ATT Online - Novell ZENworks 11.2 Configuration Management Advanced Imaging (Course 9315)

Description

Course Description

This course is designed to give you an advanced level of understanding of the ZENworks Configuration Management (ZCM) imaging feature. During class, you learn how to:

1. Start and stop all imaging related services and understand the purpose of each imaging-related service.

2. Use image bundles and hardware rules to repair broken workstations and multicast images to several machines at one time

3. Install the new NTFS driver into the ZCM Imaging Distro

4. Differentiate the three distinct phases of a PXE-based ZCM imaging operation

5. Generate and read imaging log files in order to troubleshoot the PXE-based ZCM imaging environment

6. Troubleshoot the ZCM imaging processes

7. Create a hardware independent Windows 7 base image that can be applied to different models of PC hardware.

In general this class will give you the knowledge required:

- to use the ZENworks Control Center to configure the most common types of imaging operations,

- troubleshooting the most common types of imaging related issues

- to use Microsoft tools (WSIM and SYSPREP) to configure the Windows Setup process

- to implement an "image stack" approach using ZCM Imaging in the deployment of a SYSPREP'd Windows 7 hardware-independent base and add-on images.

Audience

Experienced network administrators with imaging responsibilities..

Prerequisites

Before taking this course, you should have a basic understanding of workstation imaging concepts.

- Experience managing Windows workstations in a networked environment

- A general understanding of imaging technology

- A general understanding of ZCM terminology and architecture

- Fundamental experience using the ZENworks Control Center