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WSUS Administration and Delegation

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I am currently the only person who manages and approves updates in our WSUS environment for over 700 computers and 80 servers. I would like to train one of my staff members (a green systems admin) on how to approve/manager and handle Windows Updates for our environment.

Does anyone have any advice or recommendations for some "best practices" to show him. I would also like him to be in charge of restarting some of the lower priority servers, is there a good program or application to manage server maintenance windows?

Thanks!
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WSUS GPOs  how does it apply.

approval ( aromatic approval, manual approval and approval for uninstall).

Maintain WSUS database ( run the clean up wizard).

also heeds to know how to reset automatic updates components :http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058

more info :
http://blogs.technet.com/b/wsus/

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc706995(WS.10).aspx

WSUS 2.0:Step-by-Step Guide to Getting Started with Microsoft Windows Server Update Services 2.0 on Windows Small Business Server 2003
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