Support for Windows XP SP2 and Windows 2000 ends on July 13, 2010

I know this isn’t necessarily WSUS specific but I figured that some of you may still have some old Windows 2000 or Windows XP SP2 systems running out there and would appreciate the heads up.  As the title says, Windows XP SP2, Windows 2000 Server and Windows 2000 Professional are reaching End of Support (EOS)… 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

Coming soon to WSUS – Vista and Windows Server 2008 SP2

Looks like the Microsoft Update Product Team blog just announced that Service Pack 2 for Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 is scheduled to come to WSUS in the next couple weeks.  I don’t want to steal all of their thunder but I have their intro and a link below: ======== Hi All, Just a… Read more

Installing WSUS 3.0 SP1 through Windows Server 2008 SP2 Server Manager

The good folks over on the WSUS product team blog just published a great post on how to install WSUS 3.0 SP1 through Windows Server 2008 SP2 Server Manager.  Check out their intro and direct link below: ======== By default, Windows Server 2008 SP2 includes the ability to install the Windows Server Update Services Role… Read more