Today is a pretty big release day.
ConfigMgr R2 features:
MDT 2013 Features:
- Deploy Windows and Office with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013. MDT is the recommended process and toolset for automating desktop and server deployment. MDT provides you with the following benefits:
- Unified tools and processes, including a set of guidance, for deploying desktops and servers in a common deployment console.
- Reduced deployment time and standardized desktop and server images
Some of the key changes in MDT 2013 are:
- Support for the Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK) for Windows 8.1.
- Support for deployment of Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
- Support for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.
- Improved support x86-based Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) systems.