You can use Device Manager 2011 to perform the following configuration tasks on devices optimized for management with Device Manager 2011:
Use the Configuration Manager console to create configuration items and configuration packages.
Use advertisements to send notifications to the collection of devices specifying that a program, software update deployment, or task sequence is available.
For more information about how to create items and packages, see Configuration Items and Packages.
For more information about advertising a package, see Configuration Package Advertisements.