While the basic tasks needed to carry out evaluation and planning using WSUS and SMS are described in this module, more detailed instructions can be found in the Technical Libraries listed below.
You can package up and share your dashboards, reports, Excel workbooks, and datasets with your colleagues as organizational content packs.
Ready Roll Core is also available in the Enterprise edition of Visual Studio 2017 and is a migrations-first database development and deployment tool inside Visual Studio, allowing you to extend Dev Ops processes to your SQL Server and Azure SQL databases.
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The purpose of this module is to describe the principles of the Evaluate and Plan phase of the update management process, and to introduce the types of tasks that enable evaluation and planning to be carried out using Microsoft Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) and Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS).
Note: The next release of SMS, entitled System Center Configuration Manager 2007, is now available for download at