ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus - Windows patch management is the process of managing patches for Windows, from scanning for and detecting missing patches to downloading and deploying them. Using a patch management solution, the entire Windows patch management process can be automated, so you don't need to go around to every computer and manually check whether all missing patches were identified and applied. Many Windows patch management tools also generate reports for you to confirm whether Windows patches have been deployed properly.
Patch Manager Plus'
Windows patch management features help you:
- Save time and money. With the APD feature, the whole patching process is automated, from scanning for and deploying patches, to generating patch status reports.
- Significantly increase your network's security. Many cyberattacks leverage known vulnerabilities to steal data and cause disruptions. Patch known vulnerabilities to secure your network.
- Deploy the most up-to-date patches. Keep your Windows machines running with the latest Windows patches, so you have access to new features and bug fixes.
Supports deployment of Feature Packs.
Patch Manager Plus supports the installation of Feature Packs for Windows OS. Each Windows 10 update comes with a lot of new features and enhancements to make a user's life easier. Patch Manager Plus automatically installs any dependency files before installing a Feature Pack.
Deploy Microsoft antivirus definition updates
If you're running Microsoft Client Security on your network computers, Patch Manager Plus automates the antivirus definition update mechanism. Patch Manager Plus' APD options help you schedule how frequently your systems are scanned and configured for virus definition updates.
Windows Rollup updates
Ever since Microsoft announced changing the Patch Tuesday structure in Oct 2016 for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1, IT admins feared if this change in Windows update model will turn to be a disaster. But with Patch Manager Plus you can deploy monthly windows roll-up updates with ease.