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Using Delivery Optimization In-Network Cache (DOINC) in ConfigMgr TP 1903

Apr 03 2019
Exciting times! ConfigMgr TP 1903 was just released and so the very first public beta of Delivery Optimization In-Network Cache (DOINC), nicely integrated with ConfigMgr. Here is a link to the documentation for ConfigMgr TP 1903:

You get what you pay for - Using NVMe disks in a lab

Feb 01 2019
In my personal labs, and in our classroom labs, we’ve been using Samsung NVMe SSD Pro and Evo disks (950/960/070) for many years with good result. But when Amazon announced a dang good deal, moneywise, just before Christmas, on Crucial NVMe SSD’s (the CT1000P1SSD8 - Crucial P1 1TB 3D NAND NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD), I could not stop myself and asked my manager to order 15 of them, so we could upgrade the remaining classroom hosts from 512 GB to 1 TB. Shiny idea, right?

Using Nested Task Sequences in MDT 8456 Lite Touch

Jan 26 2019
One of the new features in MDT 8456 (Lite Touch) is the support for nested task sequences. That’s very useful when you have multiple task sequences using a common block of actions, such us a BIOS configuration block, drivers configuration block, applications block etc..

A Geeks Guide for upgrading to MDT 8456

Jan 26 2019
In this post you learn to upgrade an existing MDT 8450 environment, with or without ConfigMgr integration, to MDT 8456. The guide is divided in two parts:

Building a Windows 10 v1809 reference image using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)

Oct 03 2018
Here is a step-by-step quick guide on building the perfect Windows 10 v1809 reference image using MDT 8450, Windows ADK 10 v1809, and WinPE Addon for Windows ADK 10 v1809. If you are looking for a Windows 7 version of this guide, check this post: 

Installing Windows ADK 10 v1809 and WinPE Addon Unattended

Oct 03 2018
Starting with Windows ADK 10 v1809, WinPE is now a separate install (Addon) to Windows ADK 10. As with previous Windows ADK 10 releases you find the setup files on the Microsoft Hardware Dev Center:

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