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Get Ready for SysAdmin Day!

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In today’s day and age, it is easy to take a system administrator’s work for granted. They tactfully bite back the snark every time someone forgets how to setup their email, update a browser, or insists that their passwords aren’t working when – in reality – the passwords are case sensitive…

SysAdmins are brave and talented souls who keep us all connected. And for all this work, they deserve a big ‘Thank you!’. We certainly could not function or do business without both their skills (and snarkiness).

This is why we are going to celebrate SysAdmin Day, and why you should too.

Tomorrow, all SpiderOak users will be able to play a virtual computer puzzle game. Solving the puzzle will grant players 5 additional free gigs.

We look forward to tomorrow and we hope you will help us in thanking all the SysAdmins out there!


  1. Bryan says:

    Looking forward to and waiting for this game.

  2. Rob says:

    This is great! Thanks, SpiderOak.

  3. Andy says:

    Great Game! Thanks for the 5 extra Gigs. That was fun!

  4. Dallas says:

    Where is the game at?

  5. Disappointed says:

    I was looking forward to the SpiderOak puzzle as the one glimmer of modest appreciation on system administrators day. Now, it's not even here. Oh well. My day sucks. Hmph.

    Kidding. Not everyone's day starts at the same time. Or, perhaps THIS is the puzzle: to FIND the puzzle.

  6. Cornfused says:

    Hmm 12:25 CT and no puzzle yet? Oh well just in case the answer is 6 ;)

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  8. Rooter says:

    I played the puzzle and received only 2 GB added instead of 5 GB. Why the discrepancy?

  9. Jovan Washington says:

    Hello everyone,

    Thank you for helping us celebrate System Administration Day! If you played and finished the puzzle and either have not received your storage or got partial, please email us at and we'll take a closer look.