Microsoft released the latest version of its System Center Configuration Manager on Tuesday, giving system administrators new tools to manage fleets of devices across their organizations.
The release gives users a variety of new features, including new ways to deploy Windows 10. That’s particularly important, as more companies look into rolling out Microsoft’s new operating system. It’s also key for Microsoft, since the company wants more and more companies to adopt Windows 10 in the coming year.
In addition to deploying Windows 10, administrators using SCCM can also manage updates for devices on the new operating system using Microsoft’s new Windows Update for Business service. The software lets them set up deployment rings that determine when different devices receive the mandatory cumulative updates for Windows 10 that Microsoft rolls out on a somewhat frequent basis.