You work as a System Administrator for company Inc. Management has asked you to find a way to make
sure that all systems working in the network are updated on a regular basis.
Which of the following will you configure to update the systems?
In order to update all systems regularly, you should configure WSUS on the server and connect all the
systems to this server.
Windows Server Update Services is an edition of the Microsoft Update service that can be hosted on the
private network. WSUS connects to the Windows Update site and downloads information about available
updates and adds them to list of updates for administrator approval.
An administrator approves these updates for deployment on computers in the network.
The computers in the network running either Windows Update or Automatic Updates (in earlier versions of
Windows) connect to the WSUS server and download the Updates.
A: The use of Windows System Image Manager (Windows SIM) tool is to create unattended Windows
Setup answer files in a graphical user interface (GUI) environment. The user can create an answer file in
GUI environment using information from a Windows image (.wim) file and a catalog (.clg) file. Component
settings are required to be inserted to an appropriate configuration pass in the answer file.
B: Windows DS is used to install operating systems to set up new computers through a network without
having to be physically present at each computer and without having to install directly from a CD or DVD.
Windows DS is commonly used to deploy Windows operating systems in large to medium size business
C: System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) is a tool that offers service- oriented monitoring that
enables administrators to monitor information technology services, scale monitoring across large
organizations, and use Microsoft application and operating system knowledge to resolve operational
problems. It provides an easy-to-use monitoring environment that monitors a large number of servers,
applications, and clients to provide a comprehensive view of the health of an organization’s IT