Network Dictionary – “shoulder sagging”

There are certain projects, technologies or events in the a networking professionals life that are brutally hard. Hours of concentration, research, configuration or documentation …. whatever…. must be done. These are the workloads that cause your “shoulders to sag just thinking about it”. The planning, the motivation, the momentum must be built to make these “actions” happen.

These are “shoulder sagging” events or abbreviated to “saggers”

About Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro is a Network Engineer/Architect, mostly focussed on Data Centre, Security Infrastructure, and recently Virtualization. He has over 20 years in IT, in wide range of employers working as a freelance consultant including Finance, Service Providers and Online Companies. He is CCIE#6920 and has a few ideas about the world, but not enough to really count.

He is a host on the Packet Pushers Podcast, blogger at and on Twitter @etherealmind and Google Plus

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  • Aaron Paxson

    It is sad…. to sag. It’s actually sad when you realize that only 15% of your work is actual, and the rest is just administrative.

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