Deployment State never updates past Scheduled on Windows Server 2003

Version 5

    Symptoms

     

    When deploying patches to Windows server 2003, the Deployment Tracker shows 'Scheduled' but never updates to a new State,

    Common troubleshooting points and solutions have been referenced but cannot resolve the issue.

     

    Cause

     

    The Operating System does not meet the system requirements. For patch deployment to Windows Server 2003, the OS needs to be Windows Server 2003 Family SP2 or later.

    Resolution

     

    Upgrade the OS to Windows Server 2003 SP2 or later.

     

    Affected Product(s)

     

    Shavlik Protect 9.x

    Ivanti Patch for Windows Servers 9.3+