About this service

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Other names for this service

WSUS, Windows System Update Service

Service documentation

Why to use this service

Utilizing endpoint management services or campus WSUS service managed machines can seamlessly obtain updates to software with little to no user intervention keeping machines up-to-date with current standards.


None listed.

Getting and using this service

Who can use this service


How to get this service

IT Pros should contact to begin using patch management in their environments.


No charge.

How to use this service

WSUS is managed through Active Directory Group Policy.

Quotas and usage restrictions

Quotas: None listed.

Usage Restrictions: None listed.

Sensitive data considerations

None listed.

Hours and support

Standard service hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Scheduled maintenance hours

Thursday from 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM

Staffed support hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

How to report issues