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administrator

(ad-min'i-strā-tŏr),
A person or entity managing executive duties.

Administrator

Informatics A user registered to a server who has one or more class privileges.
Managed care A white-collar worker, usually a nonphysician, who directs and/or manages the operational aspects of an enterprise—e.g., a medical center or bureaucracy.

administrator

Bureaucracy A white-collar worker, usually a nonphysician, who directs and/or manages operational aspects of a business or bureaucracy. See Scientific review administrator, State fluoridation administrator, Third-party administrator.

ad·min·i·stra·tor

(ad-min'i-strā-tŏr)
A person or entity managing executive duties.
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I used the preceding lists and personal experience to create a (partial) list of tasks performed by system administrators. I tried to categorize the tasks and ended up with the following sections: scarce-resource management, human interface, standard administration, disaster prevention, hardware, and software.
enabling the system administrator to store and recall fiber-optic connectivity information; and
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In case of a catastrophic failure at the primary site, the system administrator must be able to quickly redirect application servers to access data from replicas located in the backup data center.

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