GeekWeek 2016: Microsoft System Center 2016 live presented by Mikael Nyström & Johan Arwidmark

 General Information (course: GW2016)

 COMPAREX | Berlin

 Oct. 17-21 2016 | 5 days

 Mikael Nyström and Johan Arwidmark




 IT professionals

 Level: 300 - 400

 Special Offer: EUR 3,495.00 p.P. (net) 

 Incl. Accommodation: EUR 3,925.00 p.P. (net)

Meet two Microsoft technology virtuosos

This is a unique chance to spend 5 full days with two of the foremost experts in the OS deployment sector, and learn to master and extend the ConfigMgr and MDT platform. In addition to the comprehensive lab material, and many live demos, time is set off for real life deployment issues where the instructors discuss and solve problems that you bring to the training.

The Full Monty – The GeekWeek’s Agenda

In this training you learn to build and customize rock solid deployment solutions using the new System Center Configuration Manager platform and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). You also get a thorough technical drilldown to changes in the Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 platforms. This class will take you through the design, installation and advanced configurations of the application and OSD Features in MDT and Configuration Manager. After the training you will have a solid understanding of the solutions and be able to use and design these features according to best practices.

Get on this journey and discover new possibilities together with Johan Arwidmark and Mikael Nyström.

Training content

  •  Build Windows 10 reference images, including the fully automated Image Factory process
  •  Deploy highly secure Windows 10 machines, configured with BitLocker and Credential Guard
  •  Windows ADK 10 internals, USMT, Provisioning Packages
  •  Changes to Windows 10 Updates and Offline Servicing
  •  Updates to Windows 10 PowerShell
  •  Master Windows 10 driver handling
  •  Deploying Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 with MDT and ConfigMgr
  •  Deploy Windows 10 in a VDI Scenario
  •  Deploy Windows Server Remote Desktop
  •  In-place upgrade of Windows 7 / 8.1 to Windows 10, including deep-dive troubleshooting
  •  Extend OS deployment in ConfigMgr 2012 R2
  •  Develop and use PowerShell scripts inside the task sequences and Applications
  •  Develop and use PowerShell scripts to automate ConfigMgr and MDT Management
  •  Develop and use frontends, databases & web services
  •  Modify the Litetouch Wizard for advanced Server Deployment
  •  Configuring offline media deployments
  •  Bending, understanding and customizing the rules
  •  Advanced troubleshooting of ConfigMgr and MDT
  •  Implement and Configure UE-V, MBAM and App-V
  •  Extend Monitoring in ConfigMgr and MDT
  •  Managing Windows 10 using on-premise using MDM in ConfigMgr


Basic understanding of Active Directory, WSUS, MDT, WDS and Configuration Manager 2007/2012.

Level: 300-400

The Speakers – Meet Real IT Geeks in Person!

Mikael Nyström, MVP

 Mikael Nyström is a Microsoft MVP and Principal Technical Architect at TrueSec, with an extremely broad field of competence. He has worked with all kinds of infrastructure tasks, in all kinds of environments, enterprise to small business. He is currently building Private Cloud solutions based on Hyper-V, System Center and Windows Azure pack as well as building deployment solutions for clients OS as well as Server OS. Mikael is a very popular instructor and is often used by Microsoft for partner trainings as well as to speak at major conferences such as Ignite, TechEd, MMS, etc. Lately Mikael has been deeply engaged in the development of Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016 as member of the TAP team. Mikael is also a published author with the Deployment Fundamentals book series.

Johan Arwidmark is a chief technical architect with Knowledge Factory and all-around geek specializing in Systems Management and Enterprise Windows Deployment Solutions. Johan also speaks at several conferences each year, including MMS and TechEd/Ignite events around the world. He is actively involved in deployment communities like and , and has been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for more than ten years. 

Johan Arwidmark, MVP


Course: GW2016


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