Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads
Recommended Download



Welcome to the Microsoft Windows Vista Community Forums - Vistaheads, YOUR Largest Resource for Windows Vista related information.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so , join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Driver Scanner

Announcing the Microsoft Deployment Solution Accelerator!

Windows Vista Team Blog






Speedup My PC
Reply
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-10-2007
Paul's Avatar
Moderator
 

Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: wicklow mts
Posts: 10,492
Paul will become famous soon enough
Thanks: 1
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Announcing the Microsoft Deployment Solution Accelerator!
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Microsoft Deployment is the next version of Business Desktop Deployment (BDD) 2007. Microsoft Deployment, the fourth generation deployment accelerator, enables deployment of servers and desktops. Its tools and end-to-end guidance reduce deployment time, standardize desktop and server images, limit service disruptions, reduce post-deployment help desk costs and improve security and ongoing configuration management. [/font]
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Microsoft Deployment follows the trend for unified deployment tools across desktops, servers, and applications. This release represents an exciting opportunity for thousands of current BDD 2007 users to easily adopt Microsoft Deployment’s new capabilities for Windows Server® imaging and deployment automation. At the same time, Microsoft Deployment continues to enhance Windows Vista® and 2007 Office system deployment using new technologies, like System Center Configuration Manager 2007 or the new multicast feature in Windows Deployment Services. [/font]
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][/font]
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Microsoft Deployment adds integration with recently released deployment technologies to create a single path for image creation and deployment, including:[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Operating System Deployment
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']System Center Operations Manager 2007[/font][/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Windows Automated Installation Kit[/font][/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Windows Deployment Services with new multicast technology[/font][/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Application Compatibility Toolkit 5.0[/font][/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']User State Migration Tool 3.0.1[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']2007 Office system[/font][/font]
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Windows Server 2008 Server Manager for automated server role definition[/font][/font][/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Systems Management Server 2003 with the Operating System Deployment Feature Pack[/font][/font][/font]
[/font][/font][/font][/font]
The new Deployment Workbench tool in Microsoft Deployment offers enhanced flexibility for defining deployment task sequences. Customizable and easy-to-use deployment task sequence templates are provided for client and server deployment.



New Features in this Release

This release marks the first in a series of three Microsoft Deployment releases planned between now and Summer 2008. It focuses on integration with new deployment features in Configuration Manager 2007 as well as features and guidance to support server deployment. Future updates to Microsoft Deployment will add further support for Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista SP1, and System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 releases.

Microsoft Deployment delivers additional value to Configuration Manager 2007 users by adding complete integration into the Configuration Manager 2007 administrator console and task sequencer as a product extension. Microsoft Deployment combined with Configuration Manager 2007 allows users to:
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Dynamically install packages

· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Automatically determine user state store locations[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Back up computers and database settings[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Install to computers unknown to the Configuration Manager 2007 database[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Perform offline patching[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Install language packs offline and online[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Monitor deployments using an updated Operations Manager 2007 Management Pack[/font]

In addition to the new integration with Configuration Manager 2007, Microsoft Deployment also enhances the Lite Touch Installation for deploying desktops and servers. This release allows LTI users to:
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Deploy pre-release versions of Windows Server 2008, including support for Server Core installation options. [/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Automate server role definition using Server Manager. [/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Configure disk and network interface cards (NICs), including static TCP/IP configuration.[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Migrate from LTI to Configuration Manager 2007.[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Create custom task sequences or modify task sequences based on new templates for:[/font]
o [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Client template: Windows Vista, Windows® XP[/font]
o [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Server template: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008[/font]
o [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Replace scenario template[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Invoke Web service calls from rules.[/font]
· [FONT='Arial','sans-serif']Deploy operating system images using the new multicast feature in Windows Server 2008 Windows Deployment Services.[/font]


Where to find Microsoft Deployment
Microsoft Deployment is available as a free download on the Microsoft Download Center.

The Microsoft TechNet Desktop Deployment Center and the new Server Deployment Center host the Microsoft Deployment process guidance for online reading.

More Deployment Resources

[FONT='Times New Roman','serif'][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']Microsoft Deployment Team Blog[/font][/font][FONT='Times New Roman','serif'][/font]
[FONT='Arial','sans-serif'][/font]
[FONT='Times New Roman','serif'][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']System Center Configuration Manager on Microsoft TechNet[/font][/font]
[FONT='Times New Roman','serif'][/font]
Windows Vista Solution Accelerators

[FONT='Times New Roman','serif'][FONT='Verdana','sans-serif']Windows Server 2008 on Microsoft TechNet[/font][/font]
[/font]

[/font]http://windowsvistablog.com/aggbug.aspx?PostID=491017

More...
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Microsoft: Announcing Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Beta BlogFeed Windows Vista Blogs Forum 0 08-31-2007 20:11
Security World: New WLAN solution easing deployment of secure wired and wireless net Steve Security News 0 04-26-2007 15:07
Re: <<< NEW!! Welcome to the newsgroup for the Windows Vista Hardware Assessment Solution Accelerator Community! >>> Ronn Jefferies LL.B microsoft.public.windows.vista.hardware assessment 0 04-03-2007 09:48
Re: <<< NEW!! Welcome to the newsgroup for the Windows Vista Hardware Assessment Solution Accelerator Community! >>> harvey honickberg microsoft.public.windows.vista.hardware assessment 0 03-29-2007 16:35
Re: <<< NEW!! Welcome to the newsgroup for the Windows Vista Hardware Assessment Solution Accelerator Community! >>> Mike Pitt microsoft.public.windows.vista.hardware assessment 1 03-22-2007 05:48




All times are GMT +1. The time now is 16:05.




Driver Scanner - Free Scan Now

Vistaheads.com is part of the Heads Network. See also XPHeads.com , Win7Heads.com and Win8Heads.com.


Design by Vjacheslav Trushkin for phpBBStyles.com.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 RC 2

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120