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Creating a New Ivanti Patch for Windows® Servers Agent Policy

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An agent policy defines exactly what an agent can or cannot do. With Ivanti Patch for Windows® Servers Agent you can create as many different agent policies as is needed. This provides a great deal of flexibility, enabling you to assign different agent policies to different machines in your organization.

All agent policies are configured on the Ivanti Patch for Windows® Servers console and then either "push installed" to the desired target machines or installed manually. An agent policy can be configured with any combination of patch, asset, and/or power management capabilities.

To create a new Ivanti Patch for Windows® Servers Agent policy:

1.From the main menu select New >Agent Policy.

2.Type a name for the new agent policy and then click OK.

The Agent Policy Editor window is displayed.

3.See the following topics for information on configuring the agent policy:

Configuring General Settings

Configuring Patch Tasks

Configuring Asset Tasks

Configuring Power Tasks


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