Microsoft created some new partner and self-service resources to help organizations assess business value and build a plan for deploying a modern desktop environment with Windows 7 Enterprise, Microsoft App-V, Internet Explorer 8 and Office 2010 Professional Plus. Here’s an overview of these resources:
- Proof of Concept Jumpstart: From creating an economic justification of project to app compatibility assessment, image engineering and PoC deployment, deployment experts from Microsoft Services and Microsoft Partners’re specifically trained for this program.
- Self-Service PoC Jumpstart Kit offers a virtual hard disk that can be installed to a server for deployment set up. With many deployment tools like Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit, Office Environment Assessment Tool and more already pre-configured.
- Production Pilot Jumpstart: The same deployment experts have been specially trained and can assist you with deploying 1,000 PCs in a production pilot in your environment through a 10-week fixed price engagement.
More info: Windows Enterprise site