system administrator


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n system administrator a person in charge of managing and maintaining a computer system of telecommunication system (as for a business or institution)
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In literature:

It is certain that an improved system of road administration or control is needed.
"The Automobilist Abroad" by M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
System and care are prerequisites of good administration.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
He then took it up in preference to the history of the English administrative system, recommended by his father.
"The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I." by Sir Leslie Stephen
There was not a branch of the administration which was not conducted under a system of corruption.
"Porto Rico" by Arthur D. Hall
Just before his death he drew up a system for the administration of India.
"Rulers of India: Akbar" by George Bruce Malleson
Order and system followed the erratic administration of his predecessor.
"The Struggle for Missouri" by John McElroy
By this system, that which to-day is 'government' becomes nothing more than administration.
"Anarchism" by E. V. Zenker
An administrative assistant had just planned a palace revolution on a system 200 light years away.
"Evil Out of Onzar" by Mark Ganes
Under the Frankish kings, who in their administration followed the Roman tradition, this system was preserved.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4" by Various
Then the new system required new administrators, and, to prevent any suspicion of bias, magistrates were brought from England.
"The West Indies and the Spanish Main [1899]" by James Rodway

In news:

Photo illustration by elizabeth m. System Administrator Courtesy Columbia Museum of Art.
Jane Lubchenco is head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , which advocates a catch-share management system.
Medtronic, Inc, a manufacturer of implantable medical devices, has announced the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) clearance and US commercial release of its Medtronic EnPulse™ pacing system.
Aussie System Administrators Pained by Greater Responsibility, Increased.
Administration proposes new panel to oversee city phone system .
Miguel Rivera, a systems administrator, took a pile of used drives, gutted some and turned them into beautiful sculptures.
Systems Administrators secretly hope that when they deploy a new product it will mostly behave like the old product.
IT administrators and users struggling with issues resulting from synching Microsoft Exchange with the new iPhone 4 operating system now have a workaround.
Often, though, users need administrator privileges to install and run approved business applications, creating a dilemma: how to enable users to work effectively while protecting their systems.
Only after the governor ordered an independent examination did Georgia officials catch widespread cheating by teachers, principals and administrators on standardized tests in the Atlanta Public Schools system.
The Republican Walker told the Obama administration that he'll let the federal government set up Wisconsin's system.
A notification has been sent to the system administrator.
The administration still says its plan overall will not add to federal deficits, but the tax on "Cadillac plans" was supposed to help impose some cost discipline on the entire health system.
Updated versions of two of the most widely used tools of systems administrators were released recently.
I'm not a big fan of Registry editing as a management tool, but I realize I'm in the minority among systems administrators.

In science:

The system’s user can be either a normal user or an administrator. A normal user has the ability to upload, download, delete and view files.
A Secure Web-Based File Exchange Server: Software Requirements Specification Document
There are two types of users of the system: normal users and administrator.
A Secure Web-Based File Exchange Server: Software Requirements Specification Document
Application deployment and configuration on large heterogeneous systems is a complex infrastructure issue that requires coordination among various system administrators, end users as well as operation teams.
Batch-oriented software appliances
Pairing this with the User-Mode Linux virtualization system [6, 21], AppPot appliances require (almost) no support from grid and cluster systems administrators.
Batch-oriented software appliances
This tool indicates growing importance of GUI component to system administration tool.
Cluster Computing White Paper