- Services: OS Management
- Release Date: Dec. 17, 2019
- API Versions Affected: 20190801
The OS Management service allows Oracle Cloud customers a simple method for keeping the operating platform in their instance secure and up-to-date with the latest patches and updates from the respective vendor. The service is fully integrated, allowing administrators to easily define access for their users, who, in turn, can monitor and manage updates as they are available or schedule updates for a future point in time. With features like instance grouping, it is simple for Oracle Cloud customers to consolidate common workloads for patching purposes and quickly identify critical security updates to ensure compliance objectives are achieved. For more information, see OS Management.