Managing Computers, Devices, and Updates in System Center Essentials 2010
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System Center Essentials 2010 allows network administrators to manage computers and devices in midsize IT environments by allowing them to deploy updates and software packages based on specific computer needs. Essentials allows the creation of specific computer groups, and then creates and deploys updates from Microsoft Updates and other software vendors either automatically or manually using packages by automatically or manually approving them. Essentials also provides a way to inventory hardware and software on computers, view the status of updates, and which software packages have been deployed. It also provides a way to remove updates and software packages that have already been deployed to managed computers. This course demonstrates how to manage computers and devices in Essentials 2010 and viewing the inventory on the computers. It also demonstrates how to configure and manage updates and software packages, including how to deploy Microsoft Office 2010 to managed computers in a specific computer group.
Administrators who use Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010