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Key Tasks in Patch Management Solution for Mac 7.1 SP2

Created: 12 Apr 2013 • Updated: 12 Apr 2013
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Patch Management Solution for Mac lets you scan Mac computers for the updates that they require. The solution then reports on the findings and lets you automate the downloading and distribution of needed software updates.

In the following table are links to articles that explain the key tasks and topics in Patch Management Solution for Mac.
 
Task Description Article link
Check for available software updates
You can check target Mac computers for the software updates that they require. When you run the Check Available Updates Task, the target Mac computers download software update information from Apple and then report the list of available updates to Notification Server.
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View the list of available software updates
You can view the list of available software updates in the AvailableMacSoftware Updates for computers managed by this server report and the number of computers that require an update.
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Installing individual software updates After you collect available software updates
inventory you can install individual software updates directly from reports.
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Installing all updates
Patch Management Solution for Mac also provides the automated rollout jobs that
let you install all software updates that match a specific criteria.
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