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Windows Server Update Services

7.8 / 10

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What is Windows Server Update Services?

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) enables information technology administrators to deploy the latest Microsoft product updates. You can use WSUS to fully manage the distribution of updates that are released through Microsoft Update to computers on your network.

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Windows Server Update Services Ratings

Real user data aggregated to summarize the product performance and customer experience.
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80 Likeliness to Recommend

97 Plan to Renew

80 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value


Emotional Footprint Overview

+84 Net Emotional Footprint

The emotional sentiment held by end users of the software based on their experience with the vendor. Responses are captured on an eight-point scale.

How much do users love Windows Server Update Services?

3% Negative
6% Neutral
91% Positive

Pros

  • Efficient Service
  • Respectful
  • Saves Time
  • Effective Service

Feature Ratings

Average 74

Approval Process

79

Scheduling

79

Notifications

78

Automation

78

Deployment

75

Validation

75

Reporting

74

Management Console

74

Testing

72

Assessment

71

Third Party Application Patching

60

Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 74

Ease of IT Administration

80

Business Value Created

78

Vendor Support

77

Ease of Data Integration

77

Quality of Features

76

Usability and Intuitiveness

75

Breadth of Features

73

Ease of Implementation

73

Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement

72

Ease of Customization

70

Availability and Quality of Training

66

Windows Server Update Services Reviews

Giorgi K.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Other
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2021

Product is good because of it's FREE!

Likeliness to Recommend

78

What differentiates Windows Server Update Services from other similar products?

It's absolutely free, you only need Windows Server license

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Favorite aspect is that the product is free (and only required Windows License)

What do you dislike most about this product?

Interface, it looks like very old looking interface.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

To make the product easier to use, with less bugs and laggs, with better visual and better design. I think this product can be the best in Windows Update procedures if it was looked after better.

Pros

  • Client Friendly Policies
  • Respectful
  • Client's Interest First
  • Friendly Negotiation

Cons

  • Slower Product Innovation
  • Less Reliable

Oluwanbe O.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Government
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Sep 2022

Patch winows system easily

Likeliness to Recommend

89

What differentiates Windows Server Update Services from other similar products?

It's a great tool for managing and patching windows environment

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Easy update patching of windows user/client operating systems and server operating systems

What do you dislike most about this product?

User interface can be improved

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Great product for server patching in a windows/active directory environment

Pros

  • Respectful
  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable

Hasan K.

  • Role: Finance
  • Industry: Banking
  • Involvement: Business Leader or Manager
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Sep 2022

All environments are now more up-to-date

Likeliness to Recommend

89

What differentiates Windows Server Update Services from other similar products?

All environments are now more up-to-date and secure

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

All environments are now more up-to-date and secure, one-stop management

What do you dislike most about this product?

Local support maybe a little

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

if you want All environments are now more up-to-date and secure, one-stop management please prefer it.

Pros

  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Efficient Service
  • Effective Service