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IBM Endpoint Manager for Patch Management

Last Review: August 11, 2015

Available To:

  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff

Vendor: IBM

Product: Endpoint Manager

Version: 9.2.7.53

Standard Software Supported By: Desktop

OIT Support Levels: Full

Function:

IBM® Endpoint Manager for Patch Management provides the user with the ability to assess, deploy and manage operating system and application patches for off-domain Windows computers and Linux computers.  This is a time saving feature that automates the patch management tasks, thereby decreasing the security risk of the computer, decreasing the user’s workload, and improving the efficiency of the patching process.

System Requirements:

  • Base OS: Ubuntu
  • OS Version: 10, 12 and 14

How to Get:

The IBM Endpoint Management for Patch Management has been established to address the patching and updating needs for UTA owned client systems that are

  • Off UTA domain Windows systems
  • Linux: CentOS, RedHat, SUSE, and Ubuntu systems

The patch management solution can be put into use by performing the installation of an OS compatible client.  Please select the instructional link which corresponds to your system's operating system to access client manual installation instructions.