This includes listing all of the installed software, the network addresses of the computers, and the configuration of different pieces of hardware.
It also means creating updates or ideal models that can be used to quickly update computers or restore them to a predefined baseline.
Configuration Manager can effectively control bandwidth usage and content distribution through a combination of Branch Cache and distribution points.
Microsoft encourages organizations currently using Configuration Manager for Windows update management to continue doing so for Windows 10 client computers.
This topic focuses on updating and upgrading Windows 10 after it has already been deployed.
System Center Configuration Manager provides maximum control over quality and feature updates for Windows 10.
Unlike other servicing tools, Configuration Manager has capabilities that extend beyond servicing, such as application deployment, antivirus management, software metering, and reporting, and provides a secondary deployment method for LTSB clients.
The exceptions are mainly network interface configurations.
High Availability will also sync files between the two appliances.