Category Archives: Tips & How To’s

Technical tips and how to guidance for SmartDeploy users.

01 Jul

VIDEO: One-click Driver Updates

Equipping end users with high performance, stable hardware to maximize productivity is a major priority for IT. Making sure the basics are covered, like adequate memory and processing speed, is important but keeping device drivers up to date will also avoid unnecessary interruptions. Updated drivers not only increase hardware efficiency, but they can also combat […]

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25 Jun

Enterprise Dish: Demystifying Windows 10 Update Complexity

On this Enterprise Dish episode SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki and host Brad Sams discussed recent Microsoft news and tech trends this past month, including a little bit about Aaron’s growing bike collection. They began unpacking a new announcement from Microsoft regarding Windows 10, version 1903. The previous release had some hiccups including hardware-based encryption issues […]

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18 Apr

Enterprise Dish: Defer Windows 10 patches and a gentleman’s bet

Another Patch Tuesday is upon us and that means our CEO, Aaron Suzuki, co-hosts another episode of Petri.com’s Enterprise Dish. The most recent Patch Tuesday includes two more zero-day vulnerabilities being patched. Some users are experiencing login issues due to conflicts with third party anti-virus but patching this one quickly is important because if you’re […]

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08 Aug

Microsoft USMT made simple

When deploying an image to a new end user’s device, it’s important to have a plan for migrating their data to get them back to productivity as quick as possible. SmartDeploy now integrates with the Microsoft User State Migration Tool (USMT) to make imaging and migrating user data to a user’s new device very straightforward. […]

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