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Windows Installation and Update Troubleshooting by Andrew Bettany, Chris Rhodes

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© Chris Rhodes and Andrew Bettany 2016

Chris Rhodes and Andrew Bettany, Windows Installation and Update Troubleshooting, 10.1007/978-1-4842-1827-3_4

4. Automating Windows Deployment with Lite Touch

Chris Rhodes and Andrew Bettany2

(1)Huddersfield, UK

(2)Microsoft, York, North Yorkshire, UK

In this chapter, we will be examining the role of Lite Touch in operating systems deployment. Lite Touch describes a methodology for deployment of images to PCs with minimal interaction with the target computer. It all starts with an image.

For many years, systems administrators have sought to achieve what was always seen as the holy grail of desktop deployment: the gold image. So what is a gold image, why seek it, and why is it perhaps almost foolish to embark ...

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