I began deploying Windows 10 at scale with version 1607, and over the years I’ve learned a lot and developed a good and proven system for building and deploying reference images using Task Sequences and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit.
Microsoft Deployment Toolkit | Download | Current version: Build 8456 January 25th 2019
Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit | Download | Current version: 2004
Windows USB/DVD Download Tool | Download
Building and Deploying Windows 10 Images
1709 Fall Creators Update | Build
1703 Creators Update | Build
Customising Windows 10
Windows Server Deployment
I’ve deployed hundreds over servers for a variety of services over the years, below are some posts I’ve written documenting the server’s I’ve had to deploy the most both professionally and running my home lab.
Some of the posts focus on Windows Server Core (no Desktop Experience) but even if you’re deploying “full fat” Windows, these should still be useful to you.
Windows Server 2016/2019 | Build Reference Image | Installing and Configuring Windows Deployment Services for PXE Boot
Windows Server 2016/2019 Core | Installing and Configuring Domain Controllers | Installing and Configuring Windows Server Update Services