Tag Archives: WSUS

Migrate WSUS Server from Server 2008/R2 to Server 2012/R2

The following procedure apply if you have an existing WSUS server installed on a Windows 2008 R2 OS with SQL Express and you wish to migrate to Windows Server 2012 R2 WSUS server and a separate backend database server. Step1: … Continue reading

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Migrate WSUS to Windows Server 2012 R2

Prerequisites Collect source and destination server name, IP address, Database Name, Instance Name, service account for Database instance. Download Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and install on source and destination SQL Server. Make sure destination server is joined to the … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2012: WSUS Client Not Yet Sync

Issue: Client Not Yet Sync WSUS error Resolution: Step1:  Download KB2720211 x64 and apply on WSUS server using the following steps in command prompt with administrative privilege: iisreset/stop net stop wsusservice WSUS-KB2720211-x64.exe /q C:MySetup.log iisreset net start wsusservice Step2: Open … Continue reading

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Windows Server Patching Best Practices

This article provides actionable advice about how to manage patches to reduce downtime while still maintaining the security of software services through the proactive reduction of dependencies and the use of workaround solutions. Patching Requirements Windows Server patches, hotfixes and … Continue reading

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Install and configure Forefront Client Security Step by Step part I

Forefront Client Security (FCS) is the protection technology for desktop and server against spyware and antivirus. FCS is centrally managed for both servers and client delivering automated virus protection for organisation. FCS got four different roles such as management, collection, … Continue reading

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Configure Forefront TMG 2010 to receive definition update from Windows server update services (WSUS)

Forefront TMG maintains the definitions of known viruses, worms, and other malware. To keep these important definitions up to date, Forefront TMG has built in a centralized mechanism called the Update Centre that allows the administrator to configure the update … Continue reading

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WSUS 3.0 SP2: Understanding WSUS deployment topology

In order to counteract against outside threats such as bugs, malware,  spyware and vulnerabilities, systems administrators need to update the Microsoft products constantly. Microsoft Windows Software Update Services (WSUS) allows systems administrator centrally deploy windows products updates, hotfixes, service packs, … Continue reading

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