If you have WSUS or SCCM in your environment, you are likely patching Microsoft® software. It is challenging to use multiple software tools to patch non-Microsoft applications like Adobe® or Java™.
Using Patch Manager, you can:
Patch Manager gives you a comprehensive list of available updates for applications, further categorized as critical, security, definition, and 3rd-party updates and service packs. Also, the update notifications are available on the Patch Manager console and via email. You can select a specific update and perform various actions, including defining the target computer group, choosing approve or not approve, and scheduling deployment time and date.Learn more about SolarWinds Patch Manager
If you are starting a patch process for a specific software, you can download the package or import it into Patch Manager. Also, Patch Manager simplifies application management for commonly used 3rd-party software by allowing you to automatically publish updates to WSUS server. PackageBoot™ technology automates application patch management by allowing you to create the right pre- and post-installation environment for complex install scenarios for software like Java™.
Having Patch Manager in your IT environment helps you address known security flaws by facilitating successful application patch management, which significantly reduces your patch workload.Download a FREE trial of Patch Manager »
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