Training & Exams

Deploying Windows Desktops and Enterprise Applications.

About This Course

Course Code
M20695

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,426.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This five-day course describes how to assess operating system and application deployment options, determine the most appropriate deployment strategy, and then implement a deployment solution for Windows devices and apps that meets your environment’s needs. Solutions that this course details include operating system deployment scenarios ranging from high-touch solutions to zero-touch solutions. It also discusses the technologies that you use to implement these solutions, including the MDT and Configuration Manager.

Audience profile
This five-day 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.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Assessing the network environment for supporting operating system and application deployment

This module examines how you can create a deployment strategy by using life-cycle information, deployment tools and technologies, and licensing and activation information. It also explains how to plan and effectively perform preparation tasks for deploying Windows 10 client operating systems.

Lessons

Lab : Assessing the network environment for supporting operating system and application deployment

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 2: Determining operating system deployment strategies

This module describes the tools and strategies that are available to help you perform a successful operating system deployment. It also explains how to identify the most appropriate operating system deployment strategy for your environment, based upon organizational requirements.

Lessons

Lab : Determining operating system deployment strategies

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 3: Assessing application compatibility

This module describes the process for addressing common application compatibility issues that you might experience during a new operating system deployment. The module also explains how to use the ACT to help inventory, analyze, and mitigate application compatibility issues.

Lessons

Lab : Assessing application compatibility

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 4: Planning and implementing user state migration

This module introduces user state migration, and the tools and methods that are useful in the planning and implementation of a user state migration in the Windows software environment.

Lessons

Lab : Planning and implementing user state migration

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 5: Determining an image management strategy

This module provides the information that you need to manage images to support operating system and application deployments. Specifically, the module describes the image formats and strategies for managing images.

Lessons

Lab : Determining an image management strategy

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 6: Preparing for deployments by using the Windows ADK

This module describes how Windows Setup installs the Windows operating system. It explains how to use the tools in the Windows ADK to prepare for and support automated deployment strategies. It also explains how to use the Windows Preinstallation Environment Windows PE to prepare boot images.

Lessons

Lab : Preparing the imaging and Windows PE environment

Lab : Building a reference image by using Windows SIM and Sysprep

Lab : Capturing and servicing a reference image

Lab : Using the Windows ICD

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 7: Supporting PXE-initiated and multicast operating system deployments

This module introduces the architecture of network boot, Pre-Boot EXecution Environment PXE-initiated operating system deployments, multicasting operating system delivery, and the Windows Deployment Services Windows DS functionality in Windows Server 2012 R2.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Windows DS to support PXE and multicast operating system deployments

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 8: Implementing operating system deployment by using the MDT

This module describes the components of the MDT, and how you can configure an operating system deployment strategy by using the MDT.

Lessons

Lab : Operating system deployment using the MDT

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 9: Managing operating system deployment

This module provides an overview of operating system deployments, and explains how to use Configuration Manager to configure an operating system deployment strategy.

Lessons

Lab : Preparing the site for operating system deployment

Lab : Deploying operating system images for bare-metal installations

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 10: Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for operating system deployment

This module explains how to integrate the MDT with Configuration Manager to support operating system deployment procedures. It also describes the benefits of integrating the MDT with Configuration Manager.

Lessons

Lab : Integrating MDT and Configuration Manager for operating system deployment

Lab : Configuring UDI

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Module 11: Activating clients and managing additional configuration settings

This module describes volume license activation solutions. It also explains how to implement volume license activation and configuration settings for client computers.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring additional settings for computer clients

Module 12: Deploying Office 2016

This module explains how to customize and deploy Microsoft Office 2016 to deploy Office 2016 by using Office 365, and manage Office 2016 settings.

Lessons

Lab : Deploying Microsoft Office 2016 by using the Office Customization Tool

After completing this module, students will be able to:

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

Desired:

About This Course

Course Code
M20695

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,426.00

Course Overview
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