Retrieve a server’s Windows update synchronization status


This method returns an update status record for this server. That record will specify if the server is missing updates, or has updates that must be reinstalled or require a reboot to go into affect.


Name Type Description

Required Headers

  • authenticate
  • SoftLayer_Hardware_SecurityModuleInitParameters

Return Values

Error Handling

  • SoftLayer_Exception

Throw the exception “This server does not run the Microsoft Windows operating system” when trying to run this method on a server that doesn’t run Microsoft Windows.