Patching machine on premises using Intune

Copper Contributor

Hello everyone.


I need a advice from this group if it's free :).

What alternatives we have to patch the servers? A friend told me to use Intune but at this moment I didn't see anyone information related to that.


Thank you for your help

2 Replies
Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) is a free alternative. Intune requires a license per.
Intune manages and patches regular Windows clients, not servers. As "springtoaster" mentioned, WSUS is the traditional alternative on-premises. The way forward for patch management of servers connected to Azure (using Azure Arc) is this methodology:

It would require Azure Arc onboarding of the On-premises servers.