Patching the Fabric with SCVMM 2012
Update Catalog and Baselines, first we need WSUS..
You can install WSUS on Windows 8 by selecting the WSUS role:
After doing post deployment config, configure WSUS. Restart the server. I have restarted the service several times but I was getting an error saying that WSUS console 3.0 SP2 needs to be installed.
Go to Fabric, select Update Servers, add your new WSUS server.
well… I cannot continue with Windows 8 beta. Scratch all start with 2k8r2 as a base for VMM.
OK. Time to cont… w/2k8R2
After adding WSUS to update server, updates starts showing up
By default there are two baselines that includes security and critical updates and they have no assignments:
To create a new baseline, you need to select create icon on the ribbon (right clicking on that node does not work )
Baseline can be managed using
- set-scbaseline mybaseline –addupdates $updates etc
To use default baselines, assignment needs to be added:
Then the status can be viewed and hosts can be scanned, and remediated:
In WSUS you will see a new container:
From compliance properties, update list can be seen and exemptions can be created (select the update, click create"):