Getting started with WSUS in the Windows Server 8 beta: Installing the WSUS role using the new Server Manager

Author: Yuri Diogenes, Senior Technical Writer Technical Reviewers: Travis Plunk, Software Developer Engineer Cecilia Cole, Program Manager J.C. Hornbeck, Knowledge Engineer Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) is now built in to the Windows Server 8 beta as a Server Role. We launched a series of new articles at TechNet Library about the new WSUS and… Read more

Publishing Windows Server Updates Services (WSUS) 3 SP2 through Forefront TMG 2010 SP2

Here’s a heads up on another great article I found over on the TechNet Wiki that was written by Microsoft’s own Yuri Diogenes. This one walks you through publishing Windows Server Updates Services (WSUS) 3 SP2 using Forefront TMG 2010 SP2: ===== This article explains how to publish WSUS 3 SP2 located in a DMZ… Read more

How to deploy WSUS 3 SP2 on a DMZ Protected by Forefront TMG 2010 SP2

Here’s a heads up on another cool article I found over on the TechNet Wiki that was written by Microsoft’s own Yuri Diogenes. This one walks you through deploying Windows Server Updates Services (WSUS) 3 SP2 in a DMZ protected by Forefront TMG 2010 SP2: ===== This article explains how to configure WSUS 3 SP2… Read more

How to create an Internet facing WSUS server that uses different internal and external names

Hi everyone, Joao Madureira here.  I’m a Senior Support Escalation Engineer here at Microsoft on the System Center team and I wanted to take a minute and talk about installing WSUS in an Internet facing scenario.  When installing WSUS, often times you want to have your WSUS server on the Internet but with a different… Read more

Need personalized help implementing a Microsoft product or solution? Our new ProAdvisory service may be for you

I know this isn’t necessarily specific to WSUS but I wanted to let you know of a new support offering that we’re rolling out. I am sure many of you have contacted Microsoft for support in the past and are aware of our various support offerings. We have Consumer support, Professional support and various levels… Read more

Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 5.0 Community Technical Preview (CTP) Now Available!

I know this isn’t WSUS specific but I thought it was something you’d appreciate hearing about nonetheless.   The Solution Accelerator team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 5.0 Community Technical Preview (CTP). Designed to simplify and streamline the IT infrastructure planning process across multiple scenarios through network-wide… Read more