Q: What are some of the key downloads for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 to help with management and deployment?
A. In addition to the main images for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft has created some useful resources:
- Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit for Windows 8.1
- Windows Management Framework 4.0 - (brings PowerShell v4 to Windows 7, 2008 R2 and Server 2012)
- Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 8.1
- Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2013