Windows 10 is the largest single reboot of Microsoft’s operating system since Windows 7 was introduced almost eight years ago. Although it has been generally available for almost two years, only 10 percent of companies have Windows 10 fully in …Read more
What do Gunsmoke’s Miss Kitty, Longmire’s Deputy Connally, the song Everywhere, the Baseball Hall of Fame, and Windows 10 all have in common? If you guessed “branch” or “branches”, you’re right.
- Miss Kitty, played by Amanda Blake, ran the
Finish this statement: “Give a man a fish, and feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you ____.”
If you plan and strategize right, you can have more than just a new operating system on all …Read more
The introduction of Windows 10 cumulative updates will force enterprises to make a difficult choice: security or availability. Security in the sense of eliminating the risk of known vulnerabilities through patching. Availability where an application or Windows 10 feature only …Read more
Managing Windows 10 cumulative updates with Ivanti leverages years of features and expertise in patch management. Ivanti Patch Manager provides automated assessment and targeting, robust network-sensitive update distribution, third-party patching, and custom patch definitions all of which make a comprehensive …Read more
In the previous article, I explore the first part of how Ivanti can help with Windows 10 branch upgrades through pre-upgrade education and communications. In this the second part, I will discuss how Ivanti solutions manage Windows 10 branch upgrades …Read more
Windows 10 cumulative updates and branches have a critical relationship. Failing to understand the branch lifecycle can create risk for any patch management program. Much of this article will be a rehash of previous articles I’ve written on Windows 10 …Read more
Time to dive in and learn about managing Windows 10 branch upgrades with Ivanti solutions. As outlined, there are many elements of a solution architecture and I will proceed to map Ivanti products to that architecture.
As mentioned …Read more
When Windows 10 launched, there was talk of a new update mechanism known as Windows Update for Business (WUB). What sounded like a new platform ended up being a set of policy settings to configure Windows 10. Let’s explore some …Read more
With my previous article finishing the discussion on Windows 10 branch upgrades, I will now tackle Windows 10 cumulative updates or patching.
Windows 10 patching is one of the biggest changes and challenges for enterprises as they roll out this …Read more