This suite of six tools for IT pros contains applications that have been updated since MDOP 2012 was released in November. Microsoft typically updates MDOP in the spring and fall. In MDOP 2012, two of the tools were still at the beta stage. Now, the Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring 2.0 (MBAM 2.0) tool is out of beta, as well as the Advanced Group Policy Management 4.0 Service Pack 1 (AGPM 4.0 SP1) tool, according to Microsoft's announcement. Microsoft mostly characterized the improvements in the MDOP 2013 tools as facilitating use with Windows 8. Check it out here.
This article was originally published on April 24th, 2013