Vista deployment under the hood

Vista deployment under the hood

Vista deployment under the hood

Date: Oct 23, 2008
The question is no longer if your company will be migrating to Windows Vista – but when? Whether you have already begun testing Vista or you plan to start in the future, the difference between a smooth and rocky OS deployment depends on your understanding of the new features. In this 20-minute videocast, best-selling author Mark Minasi takes a look back at the old days of desktop migration, then breaks down how the deployment process has changed with Windows Vista.

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