Deploying Windows 10

Learn how to plan and perform a successful Windows 10 deployment

Windows 10 is set to become the standard operating system for organisations and businesses. With new operating systems come new tools for deployment.  In addition to our Installing and Configuring Windows 10 course, this course will teach you technologies and concepts of Windows deployment.  Using the in technologies within Windows Server 2012, making your life more efficient and easier.

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  • Date19 Mar 2019
  • VenueWorcester
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Purpose of this course

This course will allow delegates to deploy Windows with Microsoft’s technologies that are included in Windows Server 2012 R2, and/or the freely downloadable additional tools. Additionally the course assess the benefits of using System Center Configuration Manager 2012 (SCCM) to manage deployments.

Who is this course for

Administrators and support personnel who will be deploying Windows 10,  using Microsoft’s deployment technologies on real hardware.

You will learn how to
  • Install and Configure Windows 10 operating systems using unattended files
  • Capture and Configure images
  • Use deployment media and network boot to start installations
  • Create a Windows Image Customization
  • Use the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Managing User Profiles and User State Virtualization
Benefits for your organisation

If your organisation is going to stay up to date with Windows 10 deployments, it can benefit from training on the Microsoft free deployment technologies that are included in Windows Server. Automating the deployment of Windows  is an involved and skilled task. Don't let your deployment team waste time finding out the hard way, a few days training can save days of guess work.

Benefits for you as an individual

You will gain essential knowledge and understanding of the concepts and the technologies to deploy Windows. You will receive hands on skills and experience deploying systems in practical labs. This will give you confidence and save time in the workplace.

Deployments Overview

Windows Image File Format (WIM Files)
Windows Pre-Installation Environment (Win-PE)
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)
Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK)
Answer Files
Windows System Image Manager (Windows SIM)
Windows Deployment Services (WDS)
Automated Deployment Strategies
Licensing Windows

Windows System Image Manager

Using Answer Files with WSIM
Installing the System Manager
Configuration Passes
Using System Image Manager to Create Answer Files

Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer (ICD)

ICD Overview
Create a Provisioning Package in ICD
Deploy and Image with ICD


Imaging Overview
Image X

Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit (MDT)

Introducing the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
Setting up the Deployment Share
Using MDT to Capture and Image
Deployment Share and Capture an Image
Deploying Images with MDT

Deployment Image Service and Management (DISM)

DISM Overview
Editing images with DISM

Windows Deployment Services (WDS)

WDS Overview
Installing WDS
Adding Images to the Server
Configuring WDS Image Deployments
Deploying images
Further Configurations in WDS

Managing User Profiles and User State Virtualization

Implementing User State Virtualization by Using Group Policy
Configuring UE-V
Managing User State Migration

System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) Automated Deployments

What is System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)?
What SCCM Adds to Automated Deployments
Steps for Using SCCM to Deploy Operating Systems


Delegates should have good familiarity with Windows clients and servers and networking in an organisation's IT environment. Familiarity with deployment techniques such as imaging is useful.

About the Lead Trainer

Martin is a Systems trainer specialising mostly in Microsoft products, with over 20 years’ experience in training, contracting and managing networks. He currently delivers courses on Windows Server and client operating systems, Virtualisation, Active Directory, IIS web server, Network security, System Center products and automated deployments.