What are the new WSUS 4 new features?


What is the latest version of WSUS? Can somebody tell me what is new with WSUS on a Server 2012 R2? I searched a lot and can’t find anything new.

Many thanks in advance
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*** Hopeleonie ***IT ManagerAsked:
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Cliff GaliherCommented:
No significant changes were made beyond expanding support for 8.1/2012 R2.

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VB ITSSpecialist ConsultantCommented:
You can now also natively manage WSUS from PowerShell. Some examples of what can be done with PowerShell can be found here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2013/05/27/use-the-updateservices-module-to-manage-wsus.aspx

Here's the full list of WSUS cmdlets currently available: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh826166.aspx
*** Hopeleonie ***IT ManagerAuthor Commented:
Hi Cliff but with WSUS 3 (Server 2008 and not R2) we also have support for 8.1/2012 R2.
Cliff GaliherCommented:
Backported vs baked in. Like I said no significant changes.
*** Hopeleonie ***IT ManagerAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot
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