Deployment toolsSPRINGBOARD SERIES for Office 2010 Discover & Explore Pilot & Deploy Manage Microsoft Assessment & Office Customization Tool Office Security Guide via Planning Toolkit (MAP) (OCT) Security Compliance Office Environment Config.xml Manager Assessment Tool (OEAT) Microsoft Deployment Group Policy Admin Office Migration Planning Toolkit (MDT) Templates Manager (OMPM) User State Migration Tool Activation Office Code Compatibility (USMT) Volume Activation Inspector (OCCI) Office Deployment Kit for Management Tool App-V KMS Host Pack SharePoint Service Configuration Interactive Guides
Microsoft Assessment & Planning Toolkit (MAP)• System readiness assessment for Office 2010Office Environment Assessment Tool (OEAT)• Discovery & Assessment of Office 2010 Add-ins and interfacing programsOffice Migration Planning Manager (OMPM)• Office file readiness assessment and migration toolsOffice Code Compatibility Inspector• Provides guidance to an Office developer to remediate VBA code
Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit Windows• Integrated Automated Toolkit Server 2008 & R2 for migration planning from Hyper-V Other Products Virtual Server 2005 R2 desktops to servers• Agent-less inventory• Technology migration and Forefront/NAP MAP Windows7 readiness assessment and proposal generation• Multi-Product Planning and SQL Server 2010 Microsoft Assessment Tool 2008 Office SCVMM
Top 3 Questions on MAP• Is this tool secure? • MAP requires the user to enter local admin credentials for the client machines and servers; non-admin user cannot gain access to the machines and will get no results from the MAP tool. • MAP encrypts the data traffic from the MAP machine to the assessed server and client machines. • MAP does not persist or store any credentials required for WMI to remotely gather information on the server and client machines.• How much data traffic do we get? • A typical network of desktops would see 300kB to 1MB per PC of data traffic generated by MAP.• What’s the impact on each computer? • Very minimal. The MAP tool only pings about 30 machines at any given instance.
OMPM2010 Highlights: – Bulk Macro Compatibility Scanning • Incorporates logic from OCCI tool • Registers count of potential number of VBA issues due to changes in object model – Bulk 64-bit compatibility Scanning • Incorporates logic from OCCI tool • Registers count of potential number of 64-bit (declare) VBA issues due use of 64-bit Office – Pre-defined Date Filtering for Scans • New configuration options in the Offscan.ini file • Skipped can be logged – SQL 2008/2008 R2 support • Support for SQL Server 2008/2008 R2 has been enabled • Remains compatible with SQL 2005 – Various bug fixes – existing OMPM and OFC bugs • List includes: old create date files failing on import, OFC conversion does not complete, etc.Alternatives: – Converter Technologies
OS Support for Office 2010 Introduction 32-Bit and 64-Bit Versions Windows Windows Windows XP Windows 7 Windows 7 Windows XP Vista Vista SP3 32-Bit 64-Bit 64-Bit 32-Bit 64-Bit 32-BitOffice 2010Client 32-Bit Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes NoOffice 2010Client 64-Bit No Yes No Yes No No
Deployment Options: Client Managed Deployment Network Share Other Group Policy Managed Startup Scripts Virtualization Deployment Application Virtualization Group Policy software installation (GPSI) isNote not supported
Network Share Office 2010 DeploymentMake the installation files for Office 2010 available on a network share that is accessible bytargeted clients.
Group Policy Startup Scripts Office 2010 DeploymentUse Group Policy to assign computer startup scripts.
Application Virtualization Office 2010 DeploymentUse Microsoft Application Virtualization as part of a deployment option to streamapplications on-demand to the desktop.