JavadKamyabiInformation Technology Security Specialist at a university
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"Because it is not open-source, it has to compete with open-source solutions. Relatively it is expensive to open-source."
"The WSUS cost is included in Microsoft Windows, and there are no licensing fees."
"The integration is included in the Windows Server system, and there are no additional fees."
"This product comes included with Windows and can be used free of charge."
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Ivanti Patch for SCCM, powered by Shavlik, maximizes your organization’s investment in SCCM to reduce security risks from unpatched non-Microsoft third-party applications. Keep your risk low and your software up-to-date without adding unnecessary infrastructure or cost.
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) enables information technology administrators to deploy the latest Microsoft product updates. You can use WSUS to fully manage the distribution of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to computers on your network. This topic provides an overview of this server role and more information about how to deploy and maintain WSUS.
Ivanti Patch for SCCM is ranked 11th in Patch Management while Microsoft Windows Server Update Services is ranked 5th in Patch Management with 8 reviews. Ivanti Patch for SCCM is rated 0.0, while Microsoft Windows Server Update Services is rated 6.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Windows Server Update Services writes "While this product is versatile, the challenges of competing against capable open-source solutions make it less desirable". Ivanti Patch for SCCM is most compared with SolarWinds Patch Manager, ManageEngine Patch Connect Plus, Symantec Patch Management Solution and BigFix, whereas Microsoft Windows Server Update Services is most compared with SCCM, BigFix, Quest KACE Systems Management, Kaseya VSA and GFI LanGuard.
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