[ngw] OT: ZCm vs WSUS

Joseph Marton jmmarton at gmail.com
Fri Feb 28 12:16:21 UTC 2014

As Bas pointed out, the comparison would really be ZPM to WSUS however
honestly there's no comparison IMO. :-)

Pro: It's free
Con: It only patches Windows and Office

Pro: It patches around 20 vendors' products (inc. Microsoft), it has patch
policies which offer "set it and forget" patching capability, it can patch
Windows/Mac/Linux, it offers baselining capabilities so that new devices
into the zone receive a minimum set of patches, it's fully integrated into
ZCM meaning it doesn't have to be managed as a completely separate tool,
and lastly it kicks butt.
Con: It's not free.


On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 2:04 AM, Thys de Beer <thys at nwpg.gov.za> wrote:

> Hi All, Any good docs on this out there?
> Disclaimer
> "This e-mail and any files transmitted with it may contain information
> which is confidential, private or privilege in nature and it is for the
> sole use of the recipient to whom it is addressed. If you are not the
> intended recipient, you must immediately notify the sender via electronic
> mail and further refrain from reading, disseminating, distributing, copying
> or using this message or any of its transmitted files. Any views of this
> message and its transmitted files are those of the sender unless the sender
> specifically states such views to be those of the North-West Provincial
> Government. Though this message and its transmitted files have been swept
> for the presence of computer viruses, the North-West Provincial Government
> accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss, damage or expenses resulting
> directly or indirectly from the use or access of this message or any of its
> transmitted files."
> _______________________________________________
> ngw mailing list
> ngw at ngwlist.com
> http://ngwlist.com/mailman/listinfo/ngw

More information about the ngw mailing list