Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Lab Kit

The Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Lab Kit is an updated version of the Windows 10 Deployment and Management lab kit. This lab is designed to help you plan your deployment of modern devices running Windows 10 Enterprise and Office 365 Pro Plus, managed by Enterprise Mobility + Security.

Extending the value of Microsoft 365, the Modern Desktop makes security the top priority, helps ease deployment and management, delivers the latest innovation to users, and provides robust insights that enable IT teams to proactively run and manage their businesses.

This free evaluation lab kit features:

A complete lab environment

The kit includes a pre-configured virtual lab environment with evaluation versions of:

  • Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1803 (Windows 10 April 2018 Update)
  • System Center Configuration Manager, version 1802
  • Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit for Windows 10, version 1803
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit
  • Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.1
  • Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring 2.5 SP1
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014

PLUS, the lab can be connected to trials of:

  • Office 365 Enterprise E5
  • Enterprise Mobility + Security

Step-by-step labs

Illustrated lab guides take you through multiple deployment and management scenarios, including:


  • Windows Analytics Update Compliance
  • Servicing Windows 10 with Configuration Manager
  • Servicing Office 365 ProPlus with Configuration Manager

Deployment and management

  • Modern Device Deployment
  • Modern Device Management
  • NEW Modern Device Co-Management
  • Office 365 ProPlus Deployment
  • BIOS to UEFI Conversion
  • Modern Application Management
  • Enterprise State Roaming
  • NEW Remote Access (VPN)


  • Windows Information Protection
  • Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection
  • Windows Defender Application Guard
  • NEW Windows Defender Application Control
  • NEW Windows Defender Antivirus
  • NEW Windows Defender Exploit Guard
  • Windows Hello for Business
  • Credential Guard
  • Device Encryption (Bitlocker)
  • Remote Access (VPN)


  • Windows App Certification Kit
  • Windows Analytics Upgrade Readiness
  • Browser Compatibility
  • NEW Windows App Certification Kit
  • Desktop Bridges

Please use a broad bandwidth to download this content to enhance your downloading experience. Lab environment requires a minimum of 16 GB of available memory and 150 GB of free disk space. For optimal performance, 32 GB of available is recommended. The lab expires December 9, 2018. A new version will be published prior to expiration.