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Windows 10 for Enterprise Administrators

By : Richard Diver, Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes
Book Image

Windows 10 for Enterprise Administrators

By: Richard Diver, Manuel Singer, Jeff Stokes

Overview of this book

Microsoft's launch of Windows 10 is a step toward satisfying enterprise administrators' needs for management and user experience customization. This book provides enterprise administrators with the knowledge needed to fully utilize the advanced feature set of Windows 10 Enterprise. This practical guide shows Windows 10 from an administrator's point of view. You'll focus on areas such as installation and configuration techniques based on your enterprise requirements, various deployment scenarios and management strategies, and setting up and managing admin and other user accounts. You'll see how to configure Remote Server Administration Tools to remotely manage Windows Server and Azure Active Directory. Lastly, you will learn modern mobile device management for effective BYOD and how to enable enhanced data protection, system hardening, and enterprise-level security with the new Windows 10 in order to prevent data breaches and to impede attacks. By the end of this book, you will know the key technologies and capabilities in Windows 10 and will confidently be able to manage and deploy these features in your organization.
Table of Contents (11 chapters)

Device Management

You have learned about remote administration and jump server configuration for troubleshooting, deployment, and general work use scenarios in the previous chapters. In this chapter, we'll look at at the new Mobile device management (MDM) capabilities of Windows 10, discuss caveats of the Windows 10 GPO processing and have a deeper look at patching and servicing including the deployment solutions of the needed quality and feature updates like Windows Update (for Business), WSUS, SCCM and third-party solutions.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Mobile device management
  • Changes to GPOs in Windows 10
  • Update deployment solutions
  • Patching and servicing