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patch management

The installation of patches from a software vendor onto an organization's computers. Patching thousands of PCs and servers is a major issue. A patch should be applied to test machines first before deployment, and the testing environments must represent all the users' PCs with their unique mix of installed software. See patch.
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Its Clarity(TM) software and D2500 database appliance provide companies with the ability to simplify and manage critical database operational tasks such as deployment, patch management, auditing, encryption and replication across the enterprise.
Its Clarity software and D2500 database appliance provide companies with the ability to simplify and manage critical database operational tasks such as deployment, patch management, auditing, encryption and replication across the enterprise.
For context, it's worth noting that these standardization efforts are only part of a much broader set of initiatives designed to improve patch management across the board.
Specifically, not all agencies have established patch management policies and procedures.
As well as application and operating system deployment and configuration capabilities, On's iCommand product also offers functionality for inventory and patch management, which is providing an increasingly critical role in ensuring that enterprise systems remain secure.
SysUpdate is a policy-driven patch management and vulnerability remediation solution that automatically updates network machines to protect them against potential security threats.
According to Microsoft, Secunia is its most trusted third-party patch management software that it recommends to its customers and channel partners.
We also think about patching and patch management a lot, even though that is not what we do.
GFI Software announced yesterday that GFI LanGuard now supports vulnerability assessment and patch management for computers running the Mac OS X operating system.
Remote access, support and collaboration solutions provider LogMeIn Inc (Nasdaq:LOGM) announced on Monday new patch management capabilities to its remote access and management product lines, LogMeIn Pro and LogMeIn Central.
The solution features the following capabilities: application and license management, enabling companies to deploy software and manage licenses across the network; security, change and configuration management; automated patch management; computer imaging; power management; and asset inventory.
Shavlik Technologies, LLC, a market leader in simplifying and automating critical IT operations, and Numara Software, a leader in service management and asset management solutions for IT professionals, have announced that the two companies have renewed their partnership agreement that allows Shavlik's patch management technology to be fully integrated into Numara Patch Manager to more effectively secure IT environments of all sizes.