System Administration

System Administration as a service is a catch all for low and medium level IT support. This can be device configuration, deployment, maintenance, and troubleshooting. While there are many ways to complete a task, all with benefits and drawbacks, a good system administrator will resolve task within the budget.

Common approaches we take in system administration is guided by principles of stability, maintainability, and automation. This means that the system admin will aim to streamline all operations in a way that the business finds reliable and maintainable.

System administration skills include (But not limited to):

  • Light Programming

  • Scripting

  • OS Management / Updates

  • Firmware Updates

  • User Management

  • Computer Management

  • Troubleshooting

  • Symptom Diagnosis

  • Some User Training skills

  • Some Networking skills

  • Some Database skills

  • Some Security skills

  • Some Web Site skills

  • Documentation for work provided