Tag: image management

How to Windows Update for Business with #WVD

Via @brinkhoff_c: comes a tip for a newly published article that explains how to update your Windows 10 single and multi-session images as part of #WindowsVirtualDesktop (#WVD) on Azure with Windows Update for Business without having MECM/SCCM. via Configure Windows Update for Business (Windows 10) – Windows Deployment | Microsoft Docs

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Using Azure Image builder and Azure Shared Image Gallery with WVD

Microsoft’s Tom Hickling (@tomhickling) has written a blog that is about how you can use Azure Image Builder with Shared Image Gallery to deploy WVD Host pools. He shows you a simple “kickstarter” example of how you can use Azure Image Builder (AIB) to build a Windows 10 Multi Session image and then place this […]

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Windows Virtual Desktop Host Pool Autoscaling

Patrick Köhler (@wvdlogix) has released his WVDLogix Autoscaling Tool in preview. His solution combines the best of Microsoft´s scripts, with user interfaces and one single script to rule them all. To help you getting started with my script he’s created a video for you which explains the steps in detail. via Windows Virtual Desktop Host […]

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Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) – Image Management : How to manage and deploy custom images (including versioning) with the Azure Shared Image Gallery (SIG)

In this #WVD blog Robin Hobo (@robinhobo) will show you step-by-step how to create an image, deploy a #WindowsVirtualDesktop Host pool with it, and update it with a new image version afterwards, using the #Azure Shared Image Gallery. A great benefit of the Azure Image Gallery is that you can deploy your image to different […]

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New Azure Shared Image Gallery features are now available

Features in Azure Shared Image Gallery are now generally available. Support for Premium SSD storage account type Users can now choose to store their SIG image versions in Premium SSD storage accounts for better VM deployment and post-boot performance. This feature is now generally available. Get started here: Documentation, CLI, PowerShell, Portal, API, ARM Template and SDK Specialized Images in Shared Image Gallery […]

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Streamlining your #WVD image building process with Azure Image Builder

Customizing virtual machine (VM) images to meet security and compliance requirements and achieve faster deployment is a strong need for many enterprises, but most don’t enjoy the process and energy needed for determining the right tooling, building the right pipeline, and maintaining it continuously. We built Azure Image Builder service to make building customized images easy in […]

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Optimizing Windows 10, version 1909, for a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) role

This article helps you choose settings for Windows 10, version 1909 (build 18363) that should result in the best performance in a Virtualized Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) -which obviously includes #WVD- environment. All settings in this guide are recommendations to be considered and are in no way requirements. The key ways to optimize Windows 10 performance […]

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How to create and configure MSIX app attach package

MSIX app attach is different and disruptive from how we do application delivery today on traditional VDI/RDS infrastructures. With the new released Windows 10 Enterprise single and-multi-session build 2004 version, we added the MSIX APIs into the OS that make it possible to use MSIX app attach (app attach remains in preview until further notice). It’s now […]

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Building master images using Azure Image Builder

#AzureImageBuilder is one of those technologies which allows customers to (finally) fundamentally change and modernize the way they managed apps and images in #WVD. Neil McLoughlin (@virtualmanc) shows you how to do this with #WindowsVirtualDesktop and some gotchas. via Building master images using Azure Image Builder – WVD Community Website

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How Create & Update your VM Images for #WindowsVirtualDesktop

How should you prepare a master image for #WVD Multi-Session deployments? Images all need a base OS, Applications and Customizations. This video explains how to do this process for a #WindowsVirtualDesktop specific configuration that can be used with your organization’s existing processes. Highly recommended! via Windows Virtual Desktop – #17 – Image Management – YouTube

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