System Requirements

System Requirements

Ensuring that system's hardware and software configurations conform to the minimum requirements, as required by Patch Connect Plus is a critical step while installing the product. Hence we strongly suggest going through this entire document to completely understand the pre-requisites

Once the basic system requirements are confirmed, we'll guide you through the different specifications required for SCCM installation

Basic System Requirements

Hardware Requirements

The minimum hardware requirements for Patch Connect Plus installation machine includes the following:

  • Processor Information - Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz 3 MB cache
  • RAM Size - 2 GB
  • Hard Disk Space - 10 GB
  • System version - only 64 bit machine

Supported Browsers

You are required to install any of the following browsers on your computer to access Patch Connect Plus console:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 and later versions
  • Mozilla Firefox 44 and later versions
  • Google Chrome 47 and later versions

Once these basic system requirements are met, you will be able to start using Intune. However for SCCM, a few more checks need to be done first and can be found below.

Note: Patch Connect Plus supports Intune management, with all operating systems running on Windows.

Minimum system requirements for SCCM

Software Requirements

Patch Connect Plus can be installed on the machine with the following software requirement:

  • It can be installed on the machine where WSUS server is installed or the machine should contain WSUS admin console which is compatible with the primary WSUS server version.
  • SCCM version supported: SCCM version 2012 (version 5.00.7804.x) and above.
  • Note: Ensure that the WSUS server is of version 3.0 SP2 with WSUS-KB2720211 installed.

User role pre-requisites

The below pre-requisites defines the user roles required to use PCP:

  • WSUS : The account user should be a member of "WSUS Administrators" group of both WSUS console and Server machines.
  • SCCM : The account user should be a member of "SMS Admins" group.
  • SCCM SQL DB : The account user should have "SELECT" permissions of SCCM database.

Supported Operating Systems:

Patch connect Plus can be installed on the machines with the following operating system,

WSUS server OS WSUS Version OS where Patch Connect Plus can be installed
Windows server 2019 10.0.17763.x Windows server 2019
Windows server 2016 10.0.14393.x Windows 10, Windows server 2016.
Windows server 2012 R2 6.3.9600.x Windows 8.1, Windows server 2012 R2.
Windows server 2012 6.2.9200.x Windows 8, Windows server 2012.
Windows server 2008 R2 & below 3.x Windows 7, Windows vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 R2 & below