An Essential Career
Network Systems Administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of an organization’s computer networks and communication systems. They implement and maintain network hardware and software, troubleshoot network problems, and ensure network security, availability and performance standards.
In some cases, administrators help network architects design and analyze network models. They also participate in decisions about buying future hardware or software to upgrade their organization’s network. Some administrators provide technical support to computer users, and they also may supervise computer support specialists who help solve users’ problems.