After you have created the Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT) data collection package (DCP), you must deploy the DCP to the Configuration Manager 2007 collection that contain the computers you plan to evaluate.

You must select the appropriate method to deploy the DCPs. The following list displays the methods you can choose from:

The method you use for deploying the data collection package is largely based on the existing infrastructure. The preference of deployment methods is as follows:

For more information about configuring and deploying the data collection packages, see Planning in then Technical Library (

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