Solaris 9 to Ease Patch Uploads

Sun Microsystems Inc. is hoping to lift up its operating system where competitors have slipped, through automated software and security patch uploading. Among the new features planned for Solaris 9, due at the end of the month, is Patch Manager, an analysis engine that automates the process of locating required security and software patches for a target system, said officials of the Palo Alto, Calif., company. Also on tap is Solaris Product Registry, a mechanism that maintains a record of the software installed, modified or removed through the life cycle of a system.” Read the the report at ExtremeTech.


  1. 2002-05-14 7:46 am
  2. 2002-05-14 10:57 am
  3. 2002-05-14 4:47 pm
  4. 2002-05-14 9:04 pm