Taming information technology : lessons from studies of system administrators

This text tells the story of system administration through the narratives of real system administrators. It documents dynamic systems of people and machines, of specialists working together to tame information technology infrastructures, developing their own tools and practices over time to create p...

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Main Author: Kandogan, Eser
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2012, c2012
Series:Series in human-technology interaction / Series in human-technology interaction
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This text tells the story of system administration through the narratives of real system administrators. It documents dynamic systems of people and machines, of specialists working together to tame information technology infrastructures, developing their own tools and practices over time to create productive work environments
Physical Description:xi, 297 p. ill
ISBN:9780199979134