Item level targeting is great and all, it works well for granular targeting. But with Item Level Targeting you are limited to only Active Directory components. WMI or Windows Management Instrumentation consists of a set of extensions to the Windows Driver Model that provides an operating system interface through which instrumented components provide information and notification.... Continue Reading →
Deploying a WSUS environment with GPO
WSUS or Windows Server Update Services is used on a local network to approve or reject Windows updates and security fixes. The benefits of this system of delivering updates is that it allows you as much or as little control over updates as you want. It’s all about choice. So if you do not want the Windows... Continue Reading →
AD Security Filtering and Item Level Targeting, apply specific policies to specific resources.
Let's talk Active Directory again, AD for short. In my opinion is an IT administrators best friend. It has the potential to eliminate the need for log on scripts, it can simplify software deployments to multiple computers, improve security, and eliminate malware. If you're an IT admin in a small shop or new to the... Continue Reading →