WaaS IPU - Rollback Recovery Module

So This Post is going to cover the Rollback Recovery Modules that plug into the In Place Upgrade TS.  There are three parts of the process, two Task Sequences parts, and a scheduled task with powershell scripts. For more info about Roll Back, check out my previous post: Automated Client Recovery from Rollback or OS ... Read moreWaaS IPU - Rollback Recovery Module

Driver Pack Mapping and Pre-Cache

Ok, this hasn’t changed since WaaS 1.0, but I don’t think I ever actually explained it.  So basically it’s just variables… one of my favorite things… along with Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens. Basically we have two modules.  One that sets the Driver Packs, and one that downloads them. So now that you’ve ... Read moreDriver Pack Mapping and Pre-Cache

Registry Values used in WaaS Process for reporting

This Post is part of a larger WaaS Process series.. WaaS 1809 TS Collection Update: 2019.06.04 - Blogged the process to use Reg2Mof to capture this.  WaaS 1809 – Regkey to MOF During the WaaS Process (The One Provided here at GARYTOWN, this is ALL CUSTOM), there are several keys and values that are written to the ... Read moreRegistry Values used in WaaS Process for reporting

WaaS PreAssessment & PreFlight using Config Items

First off, Why CIs?  Because they are easy to maintain, allow us to use them for both PreAssessment & PreFlight.  If you’re asking what those are, please stop and go here: https://miketerrill.net/2019/01/01/windows-as-a-service-in-the-enterprise-table-of-contents/, then read the blog post: Windows as a Service in the Enterprise Overview Part 1. Now that you understand the process… Here is ... Read moreWaaS PreAssessment & PreFlight using Config Items