- System mangler
humour A humorous synonym for “system manager”, possibly from the fact that one major IBM operating system had a root account called SYSMANGR. The term refers specifically to a systems programmer in charge of administration, software maintenance, and updates at some site. Unlike admin, this term emphasises the technical end of the skills involved. [Jargon […]
or systems operator noun 1. a person who maintains a computer system or network, especially one who operates a computer bulletin board.
- System product interpreter
Restructured EXtended eXecutor
or systems program noun, Computers. 1. a program, as an operating system, compiler, or utility program, that controls some aspect of the operation of a computer (opposed to application program).