How To: Enable Data Analytics Content Updates

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    LANDESK Management Suite 9.6LANDESK Management Suite 2016.xLANDESK Endpoint Manager 2017.x

    ** Applies to LDDA 9.52 and higher running on an LDMS 9.5 sp1 core and higher.


    New to LDDA 9.52 and newer is content updates delivered via LDMS content(Patch) manager.


    In order to enable LDDA content you have to have the latest Data Analytics installed. You can find the latest version of DA on our Downloads page.

    Note: The DA install is now included in LDMS 9.6 and newer.


    1.Open Patch and Compliance (All screenshots are from 9.5. If running 9.6 skip to step 7.)
    2.Click on the download updates icon (yellow diamond with black arrow point down)
    3.Place a check mark in LANDESK 9.X software updates.
    4.Click download now
    5.Once complete close download window and the Download updates window
    6.Go back into download updates
    7.There will now be a LANDESK Data Analytics Updates Definition type
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    8.Place a check in LANDESK Data Analytics Updates
    9.Click on Schedule Download
    10.Give the task a name that make sense: I.E. Data Analytics Content update
    11.Set the newly created scheduled task to repeat as desired- recommendation is weekly.


    When new LDDA content is discovered and downloaded, it will be automatically installed and then when the services run at midnight(default) the new/updated rules will be applied.