Windows Update for Business (WUfB) Challenges in Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) with Microsoft Intune

Introduction: In recent weeks, I was working on a project to transition devices from Citrix VDI to the Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) platform, managing all AVD devices using Microsoft Intune as the device endpoint solution. While the AVD devices had the SCCM (MECM) agent installed, I encountered a noteworthy issue with Windows Update for Business…
Navigating the Windows Update for Business (WUfB) Maze: Unveiling Fun Facts!

If you've been following Aria Carley on Twitter (X), you're likely familiar with the intriguing world of #funfacts. Aria Carley, a Program Manager for Windows Update for Business at Microsoft, regularly shares insights about the realm of Windows Update for Business (WUfB). Her Twitter feed is a filled up with valuable information, and in this…
Optimizing Content Delivery with Microsoft Delivery Optimization and Zscaler Proxy

Introduction: Microsoft Delivery Optimization (DO) is a powerful feature integrated into Windows 10 and Windows 11, designed to enhance the distribution of updates and applications across devices within a network Delivery Optimization (DO) leverages peer-to-peer distribution model and It basically serves to reduce the bandwidth usage by sharing the content with each other and speed…
Enhancing End-User Experience in Windows Update for Business using Intune

If you are managing windows devices using SCCM, you know the level of control it offers for the reboot experience through the client settings and the timely notification of impending reboots. SCCM excels at ensuring users are well-informed about scheduled tasks, with toast notifications that are hard to miss. However, when transitioning your Windows patching…
Disable windows updates (wufb) on selected devices using Intune

Wufb (windows update for business) is feature in Microsoft Intune that allows organizations to manage and control the deployment of Windows updates across their devices. With WUfB, Intune administrators can define update ring policies and settings to ensure that devices within their organization receive the necessary updates in a controlled manner. This helps organizations maintain…