Summary

Information about the device pages:



Devices page

This page is accessed from the Patch Success menu.

Shows all the devices and their current patch status.

  • FQDN - is the fully qualified domain name of a device.
  • User - is the primary user of a device.
  • Device criticality - is the criticality of a device.
  • Device type - is the type of device, phyiscal or virtual.
  • Hardware - the device make and model.
  • CPU - the device CPU.
  • Operating system - the device operating system.
  • Patch status - the patch status of the device. 

Clicking on a device FQDN will take you to the Device details page.

Device patches page

Shows details of the selected device and all the patches related to the device.

This page is accessed by clicking on one of the Patch numbers on the Overview page table in View devices mode.

Clicking the Explore button takes you to the Home page of the Explorer application, with coverage scope predefined for the selected device. There you use any instructions (questions and actions) that you have permission to use.

Clicking the Check Status button runs the 1E-PatchSuccess-Explore instruction: Returns patch status for <patchKB> KB number(s) for the selected patches on the current device, and takes you to the Explorer application to monitor progress of the status instruction.

Clicking the Update status button will run the 1E-PatchSuccess-Refresh instruction: Returns patch status of given <patchKB> KB number(s) for PatchSuccess consumption for the selected patches on the current device and the response will be used to update the dashboards. This can be used to refresh the status of a patch within the dashboard without running the full ETL.

Clicking the Deploy button will run the 1E-PatchSuccess-Deploy instruction: Deploy specified by <patchKB> article numbers patches to targeted device to trigger deployment of selected patches to the current selected device, and takes you to the Explorer application to monitor progress of the deploy instruction. 

For more details about Patch Success instructions, please refer to Configuring Patch Success: Create the 1E Patch Success Instruction Set.

Device details :

  • Operating system title and edition
  • Device make, model and type
  • CPU make, model and speed
  • Online status of the device
  • Device criticality

The table shows a list of patches with the following details:

  • Vendor - is a patch vendor name
  • Title - is a patch title
  • Classification - is classification of a patch
  • Security update severity - is severity of security updates
  • Publish date - is a date on which the patch was published
  • Installation status - is the current status of the patch

Clicking on a device FQDN will take you to the Patch details page.

Device details page

Shows details for the selected device. For an explanation of device details please refer to Checking inventory and connectivity: The Devices table in the Explorer application.

This page is accessed by clicking a device FQDN on:

The Explore button takes you to the Home page of the Explorer application, with coverage scope predefined for the selected device. There you use any instructions (questions and actions) that you have permission to use.

The Check Status button runs the 1E-PatchSuccess-Explore instruction which Returns patch status for <patchKB> KB number(s) for all devices, and takes you to the Explorer application to monitor progress of the instruction.

For more details about Patch Success instructions, please refer to Configuring Patch Success: Create the 1E Patch Success Instruction Set.