patching

A 4-post collection

7MS #279: Patching Solutions Bake-Off - Part 4

Intro The patching solutions review concludes this week with Ivanti's patch solution, as well as PDQ Deploy/Inventory. As a quick reminder, here's where our bake-off currently sits: Ninite (covered in 7MS #275) ManageEngine (covered in 7MS #277) Quick reminder: none of these solutions are bribing me with fat wads »

7MS #277: Patching Solutions Bake-Off - Part 3

Intro The patching solutions review continues this week with Manage Engine's Desktop Central. As a quick reminder, here's where our bake-off currently sits: Ninite (covered in 7MS #275) ManageEngine (covered today) Ivanti (coming up in a future episode) PDQ (coming up in a future episode) Quick reminder: none of these »

7MS #275: Patching Solutions Bake-Off - Part 2

Intro This episode continues our series on comparing popular patching solutions, such as: Ninite ManageEngine Ivanti PDQ Ninite This week I focused on Ninite, and here's the TLDR version: Pros Does one thing (third party patching) and does it really well Extremely affordable User interface is clean, simple and really »

7MS #271: Patching Solutions Bake-Off - Part 1

Intro Seems like every business I meet with needs some sort of help in the patching department. Maybe they've got the Microsoft OS side of the house under control, but the third-party stuff is lacking. Or vice-versa. Either way, the team I work with is excited to kick the tires »