Bangladesh System Administrators' Forum (BDSAF), an association of system engineers working at public and private organizations across the country, started journey officially on July 31.
Engineers involved with any organization's technical system operation can get membership of the newly formed platform.
The announcement of the new initiative came from an event celebrating 'The 16th World System Admin Day,' first time in Bangladesh, at BRAC Centre Inn here in the capital.
The organization will represents over three thousands of System Admin Engineers, working across the country, while some 150 engineers already registered up to the reporting date according the organizers.
There was formed a convening committee headed by BRAC ICT Infrastructure In-Charge Muhammad Jobayer Almahmud Hossain; others members are, Senior Manager of ICCDR,B IT Department Muhibul Muktadir Tanim, Exim Bank System Manager Syed Ahsan Habib and Data Centre Senior Manager Muhammad Mizanur Rahman.
One of the initiator Muhammad JobayerAlmahmud Hossain said," We, BD System Admin, want to contribute with the progressing technology driven Bangladesh led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's ICT Affairs Advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy and ICT State Minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak".
The main focusing areas of the organization are three, are, networking among the system engineers, knowledge sharing on system engineering and building awareness on the sector.
Besides, we will introduce the system admin engineering as a bright career to the young and apprentice engineers started their career immediately, Jobayer added.
The organizers shared they will organise a daylong programme on late August on System Admin Engineering including sessions on cloud computing, data base management, system admin operations, career as system administrator as different professional topic regarding this.
The interested engineers can join the organization by logging on bdsysadmin.org website (bdsysadmin.org) and facebook group.