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Microsoft Windows Server Update Services Pros

Julio Orihuela - PeerSpot reviewer
Computer network and Data Center administrator at a sports company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The most important aspect is that we can centrally deploy the updates that are necessary for the organization. It's important.
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WG
Technology Consultant at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
A valuable feature about this solution is that it enforces an updating and patching process for my applications.
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IslamElsherpieny - PeerSpot reviewer
Network Security Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
It is a scalable solution.
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NE
IT Systems Administrator at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Provides the ability to create multiple downstream servers.
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SG
Lead - Global IT Networks at a recruiting/HR firm with 10,001+ employees
Setup is very simple and straightforward.
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YJ
Systems Engineer at Cambridge Health Alliance
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services is highly stable. It is one of the most stable solutions from Microsoft.
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SB
Chief Operating Officer at a transportation company with 5,001-10,000 employees
The most valuable features are that it is included with Windows, and it can be driven by Group Policy Objects (GPOs).
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Alejandro Bartolomeo - PeerSpot reviewer
Country Manager at Arkano Software
The most valuable feature of Microsoft Windows Server Update Services is the efficiency once configured.
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Carlo Du Plessis - PeerSpot reviewer
Security Specialist at Engen
The most valuable feature is Server Update's stability.
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Microsoft Windows Server Update Services Cons

Julio Orihuela - PeerSpot reviewer
Computer network and Data Center administrator at a sports company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The reporting is not as practical as I would like it to be.
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WG
Technology Consultant at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
This solution's deployment could be improved. When I was the admin, there were some problems when deploying to clients. Sometimes the policy is not effective. I guess, more on the reliability side, more reliable means working more often with the clients. It could be easier to deploy.
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IslamElsherpieny - PeerSpot reviewer
Network Security Engineer at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
The product must integrate with third-party applications.
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Patch Management
September 2022
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NE
IT Systems Administrator at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
User interface is outdated and not user-friendly.
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SG
Lead - Global IT Networks at a recruiting/HR firm with 10,001+ employees
Some issues with scalability in larger organizations.
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YJ
Systems Engineer at Cambridge Health Alliance
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services could improve by being less cumbersome to use. It's somewhat difficult to use, but we manage to get through it.
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SB
Chief Operating Officer at a transportation company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Job management and control is an area that is in need of improvement.
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Alejandro Bartolomeo - PeerSpot reviewer
Country Manager at Arkano Software
Microsoft Windows Server Update Services could improve the ease of use.
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Carlo Du Plessis - PeerSpot reviewer
Security Specialist at Engen
More integration with different platforms would be an improvement.
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Buyer's Guide
Patch Management
September 2022
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635,162 professionals have used our research since 2012.