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DEFINITION: Patch management is an area of systems management that involves acquiring, testing, and installing multiple patches (code changes) to an administered computer system. Patch management tasks include: maintaining current knowledge of available patches, deciding what patches are appropriate for particular systems, ensuring that patches are installed properly, testing systems after installation, and documenting  … 
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WSUS for Secure Patching: Top Tips, Tricks and Scripts for Overcoming Limitations and Challenges
sponsored by Lumension
VIDEO: In this webinar, Windows expert Randy Franklin Smith shares some the best tips, tricks and scripts for addressing patching issues within WSUS.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Premiered: 25 Feb 2014

Lumension

La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology: Customer Video
sponsored by Absolute Software
VIDEO: In this on-demand video case study, learn how the right enterprise-level management software allowed La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology to better manage, secure, and track all of its systems and devices.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Premiered: 12 Nov 2013

Absolute Software

How to take Advantage of Security Ops that go Beyond the OS
sponsored by Intel and McAfee
WEBCAST: In this webcast, get security advice from Ed Metcalf, Director of Product and Solution Marketing at McAfee and his colleague, Deepak Kolingivadi, Senior Product Manager, and discover how to gain full value from one security system solution that will reduce costs and increase business productivity.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 15, 2013

Intel and McAfee

Reducing Your Patch Cycle to Less Than 5 Days
sponsored by Tenable Network Security
WEBCAST: This informative webcast explores the challenges of vulnerability management and creative solutions to help you fully leverage your vulnerability management process and reduce your patch cycle.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Sep 3, 2013

Tenable Network Security

SecuritySCAPE Virtual Conference 2012: IT Security Made Simple
sponsored by Lumension
VIRTUAL SEMINAR: Register now to attend SecuritySCAPE 2012, this year's premiere IT security virtual event. Gain insight into topics including endpoint security, vulnerability, data theft, and more from industry analysts, thought leaders, and IT pros from around the world.
Posted: 12 Sep 2012 | Premiered: 25 Sep 2012

Lumension

Tivoli Endpoint Manager: Continuous Compliance In A Distributed World
sponsored by Mainline Information Systems
WEBCAST: Through this webcast you will learn about endpoint security and the new solutions being offered with more tools included than previous years. You will find out how endpoint security is made up a various security tools in order to meet compliance standards and increase your organizations bottom line.
Posted: 31 May 2011 | Premiered: May 26, 2011

Mainline Information Systems

Debunking the Top 5 Misconceptions about Data Protection
sponsored by Lumension
PODCAST: Check out this white paper to learn about the top 5 misconceptions about data protection and how your company can effectively address them to increase the security of its information assets.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Premiered: Apr 28, 2008

Lumension

Minimize the Impact of Patch Tuesday
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WEBCAST: Register for this webcast held monthly on the Wednesday after Patch Tuesday starting at 12:00 PM, ET. Get information on the latest Microsoft Patches and how they could affect you and your network environment.
Posted: 29 Nov 2007 | Premiered: Dec 12, 2007, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

Shavlik Technologies

Minimize the Impact of Patch Tuesday
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WEBCAST: Get information on the latest Microsoft Patches and how they could affect you and your network environment.
Posted: 06 Nov 2007 | Premiered: Nov 14, 2007, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

Shavlik Technologies

Minimize the Impact of Patch Tuesday
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WEBCAST: Attend this monthly webcast to learn about Microsoft Patches and which are the most relevant to protecting your network environment.
Posted: 27 Aug 2007 | Premiered: Oct 10, 2007, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

Shavlik Technologies

Minimize the Impact of Patch Tuesday
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WEBCAST: Register for this webcast held monthly on the Wednesday after Patch Tuesday starting at 12:00 PM EDT. Get information on the latest Microsoft Patches and how they could affect you and your network environment.
Posted: 10 Aug 2007 | Premiered: Nov 14, 2007, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

Shavlik Technologies

On-Demand Webcast: Proven Data Center Solutions for Oracle (NetApp and Oracle Speakers)
sponsored by NetApp
WEBCAST: Attend this Webcast to learn more about fast application development and data management strategies that will allow you to standardize, automate and consolidate your Oracle database.
Posted: 09 Apr 2007 | Premiered: Apr 1, 2007

NetApp

Intel vPro Technology Launch Video
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WEBCAST: Business Desktop PCs with Intel vPro technology provide down-the-wire proactive security and manageability capabilities for your every business needs'-even when the user's environment is inoperable.
Posted: 02 Oct 2006 | Premiered: Oct 2, 2006

Intel Corporation
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PATCH MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  all associated procedures, such as specific configurations required. A number of products are available to automate patch management tasks, including RingMaster's Automated Patch Management, PatchLink Update, and Gibraltar's Everguard.Like its real world counterpart, a patch is a "make-do" fix rather than an elegant solution. Patches are sometimes ineffective, and can sometimes cause more problems than they fix. Patch management experts, such as Mark Allen, CTO of Gibraltar Software, suggest that system administrators take simple steps to avoid problems, such as performing backups and testing … 
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