Advanced Group Policy Management
Updated: April 1, 2013
Applies To: Advanced Group Policy Management
Microsoft Advanced Group Policy Management (AGPM) extends the capabilities of the Group Policy Management Console (GPMC) to provide comprehensive change control and improved management for Group Policy Objects (GPOs). AGPM is available as part of the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) for Software Assurance.
AGPM Version Information
AGPM 4.0 SP1 supports Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Vista with SP1.
AGPM 4 supports Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Vista with SP1.
AGPM 3 supports Windows Server 2008 and Windows Vista with SP1.
AGPM 2.5 supports Windows Vista (32-bit) with no service pack and Windows Server 2003 (32-bit).
Supplemental MDOP Product Guidance
In addition to the product documentation available online, supplemental product guidance such as informational videos and virtual labs are available for most MDOP products.
For a list of available MDOP videos, go to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack Technologies Videos (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=234275).
MDOP Virtual Labs
For a list of available MDOP virtual labs, go to Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) Virtual Labs (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=234276).
For technical whitepapers, evaluation materials, blogs, and additional MDOP resources, go to MDOP TechCenter (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=225286)
How to Get MDOP
MDOP is a suite of products that can help streamline desktop deployment, management, and support across the enterprise. MDOP is available as an additional subscription for Software Assurance customers.
- Evaluate MDOP
- MDOP is also available for test and evaluation to MSDN and TechNet subscribers in accordance with MDSN and TechNet agreements.
- Download MDOP
- MDOP subscribers can download the software at the Microsoft Volume Licensing website (MVLS).
- Purchase MDOP
- Visit the enterprise Purchase Windows Enterprise Licensing website to find out how to purchase MDOP for your business.
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