TAILIEUCHUNG - Taking Your Talent to the Web- P11

Taking Your Talent to the Web- P11:It was a simple solution to a complex problem. On one side, thousands of designers and art directors are eager to take their talents to the Web but aren’t sure how. On the other, web agencies could not find enough good web designers to get their work done. | Taking Your Talent to the Web 131 Do not actually look at the Gantt Charts however. They will only frighten you and make you feel hopeless and uncreative. Don t worry about missing any deadlines. The project managers will be casually dropping by your cubicle every 15 minutes for the next 40 years and you won t miss a single deadline. See what did we tell you They re exactly like account executives. Systems administrator sysadmin and network administrator netadmin Sysadmins and netadmins are also called network engineers database administrators directors of web development webgods UNIX guys NT guys Linux guys and geeks formerly often called webmasters these are the people who run the server computer that houses the site you re developing. They also run the staging server where you might build the site before actually publishing it to the Web. In some companies these folks are woefully underpaid juniors with extensive computing knowledge. In others they re woefully overpaid juniors without any computing experience at all which is why many old-school webmasters now call themselves systems administrators network engineers database administrators and so forth leaving the webmaster moniker to the temp who answers email about the site. Most sysadmins are senior employees in charge of a staff. In small companies they also might be the folks you go to when you need software installed on your computer or if you re having trouble with your email. In larger companies an IT person typically handles those responsibilities. In some companies sysadmins are also developers and in others they are not. Some companies call their sysadmins developers. Some call their juniors seniors because titles are easier to come up with than salary. Some say love is like a flower. Don t let any of this drive you mad. Above all respect the sysadmins. Without them we d have no Web. Web technician Web technicians also called producers web producers HTML jockeys webmonkeys web practitioners HTML .