[German]Microsoft has provided a collection of tools for IT departments as form of ‘Surface Tools for IT’. Version 1.0 of the collection has been released for free download end of April 2019.
Microsoft has been trying to provide administrators in corporate environments with tools for managing Surface devices for quite some time. Now the ‘Surface Tools for IT Version 1.0’ are available for administrators. Microsoft writes about that tool collection:
This download location stores all the right tools you need as a IT Professional when you want to deploy, manage and secure a Surface device in your organization.
Russian Leaker @WZor had already mentions these tools on Twitter at the end of April 2019 – but the current version of the tools is dated May 2, 2019..
✔️Download #SurfaceTools for IT – all the right tools you need as a IT Professional when you want to deploy, manage and secure a #Surface device in your organization https://t.co/IKIugvOVz6 pic.twitter.com/9TjSDE9mvO
— WZor (@WZorNET) 29. April 2019
The download is provided on this Microsoft site, where the files shown below will be offered since May 2, 2019:
|Date Published: 5/2/2019
|Surface Asset Tag.zip||60 KB|
Surface devices with Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Enterprise and higher are supported. Another toolkit has been mentioned within my blog post Microsoft’s Surface Diagnostics Toolkit for Business (SDT). An overview of Surface related sources from Microsoft from 2017 may be found here. (via)