1 - Assessing the Network Environment for Supporting Operating System and Application Deployment
Overview of the Enterprise Desktop Life CycleAssessing Hardware and Infrastructure Readiness for a Desktop DeploymentUsing MAP to Assess Deployment ReadinessLab : Assessing the Network Environment for Supporting Operating System and Application Deployment
2 - Determining Operating System Deployment Strategies
Tools and Deployment Strategies for an Effective Operating System Deployment StrategyOperating System Deployment Using High-Touch with Retail MediaOperating System Deployment Using High-Touch with Standard ImageOperating System Deployment Using Lite-TouchOperating System Deployment Using Zero-TouchAlternative Deployment Strategies for Windows DesktopsLab : Determining Operating System Deployment Strategies
3 - Assessing Application Compatibility
Diagnosing Application Compatibility IssuesMitigating Application Compatibility IssuesUsing ACT to Address Application Compatibility IssuesLab : Assessing Application Compatibility
4 - Planning and Implementing User State Migration
Overview of User State MigrationOverview of USMT 5.0Planning User State MigrationMigrating User State by Using USMTLab : Planning and Implementing User State Migration
5 - Determining an Image Management Strategy
Overview of the Windows Image File FormatOverview of Image ManagementLab : Determining an Image Management Strategy
6 - Preparing For Deployments Using Windows ADK
Overview of the Windows Setup and Installation ProcessPreparing Boot Images Using Windows PEAutomating and Preparing the Installation of an Image Using Windows SIM and SysprepCapturing and Servicing a Reference ImageLab : Preparing the Imaging and Windows PE EnvironmentLab : Building a Reference Image by Using Windows SIM and SysprepLab : Capturing and Servicing a Reference Image
7 - Supporting PXE-Initiated and Multicast Operating System Deployments
Overview of PXE-Initiated and Multicast Operating System DeploymentsInstalling and Configuring the Windows DS EnvironmentLab : Configuring Windows DS to Support PXE and Multicast Operating System Deployments
8 - Implementing Operating System Deployment by Using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
Planning for the MDT EnvironmentImplementing MDT 2013Integrating Windows DS with MDTLab : Operating System Deployment using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
9 - Implementing Operating System Deployment by Using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
Overview of Operating System DeploymentPreparing the Site for Operating System DeploymentDeploying an Operating System ImageLab : Preparing the Site for Operating System DeploymentLab : Deploying Operating System Images for Bare-Metal Installations
10 - Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for Operating System Deployment
Integrating Deployment Tools with Configuration ManagerReviewing the Features Provided by Integrating MDT and Configuration ManagerLab : Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for Operating System Deployment
11 - Activating Clients and Managing Additional Configuration Settings
Volume License Activation SolutionsDetermining Additional Configuration Client SettingsLab : Configuring Additional Settings for Computer Clients
12 - Deploying Office 2013
Methods for Deploying Microsoft Office 2013 EditionsCustomizing Office DeploymentsDeploying Office 2013 from Office 365Considerations for Deploying Office 2013 Using App-VManaging Office SettingsLab : Deploying Microsoft Office 2013 Using the Office Customization Tool
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
This course is for IT professionals who deploy, manage, and maintain PCs, devices, and apps across medium, large, and enterprise organizations. Typically, this course’s audience has a desktop-support background, and have worked as Enterprise Desktop Administrators. A significant portion of this audience uses or intends to use Configuration Manager to manage and deploy PCs, devices, and enterprise applications. The Enterprise Desktop Administrator also might use several tools, including the Windows ADK and the MDT to support assessment, operating system, and application deployment tasks. Additionally, this course is for individuals who are interested in taking the MCSE exam 70-695: Deploying Windows Desktops and Enterprise Applications.
In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:
System administrator–level working knowledge of:
Networking fundamentals, including common networking protocols, topologies, hardware, media, routing, switching, and addressing.
Microsoft Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) principles and fundamentals of AD DS management.
Installation, configuration, and troubleshooting for Windows-based personal computers.
Basic concepts of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) security.
Basic understanding of scripting and Windows PowerShell syntax.
Basic understanding of Windows Server roles and services.
Desired: Basic understanding of management tasks using Configuration Manager.