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Administrator

1. Anyone authorized to act on behalf of a person, company, estate, trust, or any other entity.

2. See: State Administrator.
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administrator

see INSOLVENCY.
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administrator

see INSOLVENCY ACT 1986.
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administrator

A person appointed by a court to manage and distribute the estate of someone who has died without a will. Sometimes, the term refers to a male occupying that position, with a female being called an administratrix.Contrast with executor (male or gender-neutral) and executrix (female),who are persons named by a will to manage and distribute one's estate.

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-- Identification and authentication allow the system administrator to be certain that the people on the system are authorized users and that private password integrity is maintained to the highest possible levels.
Lately, I have been examining the systems-administration task to determine what can be automated completely, reducing the requirements for full-time system administrators. Please don't fear for anyone's job--I think automation can reduce or eliminate many of the tedious parts of administration but can never supplant the kinds of local automations and optimizations that are continuing requirements at any site.
Finally, the user-friendly interface has been designed to support multiple users with multilevel security clearance, determined by the system administrator.
The push method allows system administrators to send data to endusers, typically via e-mail.
System administrators can view, sort, and log critical user information including customer data such as username, elapsed time, modem connect rates, IP address, and service type.
In order to facilitate the quick recovery of recently backed-up data, the system administrator has chosen to keep five days of backup data on each of those logical volumes.
As a result of these leaks, Dave said, morale within the department had dropped precipitously, and the help desk staff was becoming antagonistic toward the network and system administrators.
The program also features a quarantine option to isolate infected and suspicious objects for further inspection by the system administrator, scanning inside archived and compressed files, and a heuristic analyzer to search for unknown viruses.
In growing Gigabit Ethernet environments, this allows the system administrator to control fiber-optic connectivity from anywhere on the network.

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