Device Manager 2011 enables configuration of devices optimized for management with Device Manager 2011. The following list shows how you can configure devices by using Configuration Manager and Device Manager 2011:
- Use the Configuration Manager console to create configuration
items and configuration packages.
- Use the Software Distribution feature in Configuration Manager
to distribute configuration content to collections of
- Use advertisements to send notifications to the collection of
devices specifying that a program, software update deployment, or
task sequence is available.
For more information about how to create items and packages, see Configuration Items and Packages.
For more information about how to distribute packages, see Software Distribution in Configuration Manager Help.
For more information about advertising a package, see Advertising a Package.