What’s New in MDT 2012?( C ) 2 0 1 1 MI C R O S O F T . A L L R I G H T SRESERVED.
MDT 2012AN INTRODUCTION New release to ride the System Center 2012 “wave” Adding support for Configuration Manager 2012 and all of its new OS deployment capabilities Providing enhancements for all existing customers Lite Touch Zero Touch User Driven Installation Laying the foundation for the next version of Windows 8 ????
MDT 2012TIMELINE Beta 2 is now available to everyone from https://connect.microsoft.com/site14/Downloads/DownloadDetails.aspx? DownloadID=8689
MDT 2012BETA 2 FEATURES Support for ConfigMgr 2012 New app model support (in TS and database) Integration with the new console (wizards, task sequence actions) Support for new pre-execution hook (automate TS selection)
MDT 2012BETA 2 FEATURES Infrastructure enhancements Deploy to VHD support Support for Windows ThinPC and Windows POSReady 7 Cross-platform deployment (x64 OS from x86 Windows PE) Improved Lite Touch wizard look-and-feel Additional progress displays (Windows Updates ) Partitioning and user state migration improvements Full support for UEFI, 4K disks Bug fixes, supportability enhancements, etc.
MDT 2012BETA 2 FEATURES Continued support for old operating systems Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 Continued support for ConfigMgr 2007 (MDT OEM task sequence templates for ConfigMgr will be removed)
MDT 2012 LITE TOUCHWIZARDSWard VissersMicrosoft/VMware EngineerIctivity
MDT 2012 BETA 2 FEATURES New User Driven Installation Components New UDI Wizard Designer Extensible wizard Support for selecting ConfigMgr 2012 applications Full Windows Recovery Environment support MDOP functionality Integration of DaRT 7 (including remote control) Support for App-V PowerShell support in the task sequences Offline user state migration for Lite Touch “RunOnce” task sequence execution Improved cleanup from failed or interrupted task sequences Monitoring