Windows 7 Manageability Overview
Windows 7 introduces a number of manageability improvements that can reduce total cost of ownership by helping to increase automation, improve user productivity, and provide flexible administrative control to meet compliance requirements. This paper provides an overview of each of these improvements. Windows 7 is designed to reduce cost and increase IT department productivity by increasing automation and providing tools to make troubleshooting and resolving issues quickly. Windows PowerShell 2.0, an enterprise-scale scripting engine, is included with Windows 7 and enables IT professionals to automate almost any aspect of system management. IT professionals can even automate the creation and configuration of Group Policy objects, simplifying policy definition for organizations with a complex Group Policy structure.