Open Source Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager is WSUS Offline Update, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager and six of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager are Rudder (Freemium, Open Source), Wapt (enterprise) (Paid, Open Source), m23 (Free, Open Source) and opsi.org (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 4, 2021

    1. Using "WSUS Offline Update" (formerly known as "ct offline update" or "DIY Service Pack"), you can update any computer running Microsoft Windows safely, quickly and without an Internet connection.
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      WSUS Offline Update vs Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager opinions
      This alternative is disputed. WSUS Offline Update is still a legitimate alternative to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      WSUS Offline Update is for updating Windows computers, not managing them or their configuration
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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    2. Rudder is an easy to use, web-driven, role-based solution for Continuous Automation and Compliance. Well established in companies from small to biggest-in-their-field. The biggest known deployment (2016) is about 7000 nodes.
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      Most users think Rudder is a great alternative to Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager.


    3. The enterprise version of wapt makes it possible to manage the update of a windows park in the manner of a wsus. The enterprise version of wapt has the same functionality as the community version but with additional features.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      m23 is a software distribution and management system for the Debian, Ubuntu, Kubuntu Linux, Xubuntu, Linux Mint, elementary OS, Fedora, CentOS and openSUSE distributions.
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    4. opsi is an Client Management System for Windows and Linux clients based on Linux servers.


    5. Publish third-party applications into your Wsus. Wsus Package Publisher allows you to publish your own updates as MSI, MSP or EXE files. You can import updates from vendor catalogs to publish software & hardware updates.
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