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Shavlik is good and has more out of the box third party catalog support than patch manager has.
The easiest and largest catalog in me experience is probably PDQ deploy.
Solarwinds patch manager is pretty good for third party catalog out of the box support though and you can create custom packages even if that process can be difficult and you wont get support from solarwinds to do so. The really great thing about solarwinds is the reporting aspect. Its honestly second to none that I have used and very flexible, although again there is a learning curve to creating complicated reports. Solarwinds PM also has an SCCM extension pack although I do not use SCCM so I dont know how well that works or what it all incorporates.
I also cannot ignore the fact that it seems that there are very little resources given to patch manager internally from solarwinds so there isnt much development (just my perception at least) and lately the team changed and has not done a good job keeping things current. It used to be one day after adobe or oracle released a package we would get it in the catalog but its hit and miss now. The community is good but ever since lawrence garvin died a few years ago we dont have a real strong vocal expert in the area, although kellytice does a pretty good job trying to give answers.
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We traded in Patch Manager for shavlik. With SCCM shavlik and secunia were both great. However, we use nessus and a bunch of other auditing tools so we couldn't justify the extra expense for Secunia. Both companies were great to work with as far as a POC goes as well.