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What do database and systems administrators, and ICT security specialists do?

  • design and maintain database architecture, data structures, tables, dictionaries and naming conventions, documentation, guidelines, policies and procedures
  • test database systems and upgrades, including debugging, tracking, reproducing, logging and resolving identified problems
  • establish and maintain backups, recovery procedures, and enforce security and integrity controls
  • oversee the system security and disaster recovery processes, procedures, planning and management
  • diagnose, resolve and repair server-related hardware and software malfunctions
  • determine future network needs and make recommendations for enhancements


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