Windows 10 Branch Selection Strategy
Enterprises need to have a Windows 10 branch selection strategy. With the Windows 10 upgrade models, enterprises will need to plan on deploying and supporting multiple branches.
One is not enough
Standardization has been a best practice in the enterprise to keep stability high and costs low. The challenge with Windows 10 is the perpetual introduction of new features not to mention all-or-nothing patching. In order to address potential risks, a new approach should be considered with branch selection.
Windows 10 branch strategy:
- Standardize: Put most machines on one branch.
- Early adopters: Use a faster updating branch for a smaller set of systems where you can gather early feedback for potential application compatibility issues.
- Stability: Use a slower updating branch for systems that need higher stability.
Read the entire article here, Windows 10 Branch Selection Strategy
via the fine folks at Ivanti.