Course Description

This fast-paced two day Masterclass shows attendees the new features of Microsoft’s ‘re-imagined’ client operating system, Windows 8.1. Attendees will learn only the really new and exciting features that enterprises will need to know about when deploying Windows 8.1 from a Microsoft Windows MVP.

Course Outline

Day 1

  • A fly through the new interface, including shortcut keys and productivity features like integrated search –understand what your users need to know.
  • Understanding the editions and form factors
  • Integration – how a linked Microsoft Account lights up the desktop, and why users require this in the workplace
  • Familiar tools, new ways
  • File History for data protection
  • What’s new in networking
  • Refresh, Reset and Recovery

Day 2

  • Mobility Features, including metered connections and Windows To Go
  • Combining MDOP technologies like UE-V
  • Managing the desktop with Group Policy and Windows Intune
  • Client Hyper-V
  • IE10
  • Embracing BYOD with Windows 8
  • Providing a VDI
  • Sideloading Apps

Course outline in pdf format

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Length:   2 days

Cost:   £594 per person (£495 + VAT)

Trainer:   Chris Rhodes



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