network administrator

   The person responsible for the day-to-day operation and management of a network; also known as a system administrator. Duties of the network administrator can include the following:
   • Planning for future expansion
   • Installing new workstations and network peripheral devices
   • Adding and removing authorized users
   • Backing up the system and archiving important files
   • Assigning and changing passwords
   • Troubleshooting network problems
   • Monitoring system performance
   • Evaluating new products
   • Installing hardware and software updates
   • Training users
   See also configuration management.

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