This year I have the following sessions on Microsoft Management Summit 2013 at Mandala Bay.
|DC-B309||Choosing the Right OS Deployment Tool||Johan Arwidmark, Mikael Nystrom||In this session, you will learn how to use the right tools to deploy Windows, how to decide which solution is right for you, and when to tweak – or stop tweaking and choose a different path. We will also cover tools and solutions like ADK, MDT Update 1, and Configuration Manager 2012 SP1.|
|DC-B303||Advanced Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Update 1 Customizations||Johan Arwidmark, Mikael Nystrom||In this session, you will learn about the new features in Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Update 1 and how to customize it to fit your organization’s needs. This session will explore two competing perspectives on MDT enhancements, with live demos, tips, and tricks.|
|DC-B308||Deploying Windows 8 Using Lite Touch||Mikael Nystrom||Is it your job to deploy Windows 8? Would you like to use the free tools provided by Microsoft to do it? During this session, we will cover the basic steps needed to install the solution and how to configure it. You will learn things like reference images, Windows Deployment Services, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, Lite Touch, New Computer Scenario, refresh old computers and how to replace old computers while keeping user data and re–installing applications.|
|BOF02||Microsoft Desktop Deployment Toolkit Roundtable||Johan Arwidmark, Mikael Nystrom||During this session, share your tips, tricks and ask your hardest questions about the MDT Toolkit.|
|DC-B317||Deploying Windows To Go in the Real World||Mikael Nystrom||Windows To Go is a new and very useful feature in Windows 8, and creating a Windows To Go drive is pretty straight forward. In this session you learn how to make the needed customizations for the enterprise network, so when the end user plugs the device into a computer, it will be domain joined, customized to fit the organization and include all applications.|
|DC-B306||Building the Perfect Windows 8 Image||Johan Arwidmark, Mikael Nystrom||In this session, you will learn how to create a production–ready master image of Windows 8, automate builds of thin, hybrid, and thick images, and more. This session also discusses how Sysprep and the Unattend.xml work in Windows 8.|
If you do attend the session, please swing by the podium before or after the session and say hi.