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In Many development organizations and universities network managers must oversee a network that has many computers connected to it that are used by developers for design and product development purposes. Often, these developers are using systems or settings for which the network managers have little or no expertise (such as Linux or Unix when the managers run Microsoft only operating systems). While the manager needs to maintain security, the developers need to be able to experiment and implement new systems without a lot of bureaucratic headaches.


What ideas do you have about how this needs to be handled?

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· The manager needs to upgrade his skills sooner or later in order to use the new systems and to be able to demonstrate it to others

· Back up and remove all systems data before the development process and re-install it again once the new systems is completed and fully operational

· Use a project management timeline: ...

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Roles of network managers are assessed.