Ben Hunter

Architect - Microsoft Enterprise Services - Redmond

June, 2007

  • BDD 2007 - Intel Mass Storage Drivers (iastor)

    Everytime Intel releases a new mass storage chipset I receive the same call/email from from most of my customers and it goes something like this: "Hi Ben, I have just got a new machine and I can't deploy an image to it, do you know what is going...
  • BDD 2007 - New BDD blog

    Richard Smith one of my fellow Microsoft consultants from the UK has started a blog (finally!). Richard is very knowledgeable on everything about BDD and operating system deployment so I am sure you will find his blog very useful. Richard has started...
  • BDD 2007 - Understanding BDD logs

    Before you can troubleshoot BDD 2007 you need to clearly understand the many logs used during an OS deployment. If you understand what log to refer to and at what time you will find things that where once mysterious become understandable. With this...
  • BDD 2007 - Patch 1 released

    Well the first patch for BDD 2007 has been released, download it here . This fixes a number of those niggling BDD issues, hopefully making your BDD experience a happier one! Here are my highlights: You no longer need to use the work around...
  • BDD 2007 - BDD and PowerTab - Be teased no more!

    I am sure that many of you a very keen to use the functionality demonstrated in the PowerShell Guy's BDD 2007 teaser. Well be teased no more..... it’s available! http://thepowershellguy.com/blogs/posh/archive/2007/06/14/powertab-0-93-powershell-tab...
  • BDD 2007 - PowerShell Teaser

    Those of you who are keen to leverage PowerShell to manage BDD will find the following teasers from the PowerShell Guy very interesting: Teaser #1 Teaser #2 They should help you understand the functionality that can exposed by PowerShell...
  • BDD 2007 - Tips and Tricks - Sorting Applications

    Hands up everyone who has tried to add an application to the task sequence and been frustrated by the fact that you can not control the order of the applications. Instead you have too scan through a list of applications that are ordered by the time you...