11.1 Viewing Baseline Report

A patch needs to be assigned as mandatory baseline on a device. In the Baseline report an entry will be made. These are the steps to view the Baseline report:

  1. Click the ZENworks Reporting Server InfoView below the ZENworks Reporting Server:

    Configuration Page
  2. Click Novell ZENworks Reports, then click Predefined Reports and then click > Patch Management to display the ten links (Application Discovery Not Deployed, Application Discovery Not Run in a Specified Time, Baseline Report, Bundle Deployment Summary, Critical Patch Status Report, Device Patch Status By Vendor, Mandatory Baseline By Patch, mandatory Baseline Details, Mandatory Baseline Summary and Patch Analysis):

  3. Click on the Baseline Report link. The Baseline Report appears:

    Baseline report

    The following table describes the main information displayed on the Baseline Report page:

    Item

    Description

    Device group name

    Device group name should display the group name to which the device belongs to.

    Agent Name

    Device name should display the agent name.

    Patch Name

    The Patch name will be displayed to let the user know which patch were assigned.

    Patch Status

    Displays any of the following states of the patches (Patched, Not Patched or Not Applicable)