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Simplify and automate these patches and more with SolarWinds Patch Manager. Check out the attached spreadsheet for recent patches. The Patch Manager catalog contains the following products: Vendor App... Patch Manager 2019.4 has shipped and we are already busy working on the next release. Here's what we're working on: Web Console: updates to the Orion web console to providing patch and computer update status. ... Patch Manager 2019.4 is now available on the Customer Portal and solarwinds.com. This release includes the following improvements: Orion Installer: You can now install the Patch Manager web console along with ... I'm happy to announce that Patch Manager 2.1.6 is now available. This release marks the addition of PowerShell® script support and other improvements. You can view the Release Notes here. PowerShell Scrip... CAB file with required meta-data to allow Patch Manager to download and install the SolarWinds Backup Agent, version 18.2 (current as of March 20, 2018). Download and import into your SPM deployment, this pack... Import this report under Reporting → Configuration Management Reports → Computer (Registry Information). The correct functioning of this report is predicated on having an Inventory task running that ... Had a request from a customer for some reports to break down updates by WSUS groups. I made the "Computer Update Status by Group" report first, then applied a couple filter sets to generate different views. ... I honestly didn't know this was a thing until someone asked me to do it, and it turns out Patch Manager can help with this! Import this under Configuration Management Reports → Local Users, Groups, and Lo... After patch manager was setup with a daily schedule of blocks of servers I was tasked with automating both unmanaging and snapshotting of these servers prior to Patch Manager kicking off each night. I figured that oth... Here is a simple report that contains a column showing the current group memberships for the computers. I made this by editing the "Computer Update Status Approved Updates" report, converting all of the fields there t... Import under "Windows Server Update Services Analytics." Based on the KBs and Security Bulletin listed in this article from Microsoft: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4013389/title Hoping thi... Here are some videos that go over setting up and explaining custom packages: http://bcove.me/5vvei746 http://bcove.me/7grb9jlu ricardooliveira Patch Manager report that returns machine name if there are updates "Installed Pending Reboot" and provides a list of which updates are asking for reboot on each machine. Import this into Reporting\WSUS Report... We put this together as a quick reference guide to patch servers. It's an easy step by step process, and the documentation has been validated by loopone systems. EDIT: I've updated the documentation to reflect... This unsupported 7-Zip package contains both x86 and x64 versions of 7-Zip 9.20. The binary from the vendor is not digitally signed and will generate an error regarding this upon download. These packages have not been... Would anyone be able to show me what the various WMI options do in Patch Manager? I've attached a screen shot. This is just a modified copy of the "Update Approvals" report, with approvals info added, summarizing when updates were released,synced and approved This is our current patching process. I'd like to see if anyone has any tips or comments. Recently decided to try the Dell BIOS updates that are available in Patch Manager. However, whether I use Update Management to push it to a specific machine, or just approve it for a group in WSUS, it fails.... Import under "Installed Programs and Features" in Patch Manager.