Software update synchronization in Configuration Manager is the process of retrieving the software update metadata that meets the criteria that you configure.
The software update point on the central administration site, or on a stand-alone primary site, retrieves the metadata from Microsoft Update on a predetermined schedule.
Chances are, these always seem to present themselves right when we are in the middle of doing something seemingly important, so it’s all too convenient to click on that “Remind Me Later” button.
After installation, Linux requires configuration and systems administration.
Corporate systems need monitoring, backups, updates, as well as system and user management.
Updated: January 22, 2016Applies To: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1, System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP2, System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager SP1The overall process for software updates in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager includes four main operational phases: synchronization, compliance assessment, deployment, and monitoring.
The synchronization phase is the process of synchronizing the software update metadata from Microsoft Update and inserting it into the site server database.