Readiness Blog

News and updates for those concerned with keeping applications compatible, secure, and compliant throughout Windows updates and patches.

Opinion

Continuous Update Models: Good for Developers, Bad for IT Departments

Desktop migrations used to be a big thing: maybe kind of a heroic effort, with sacrifices in time, money and broken systems during deployment. Due …

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Virtualization

Layering is Back!

What are the downsides of layering and virtualization that prevent it from being the cost saver that these companies were expecting? Are they avoidable and if so, how? Is it time, once again, for the virtual machine to shine?

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Patch Tuesday

Take your time, get it right for March Patch Tuesday

With 115 patches, this will be a difficult set of updates to release and manage. Test the changes to each platform, create a staged rollout plan and wait for imminent changes from Microsoft.

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