Oct
30

Manchester: Windows 10 Technical Advisory Seminar

Old Trafford Football Stadium
08:45 - 14:00 GMT
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Join Softcat at Old Trafford, Manchester for our Windows 10 Technical Advisory Seminar.

Are you about to start or currently planning to deploy Windows 10 for your organisation? Join our seminar to hear from our experienced team of specialists as they discuss key stages of delivering Windows 10, including real-life examples of what makes a successful migration.

Presenters

  • Jack Lewis, Softcat Technical Architect
  • Adam Harding, Softcat Chief Technologist
  • George Swain, Softcat End User Compute Practice Lead

Members of the Softcat Microsoft Team will also be available on the day.

Agenda

  • 08.45 Arrival with tea, coffee and light breakfast
  • 09.15 Kick off and introductions
  • 09.30 Session 1 - What’s new with Windows 10 by Jack Lewis

An overview of what’s new in Windows 10, including; Windows 10 edition differences, Windows-as-a-Service (Windows 10 update and servicing model), Modern Management methodologies, AutoPilot, Microsoft Store for Business, Windows Analytics, Windows Hello for Business and Advanced Security Features.

  • 10.15 Session 2 - Windows 10 Migration Readiness by Adam Harding

Session to discuss Softcat’s recommended approaches to Windows 10 migrations and Windows 10 readiness, including; Application Readiness, Infrastructure Readiness (on-premises and cloud) & Imaging/Provisioning.

  • 11.00 Refreshment break
  • 11.30 Session 3 – VDI, User-Profiles and User-Data with Windows 10 by George Swain

Key considerations and recommendations when Windows 10 is delivered via VDI, including; VDI environment readiness, Windows 10 VDI image optimisation. This session will also cover the key considerations and recommendations for migrating user-profiles and user-data to Windows 10.

  • 12.15 Session 4 – Windows 10 Q&A with Jack Lewis, Adam Harding and George Swain 

Hosted Q&A session to discuss Windows 10 migration approaches, common pitfalls and project experiences (both good and bad!).

  • 13.00 – 14.00 Lunch & networking

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Old Trafford Football Stadium

Tuesday 30 October 2018 08:45 - 14:00 GMT

Register now
This event is free View on map