Magazine Article | August 31, 2018

The Biggest Channel Disruption No One is Talking About

By Andrew Moore

Talk to your clients about patching Windows 10 before your competitors do.

If you have not had to explain why you can no longer control Microsoft patches for the Windows 10 desktop operating systems (OS) to your clients, do not worry; you will get your chance. What has been a pillar for the managed services industry for over 10 years, the ability to push, exclude, and monitor the installation of security patches for the Windows Desktop OS, has been changed forever. Although, this is Microsoft. Forever can only last as long as the multibillion dollar software giant’s newest licensing model.