Understanding the Microsoft Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool
The Microsoft Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool (OVMST) provides guidance and automated tools to keep the offline virtualized environment up to date with the latest updates and safe from attackers. The Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool now supports Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2008 R2, Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2), and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) 3.0 SP2. OVMST 2.1 also supports updates to Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 virtual machines. In this podcast, the speakers provide an overview of the features in Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2.1, and the speakers preview the key features for the next version of the tool.