Roles of a Network Administrator


  • To define and explore the roles of network administrator
  • To show that network administration is related to system admnistration


  1. Access to lecture notes (possibly requires access to Unit web site)
  2. Access to internet for searching. Useful links include:


Refering to last weeks lecture slides,
  1. List the functions performed by a network administrator.
  2. Rank these functions in order of importance.
  3. Why did you choose that particular sequence of functions?
  4. Examine the job descriptions guidelines available on the SAGE web site at and identify the parts that also apply to the network administration role