Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 Beta 1 Now Available for Download

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit version 2012 is now available for beta download.To participate, register for MDT 2012 Beta 1 at Microsoft Connect. "MDT 2012 Beta 1 rides the next wave of System Center releases with support for System Center Configuration Manager 2012. For Lite Touch installations, MDT 2012 improves the overall client-side user experience, while also […]

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit version 2012 is now available for beta download.

To participate, register for MDT 2012 Beta 1 at Microsoft Connect.

"MDT 2012 Beta 1 rides the next wave of System Center releases with support for System Center Configuration Manager 2012. For Lite Touch installations, MDT 2012 improves the overall client-side user experience, while also providing behind-the-scenes enhancements for partitioning, UEFI, and user state migration. These features, combined with many small enhancements, bug fixes, and a smooth and simple upgrade process, make MDT 2012 Beta 1 more reliable and flexible than ever," Microsoft stated.

Key Benefits:

  • Fully leverages the capabilities provided by SCCM 2012 for OS deployment.
  • Improved Lite Touch user experience and functionality.
  • A smooth and simple upgrade process for all existing MDT users.

To participate in the MDT 2012 Beta 1 program, register and download and test the tool in your environment and then provide timely feedback and suggestions to development team.

MDT 2012 Beta 1 runs through August 2011.

[Source: System Center Team Blog]