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WSUS

(Windows Server Update Services) Formerly Software Update Services (SUS), WSUS is Windows server software from Microsoft that automatically downloads Windows-related updates and distributes them to client machines over the local network.
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For both the antivirus server and the WSUS server, we chose to use a "pull" technology.
As a user of the earlier SUS for more than a year, I am excited about the updated control that WSUS gives you when deploying patches.
We are watching how well the ships are using the WSUS tool and working with the TYCOMS and the ships to improve their patch readiness.
Windows 8 users can obtain the Flash update via the Windows Update service, as well as through the enterprise-grade WSUS (Windows Server Update Services).
It is usually done automatically, either via the external Microsoft Update Server or an internal WSUS.
We ran these servers on the SIPR network and also had DNS, domain, exchange, WSUS, and SAV servers on the NIPR network.
Additional related services: ESX (i), Hyper-V Failover Clustering, AD, DNS, DHCP, NTP, IIS, WSUS, FS, DFS, SPAM filtering, SMTP service, CASE and other anti-virus software, ILO and management tools, Terminal servers (5), FTP, Remote Apps, Backup Exec, HP Data Protector backup systems.
A workaround in theater was created by the 13th Sustainment Command (E) and 316th Expeditionary Sustainment Command with a Windows Servers Update Services which enabled all CSSAMOs in theater to redirect their STAMIS to the WSUS server to retrieve all IAVAs in a timely manner.