Zero to Hero in 75 minutes: Building a Fully Functioning Deployment Environment for Free
Are you ready to update your desktop to Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010? Not sure the easiest way to pilot? Looking for the best place to get started? This session shows an Office 2003 and Windows XP machine migration to Office 2010 and Windows 7 in less than 75 minutes. The session features a free VHD kit that gives IT a deployment server with all the tools to do basic app and file compat discover,using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) to customize the image for Office 2010 and Windows 7 installs including GPO,language packs,and a virtualized Office 2010 package,finally pushing that image to the machine with light-touch methods while also migrating user data and settings. This session also looks at the challenges facing typical desktop deployment and provides best practices and tips.