Patch for Windows

BigFix Patch for Windows provides Fixlets for Microsoft security and non-security patches. Dashboards, wizards, and reports aid you in managing updates for various endpoint devices.

BigFix provides highly scalable, multi-platform, automated patch management solutions. Computers around the globe rely on the BigFix Unified Management Platform to deploy critical updates to workstations, servers and other devices, regardless of location, running a wide variety of operating systems and applications.

BigFix deploys in days, not months, so you can realize business value by meeting compliance requirements, reducing organizational risk and containing costs.

BigFix leads the patch management market in terms of breadth of coverage, speed, automation, and cost effectiveness of its solution. The solution, which includes deploying a multi-purpose, lightweight BigFix agent to all endpoint devices, supports a wide variety of device types that range from workstations and servers to mobile and point-of-sale (POS) devices.

New Features

Support for Windows 10 Feature Updates
BigFix Patches for Windows expanded its coverage to include support for Windows 10 Feature Updates of the Education, Enterprise, and Professional editions and their N variants. In this release, BigFix offers the custom repository feature.
  • Supported editions: Education, Enterprise, Professional, Education N, Enterprise N, Professional N
  • Architecture: x86, x64
  • Languages : English and Japanese
Updates in the Custom Repository Settings feature tasks

The Custom Repository Settings feature tasks are now available in the Patching Support site instead of the Updates for Windows Applications site.

The Create or Update Custom Repository (Windows) task was retired and replaced by the Set or Update Custom Repository (Windows) task, which is accessible in the Patching Support site.