Introduction to Patch Management Best Practices

This section provides recommendations on configuring Security Controls for optimum performance. It also describes the best approach to use for a number of common patch management situations. Many of the following best practices are based on actual customer examples. This information has been compiled by Support and Sales Engineering personnel at Ivanti.

Related Topics

Console Software and Hardware Recommendations

Port Requirements and Firewall Configuration

Distributed Environment Management

Configuring Agentless Patch Management

Best Approach for Applying Patches in an Agentless Environment

Automating Patch Management in an Agentless Environment

Agent-Based Patch Management

Agent Rollout Options

Installing and Supporting Agents on Internet-Based Machines

Agent-Based Product Level and Patch Deployment Process

Guide to Surviving Patch Tuesday

Microsoft SQL Server Database Maintenance

Performing Patching in a Disconnected Environment