Keith Mayer gives us the third post in this month’s Migration and Deployment Series covering 5 Steps to Deploying Windows 8 with System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 - Migration and Deployment.  This step-by-step post gives great insight on the OS deployment prerequisites, how to prepare the boot images, how to add the image, define a task sequence to install an image, and how to deploy a task sequence. 

STEP 1 – Sign up for a FREE 90 Day Trial Windows Azure account and start your journey to learning

STEP 2 – Download an evaluation copy of System Center 2012 SP1 for your lab to get familiar with App Controller and the other components of System Center 2012

STEP 3 – Sign up for a FREE Microsoft Virtual Academy eLearning account to take FREE TRAINING on Windows 8, Windows Azure and System Center 2012 SP1 at your own pace

STEP 4 – STEP 4 – Catch up on the Migration and Deployment Series ( or the blog series on Windows Azure IaaS ( by bookmarking or remembering these short URLs and come back at your leisure

The direct link to this blog article is here