MOC 6288 Deploying Windows 7 Beta Business Desktops by Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010

This instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to successfully deploy Windows 7 beta business desktops throughout their organization by using the Microsoft Deployment Tookit 2010 beta. Students will learn how to use and understand the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit tools and end-to-end guidance to reduce deployment time, standardize desktop images, limit service disruptions, reduce post-deployment help desk costs, and improve security and ongoing configuration management.
Before attending this course, students must have experience deploying Windows desktop operating systems. One year of experience managing a Microsoft Windows desktop operating system environment. They should have a familiarity with standard client and application deployment methods such as Group Policy, disk imaging, and Systems Management Server (SMS) and with the Business Desktop Deployment (BDD) Solution Accelerator.
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
The primary audiences for this course are IT professionals and Desktop Configuration Administrators who generally plan and deploy desktop operating systems, provision desktop computers, and deploy service packs and updates to computer systems. They will be particularly interested in how Microsoft Deployment Toolkit eases the productivity and increases efficiency of deploying Windows 7 beta.
  • Describe the challenges of deploying a new operating system.
  • Describe how automation provides cost savings.
  • Describe common application compatibility problems experienced when upgrading to Windows 7 Beta.
  • Describe guidelines for testing commercial and custom applications.
  • Describe the user state migration process for enterprise organizations.
  • Identify the tool used to perform user state migration.
  • Build a reference image by using Windows SIM and Sysprep.
  • Configure the WDS boot menu and add images to the WDS Server.
  • Deploy Windows 7 Beta by using Windows Deployment Server.
  • Describe the Lite Touch deployment process.
  • Describe the MDT 2010 Beta components.
  • Deploy Windows 7 Beta by using MDT Lite Touch Installation.
  • Describe common security risks that need to be considered when deploying a new operating system.
  • Describe how to manage drivers, language packs and updates.

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