HP Catalog with System Center Updates
Publishing Tool settings
Using the System Center Updates Publishing Tool
(SCUP), the HP catalog can be imported into the SCCM server. The
SCCM server can deploy software from the imported catalog to client
servers. SCUP works with the Windows® Software Update Service
(WSUS) and SCCM. It is a separate installation by the
HP has been working with Microsoft® to develop
its Updates Catalog, and has registered the catalog to the
Microsoft® External Catalogs list. HP Server Update catalog is
Manual download of the catalog is not necessary if the SCUP server
is connected to the Internet.
To configure the HP server catalog download
settings from the HP website:
Start the System Center Updates Publisher
From the Action Panel, select Settings. In the Import List tab, you can
select Automatically check for updates
to my catalogs on startup.
In the Update Server tab, select
Enable publishing to an update
server. Select the appropriate option to connect to either
a local or remote server. To create a signing certificate, click
Select the Import List tab, and then click
Find. When the list is
updated, select the Hewlett-Packard
Server Updates Catalog from the External Catalog list, and
then click Add.
Click OK. The confirmation pop-up window appears.
To verify the FTP path, from Import List tab, select the Catalog
Publisher, and then click Edit. The Edit Catalog window appears.
From the Windows® desktop, click
Start>Run, and then type
MMC to start an MMC
Select File,>Add/Remove Snap-In, and then click
Highlight Certificates, and click
Account, and then click Next.
Computer>Finish. On the next screen, click
Expand the WSUS>Certificates folder.
Highlight the WSUS Publishers self-signed certificate.
Right-click, and then select Copy.
Open the Trusted Root Certification
Authorities>Certificates folder. In the middle panel,
right-click, and then select Paste.
Repeat previous instructions to paste the
self-signed certificate into the Trusted Publishers>Certificates
Folder and Third-Party Root Certification