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Patching a SFB environment - what are people using

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I am interested to know what patching tools organisations are using to update their on prem  Sfb deployments?  I'm also keen to understand what virtualisation technology was used, Hyper-V,  or VMware! Did this affect your choice of patch management tool?

 

look forward to your replies.

 

thanks

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Best Response confirmed by Peter Mccrindle (Occasional Contributor)
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I tend to recommend these servers are hand patched or at least automated in a way that can be controlled.  The incorrect patching or rebooting of SfB Servers can cause issues if you are not careful.  I blogged about the process I use here:

http://www.ucguys.com/2016/10/patching-skype-for-business-servers-with-skype-cumulative-updates.html...

This approach works for both OS related patching and Skype Cumulative updates.