Everyone who uses SMS 2003 SP1 should deploy the SMS 2003 Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates!
Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 SP1 uses the Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates (ITMU) to determine the update compliance of managed systems. This tool provides integration with updates offered by Windows Update and Microsoft Update. The tool shares the same security update, update rollup, and service pack data as offered by Microsoft Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).
SMS 2003 SP1 is updated to incorporate WSUS technology for scanning and deployment with support for the following products:
ITMU includes the following components:
Important note: This inventory tool can be used only within an SMS 2003 SP1 site hierarchy with certain hotfixes applied! Check here for Obtaining Required Components for SMS 2003 Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates with links to the needed components. The following list identifies the required Microsoft components:
See the SMS ITMU preinstallation guide for detailed instructions on how to deploy these requirements to your SMS environment.
Well, with all this information I hold my comment: Everyone who uses SMS 2003 SP1 should deploy the SMS 2003 Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates!SMS = Secure My System, Daniel.
Iedereen die gebruik maakt van&nbsp;SMS 2003 SP1 zou ook de&nbsp;SMS 2003 Inventory Tool for Microsoft...
Daniel is well ahead of me on searching out news.&nbsp; Here he writes about the SMS 2003 inventory tool...
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