Pop Quiz: Windows Server 2012 R2 Automated OS Deployment
Applies to the "Design and deploy desktops" objective of Exam 70-415.
Q: A company's desktop team is planning for an automated method of operating system deployment.
Which of the following supports an automated method of operating system deployment?
- One Touch
- High Touch
- Lite Touch
- No Touch
Answer is C. The Lite Touch automated method of operating system deployment requires the following; the MAP Toolkit, Volume-Licensed media, MDT, USMT, ACT, Windows AIK, and WDS.
Quick Tip: The Lite Touch deployment method is recommended for medium-sized organizations with 200-500 clients computers.
Reference: Lite-Touch, High-Volume Deployment
Bonus Question: What is required to enable users to access Windows-based programs or a full Windows desktop using Remote Desktop Services? (The answer, of course, will be revealed next time!)
Answer to Last Week's Bonus Question: The following components are required when implementing a Zero Touch deployment; SCCM 2012 R2, USMT, Windows PE, Windows ADK for Windows 8.1, IIS, WDS, and DHCP.
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