WSUS 3.0 Service Pack 1 verfuegbar

In den letzten Stunden wurde das Service Pack 1 für WSUS (Windows Server Update Services) freigegeben.

The improvements that SP1 offers include:

• Support for Windows Server 2008.
• New Client Servicing API:
   • Support client registration.
   • Filter of updates by category and classification.
   • Provide applicability rule extension mechanism.
   • Obtain package metadata and report update status for each client.
• Improvements for local publishing: supports publishing of drivers within the enterprise by using vendor provided catalogs. API include support for bundles and prerequisites.
• All hotfixes: WSUS 3.0 SP1 includes all the changes and hotfixes that have been issued since the release of WSUS 3.0.
• Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2005: WSUS 3.0 SP1 lets you use SQL Server 2005.

Das Service Pack 1 kann über das Download Center heruntergeladen werden. Es wird in Kürze natürlich auch über WSUS verfügbar sein.

Bitte wie immer genau die Release Notes lesen!

Wer das WSUS 3.0 SP1 auf einem Small Business Server 2003 installieren will, sollte dringend diesen Hinweis beachten.

Viele Grüße

Dieter Rauscher
MVP Forefront