Automating the Administration of Heterogeneous LANs

  title={Automating the Administration of Heterogeneous LANs},
  author={Mike Fisk},
The areas of machine configuration and software package installation and maintenance have been frequent areas of work in recent years. This paper describes a hybrid system developed to address both problems and more. The resulting system is designed to reduce the complexity of the administration of a large network of computers down to that of the administration of a few heterogeneous systems. In particular, this system allows machines to be maintained without ever having to manually change… CONTINUE READING

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