TechNet Radio: Delivering Results - How Microsoft IT Deployed Windows 8.1

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Tommy Patterson welcomes Principal Program Manager Rob Van Winkle to the show as they discuss how Microsoft IT successfully deployed Windows 8.1 internally using System Center 2012  Configuration Manager. Tune in as they discuss how MSIT enabled this dynamic end-user centric approach to their organization.

  • [3:01] Give us an overview of your role and what you were trying to accomplish.
  • [4.04 What was the solution?
  • [6:13] Were there any end-user problems?
  • [9:32] How was reporting accomplished? How were you able to measure successful and failed deployments?
  • [10:32]  What was the end-user experience? How did MSIT communicate this upgrade to employees?
  • [12:08]  From an Active Directory Rights perspective, were there any modifications that needed to be made?
  • [14:29]  Let’s talk about the support side. How did this deployment compare to the last major Windows deployment from a Help Desk POV?


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