sponsored by Dell, Inc.
Posted:  27 Jul 2006
Published:  01 Jul 2006
Format:  PDF
Length:  7  Page(s)
Type:  White Paper
Language:  English
When designing and implementing a methodology to manage software updates, administrators can also plan for and select appropriate hardware updates, thereby consolidating both functions into a single process that can help keep environments stable and reliable.

This article provides best-practices guidelines for those who manage, review or approve hardware updates for Dell servers or oversee Dell server-based data centers and test environments. The update process described in this article is based on a high-level, four-stage patch management process model. The four phases are:
  • Assess
  • Identify
  • Evaluate and plan
  • Deploy
Download Applying Updates for Dell PowerEdge Servers Using Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 Part 1 now.

Data Center Management | Patch Management | Server Hardware | Server Management | Server Software | Software Upgrades | Systems Testing

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