Technology
 

System Administration

System Administration
Systems and network administration. User management. Server and workstation deployment and maintenance. Network Security. Infrastructure. Systems and infrastructure support. Cross-platform systems integration. Update and patch management. Mobile workforce services.
IT&C
544
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 2.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesIT&C 366
 TaughtFall
 ProgramsContaining IT&C 544
Course Outcomes: 

Tasks

Describe the types of computing tasks managed by Systems Administrators.

Skills

Demonstrate the ability to complete technical tasks in a small team environment by working with a team of peers to accomplish goals which are too large for a single team member to accomplish in a reasonable time.

Systems

Explain the differences between workstations and servers, as well as the administrative differences between small, medium and large systems of computers.

Multi-server Windows System

Demonstrate the responsibilities required to administer a multi-server Microsoft Windows system by deploying an integrated system of servers.

Multi-server Linux System

Demonstrate the responsibilities required to administer a multi-server Linux system by deploying an integrated system of servers.

Networking

Demonstrate inter-server integration of network services such as DNS, SMTP, HTTP.

Technologies

Explain the history and future of computer systems technologies such as operating systems, networking, virtualization, scripting.

Tools

Demonstrate the ability to find software tools to solve administrative issues.

Communications

Demonstrate professional communication skills by explaining new tools to a technical audience.