Microsoft Windows – Managing Enterprise Devices and Apps: Software Updates

IT professionals who deploy, manage, and maintain client computers, devices, and applications in an enterprise network infrastructure

Prerequisite
None

Expected Duration
109 minutes

Description
Mobile devices are now common in the workplace, either company owned, or bring your own device or BYOD. You need a way to manage this proliferation. A key target for malicious software is unpatched and non-updated software running on network hosts. In this course, you’ll learn about management of mobile devices using Windows Intune. You’ll also learn about software updates using System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for Microsoft certification exam 70-696 Managing Enterprise Devices and Apps.

Objective

Windows Intune Connector

  • start the course
  • describe device management in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager and list the requirements
  • list the tasks associated with device management in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe Windows Intune integration with System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • prepare System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager for Windows Intune integration
  • configure System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager integration with Windows Intune
  • provide access to company resources from mobile devices in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe considerations for enrolling company-owned and personal-owned devices and managing device life cycle

Mobile App Deployment

  • describe mobile app support in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • create a mobile app for deployment in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • deploy a mobile app in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • manage apps using the company portal app in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Software Updates

  • describe the software updates feature in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe prerequisites for using software updates in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe the software update point site system role in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe how software update catalog metadata is synchronized in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • describe the process for scanning System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager clients for compliance
  • describe the deployment process for software updates in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Configuring Software Updates

  • install the software update point in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • configure software update client settings in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • create software update groups in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • determine software update compliance in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • deploy software updates in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • create rules for automatic deployment in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Monitoring Software Updates

  • view software update reports in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
  • view software update logs in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Practice: Software Updates

  • configure software updates in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION

$129/month
 

ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION

$1295/year

Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.