Desktop and Mobile Device Management software
Patch Management-How To
Patch Management Baselining
Baselining is the process of setting up the common, minimum requirements of an enterprise. This could be for a group of computers or all the computers in the network. When a new computer is added to the domain, the common minimum requirements are installed and applied automatically. This saves a lot of time and effort for the administrators.
Assume, you are managing 500 computers using Desktop Central. All the computers should have the required patches which are tested and approved by the IT team. Since you know the basic requirement, you can create a baseline for the required patches and apply it to the required computers or across the network. This ensures that, whenever a new computer is added to the domain, the baseline gets applied by default.
To apply the patch baseline that you have created, to all the computers or a specific group of computers in your network, follow the steps given below: