LAN administrators are faced with many different challenges ranging from troubleshooting individual desktop problems to managing backups for an entire company's network. Every organization's LAN Administrator has slightly different responsibilities. Most companies demand LAN administrators who are skilled problems solvers and posses the people skills to properly support end users. InfoManage provides this, and will always use best practices to assume administrative responsibilities for any organization.
LAN administrators usually are faced with performing the widest variety of administrative tasks. The following are some duties that our LAN Administrators usually perform for most businesses.
Capacity planning for servers in a data center (growth plan)
Confer and coordinate with vendor technical support
Configure network services
Configure peripheral devices
Coordinate hardware replacements and scheduled downtime for maintenance
File System Management
Create, remove files and directories
Modify directory and file permissions
Modify directory and file ownership
Install/configure OS on new servers
Install/manage application (web servers, mail servers, CRM)
Manage scheduled reboots
Manage virus scanning and updates
Perform restores from tape of lost data
Port applications from one machine to another
OS Management – Apply maintenance patches and service packs
Troubleshoot hardware problems
User Account and Security Management
Advanced LAN Administration
Advanced LAN Administrators who are responsible for corporate infrastructures are usually responsible for a more complex set of administrative duties. The following are some LAN services that we usually provide to mid sized and large organizations.
Coordinate hardware purchase
Disaster recovery analysis and implementation
Hardware configuration and installation
Performance tuning analysis and implementation
Review hardware requirements
Support for Novell, Windows NT/2000/2003 servers
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