Executive Software ( http://www.executive.com ), the industry leader in the development of systems management tools to enhance the speed and performance of Microsoft(R) Windows(R) systems, and Shavlik Technologies, LLC
( http://www.shavlik.com ), a leading security products and services provider, have announced the signing of an OEM agreement to provide security patch management to customers.
As part of the agreement, Executive Software will integrate Shavlik’s security patch management solution to create Patchkeeper, a patch management module being added to the Sitekeeper systems management product family,
allowing companies to assess patch compliance status on devices running Microsoft Windows operating systems, including Windows NT(R), Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003. Patchkeeper can be used as a stand-alone solution or as part of the Sitekeeper product suite.