Chapter 3. Creating Reference Images
In the previous chapter, we constructed a reference share on our deployment host. This chapter utilizes this share to craft a task sequence that will be used to create a golden image for later deployment.
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:
- Task sequence concepts
- Image customizations that can be carried on to the default user profile
- The image factory that will keep reference images up to date with the latest Windows Updates via a Windows Server Update Services configuration
- Sysprep and its run support
- Reference task sequence boot media
Creating a reference image in the management console
In this chapter, we'll spend most of our time modifying the task sequence for reference image creation. To create ...