Build PCs and increase revenue: training for system builders

In this five-part webcast series, OEM Program Manager Matt Davis walks you through the process of building PCs and servers running Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and the new Office using the Windows ADK and OPK for Office.
Title Description Date/Time
Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 SKUs, features, opportunity, and more In this first webcast, learn about the different Windows 8 editions and the features in each.

Also find out about opportunities to increase revenue and save time building PCs and servers.
Play video .mp4 210 MB
Transcript .pdf 2.05 MB
Assessment and Deployment Kit—Where do I get it, why do I want it, and what can I do with the ADK? This second webcast covers the new Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit (ADK), including methods for building images, deploying images across multiple architectures, and providing quality recovery images for your customers. Play video .mp4 229 MB
Transcript .pdf 958 KB
New Office opportunity and preinstallation process This third webcast will discuss new methods to build and sell PCs with the new Office. Learn what the new version of Office provides to resellers and, more importantly, to your end customers. Play video .mp4 213 MB
Transcript .pdf 1.59 MB
Preinstallation process for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012—customization, branding, and more This fourth webcast takes an in-depth look at the preinstallation process for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. It covers best practices for preinstallation and shows resellers how to obtain support. Play video .mp4 234 MB
Transcript .pdf 1.53 MB
Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012: What is the “Assessment” piece of the ADK anyway? In this fifth webcast, learn about the Windows Assessment Console, which is used to preinstall and validate machines with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Play video .mp4 217 MB
Transcript .pdf 1.98 MB
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