-savvy blogs for their contributions to the IT community.
Freelance and corporate tech bloggers, as well as IT professionals, are invited to submit technology blogs for the following six categories:
- Best Cloud Computing Blog
- Best IT Security Blog
- Best Tech Tips for System Administrators Blog
- Most Humorous Blog
- 24/7 Tech Support Blog
- IT Career Blog
Winners will be determined by judges from SysAdmin Magazine's editorial team. The deadline for submissions is 20 February 2017. The shortlist for the SysAdmin Blog Awards will be announced on 1 March 2017 in the Netwrix Blog and in the March issue of SysAdmin Magazine. Six finalists, announced on 14 March 2017, will receive prizes from Netwrix and SysAdmin Magazine – Samsung Gear VR virtual reality headsets.
"The IT industry is rapidly evolving, so there is a growing demand for superior content that provides IT pros with valuable information about the latest trends in information technology," said Russel Smith, Contributing Editor at Petri IT Knowledgebase. "It is essential that great tech blogs receive acknowledgement from the professional community, so bloggers can spread best practices and strategies among their peers and help them do their jobs better."
"Knowledge sharing is a major success factor for improving organizations' security savviness," said Alex Vovk, CEO and co-founder of Netwrix. "The evolving cyber threat landscape forces IT pros to search out new practices that could help them better evaluate potential risks, mitigate security threats and manage their IT environments more efficiently. SysAdmin Magazine has always served as a platform for sharing expertise and experience, and I am glad that now it gives recognition to the greatest blogs that help IT pros better navigate through the plethora of information about cybersecurity, networking, cloud computing and other technology topics."
To find more about the SysAdmin Blog Awards or to nominate a blog, please visit: www.netwrix.com/go/BlogAwards2017
About SysAdmin Magazine
SysAdmin Magazine is a free source of knowledge for IT professionals who are eager to keep a tight grip on IT security and do their regular jobs faster. Each month, SysAdmin Magazine offers a wide range of publications about practices and strategies that system administrators can use to improve the security of their IT environments. SysAdmin Magazine is published under the auspices of Netwrix Corporation to provide independent, high-level industry expertise for IT professionals.
About Netwrix Corporation
Netwrix Corporation was the first vendor to introduce a visibility and governance platform for hybrid cloud security. More than 160,000 IT departments worldwide rely on Netwrix to detect insider threats on premises and in the cloud, pass compliance audits with less effort and expense, and increase productivity of IT security and operations teams. Founded in 2006, Netwrix has earned more than 100 industry awards and been named to both the Inc. 5000 and Deloitte Technology Fast 500 lists of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. For more information, visit www.netwrix.com
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