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Server+ Certification Training Guide by Server+ Certified Technician Elton Jernigan

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Installing Network Operating System Updates

  • 2.5 Install NOS updates to design specifications

Periodically, network operating system vendors issue updates to their network operating systems. These updates have various names. (Microsoft calls them service packs, IBM calls them fixpacs, and Novell calls them patches.) These updates usually fix bugs or close security holes that have been found in the released version of the operating system. You should download updates that fix or close security holes from the network operating system vendor’s web site and immediately install them on the network operating system. Be aware that some network applications (for example, Microsoft Exchange Server, an email server) require you to install a specific service ...

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