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A day with the ConfigMgr Dream team - August 10, 2018

Don't miss the chance of joining a training with a ConfigMgr dream team. Kent Agerlund, Jörgen Nilsson, and Johan Arwidmark are presenting five sessions, one hour each, with many live demos, tips and tricks, and lots of deep technical content. This training was broadcasted live on August 10, 2018 from Chicago. 

Session #1 - What is new in ConfigMgr Current Branch 1806

Speakers: Kent Agerlund and Jörgen Nilsson

In this session, you get a walk-through of all the new features in Configuration Manager Current Branch 1806, tips and tricks on how to get the most out of the latest release, and a look at what is new in the latest Technical Preview available at the time (probably TP 1807). Prepare for a session with lots of demos and practical guidance.


Session #2 - Real World Software Updates using ConfigMgr
Speakers: Kent Agerlund and Johan Arwidmark

A session full with production-ready design and configurations of your software updates, including database maintenance and other update cleanup actions needed in a production environment.  You also get a deep understanding of how WSUS works with ConfigMgr (really useful for troubleshooting), and how to make sure your devices are compliant. After this session will you have a whole bag of useful tricks to try out in your environment.


Session #3 - Modern client management using Configuration Manager
Speakers: Kent Agerlund and Jörgen Nilsson

Modern client Management with Configuration Manager is most often mentioned when used with Azure AD and Intune, but it’s really a mindset and a way of working. In this session, you will how to use all new features in Windows 10 1803 combined with Configuration Manager. Features like Per-App VPN, Conditional Access for PC, Edition upgrade, and Azure AD to name a few.  Shorthand, in this session you learn to build and manage the modern client using a combination of well tested technologies in Configuration Manager, Windows 10 and Azure AD.


Session #4 - MVP OSD Tips and tricks  - Including Peer to Peer Solutions
Speakers: Johan Arwidmark and Jörgen Nilsson

This is downright the Windows 10 servicing/deployment session you always wanted to see. In this session, you learn about tips and tricks for deploying feature updates for organization all sizes. You learn how to create advanced task sequence with pre- and post-installation actions, keeping the In-Place Upgrade failure rate down to a minimum. You also get a crash course in reducing Windows 10 network impact using techniques like Delivery Optimization, Peer Cache, BranchCache, and LEDBAT.


Session #5 - Windows 10 Customizations
Speakers: Johan Arwidmark and Jörgen Nilsson

Join us in a session where we dive deep into common customizations that organizations are doing with the Windows 10 image. During this session you learn how to customize Windows 10 in an Enterprise and how you can configure it so it suites the company needs. You learn to customize browser selection, start menu, removing builtin applications, file associations, using AppLocker, Credential Guard, Font Blocking and more. 

Kent Agerlund, Johan Arwidmark and Jörgen Nilsson

Kent Agerlund
Love to talk about anything related to Enterprise Client Management, cycling, running and football :-) Microsoft Enterprise Client Management MVP and Microsoft Regional Director

Johan Arwidmark

Johan Arwidmark is a consultant and all-around geek specializing in Systems Management and Enterprise Windows Deployment Solutions. Johan also speaks at several conferences each year, including MMS and TechEd events around the world. He is actively involved in deployment communities like deploymentresearch.com and myitforum.com and has been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for more than twelve years. 

Jörgen Nilsson
Jörgen is working as a principal consultant at Onevinn in Sweden. He has been working as a consultant since 1993 with a focus on Enterprise Client Management and System Management.
Involved in many projects and also a Microsoft Certified Trainer, MVP in Enterprise Mobility and delivers trainings mostly Configuration Manager. Also an appreciated speaker at event like Microsoft Techdays, Microsoft Management Summit(MMS), TechED, Techorama MMS - Minnesota