TFS & Visual Studio ALM – by Neno Loje

(formerly Team System, VSTS)

Entries Tagged as 'Training and Learning'

Using TFS to develop custom SharePoint applications (revised)

March 11th, 2009 · No Comments · Team Foundation Server, TFS 2008, TFS Project Portal and Team Communication, Training and Learning

The first article is created during a real world customer engagement and answers dozens of frequently asked questions and how-tos in a real world context vs. theoretical discussions. The 2nd package addresses very common questions around setting up and using TFS features for a MOSS development project. VSTS Rangers – SharePoint Server Custom Application Development: […]

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How many users can Team System Web Access support?

January 27th, 2009 · No Comments · Team Foundation Server, Team System Web Access (TWA), TFS 2008 SP1, TFS Administration, Training and Learning

A: Microsoft posted a white paper on this. From the whitepaper: "Test results indicate that Web Access starts to hit the upper limits once the total number of work item objects in the memory is around 180. This translates to approximately 100 concurrent users with typical usage patterns." "Test results indicate that Web Access can […]

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VSTS Whitepapers by Microsoft

January 26th, 2009 · No Comments · TFS 2005, TFS 2008, Training and Learning, VSTS

Planning Visual Studio Team System 2008 Licensing White Paper (pdf/xps/docx) Team Development with Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Guide (pdf/book) Team System Web Access 2008 Scalability Limits White Paper (pdf/xps/docx) Installation, Configuration & Administration Team Foundation Installation Guide for Visual Studio Team System 2008 (chm) Administration Guide for Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team […]

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Using TFS to develop custom SharePoint applications

October 1st, 2008 · No Comments · Project Management with TFS, Team Foundation Server, TFS 2008, TFS Project Portal and Team Communication, Training and Learning, VSTS

Using Team Foundation Server to Develop Custom SharePoint Products and Technologies Applications Summary: Use Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server to support SharePoint application development, and provide an integrated development environment and single source code repository for process activities, integrated progress reporting, and team roles. (12 printed pages) Author: Microsoft Corporation, September 2008 Link: […]

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Documentation: Team Foundation Server SDK (online version)

February 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment · Team Foundation Build (TF Build), Team Foundation Server, Team Foundation Version Control, TFS 2005, TFS 2008, TFS Administration, TFS Extensibility, TFS Process Customization, Third-Party Solutions, Training and Learning

From the contents: Team Foundation Server Extensibility Team Foundation Server SDK Architecture How to: Run Team Foundation Server SDK Samples Team Foundation Core Services Work Item Tracking Extensibility Source Control Extensibility Data Warehouse Extensibility Reference for Team Foundation Server SDK Link: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb130146(VS.80).aspx

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Whitepaper: Operations Guidance for Team Foundation Server

October 5th, 2007 · No Comments · Downloads, Team Foundation Server, TFS 2005, TFS Administration, TFS Tips and Tricks, Training and Learning

Summary: You can manage your deployment of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Foundation Server more effectively if you create your own operations plan. As you create your plan, you should understand key elements of the architecture of Team Foundation Server and how your deployment topology affects operations. This white paper explains those elements in detail, […]

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Links from the Team System interactive sesssion at Basta

September 21st, 2007 · No Comments · TFS Tips and Tricks, Tools and Utilities, Training and Learning

Documentation Team Foundation Installation Guidehttps://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=E54BF6FF-026B-43A4-ADE4-A690388F310E Team Foundation Administrators Guidehttps://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=2AED0ECC-1552-49F1-ABE7-4905155E210A Branching Guidancehttp://www.codeplex.com/BranchingGuidance TFS Guidehttp://www.codeplex.com/TFSGuide VSTS Guidance(including Managing Source Control Dependencies in Visual Studio Team System )http://www.codeplex.com/VSTSGuidance Tools Team Foundation Power Toolshttp://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/aa718351.aspx Visual Studio Team Foundation Server MSSCCI Provider(for VB6, VC6, etc.)http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=87e1ffbd-a484-4c3a-8776-d560ab1e6198&DisplayLang=en

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Videos on how to improve the quality and integrity of your software solutions

June 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Training and Learning, VS Development Tools, VS Test Tools

are available on the ASP.NET site: #1 | Introduction to Unit Testing with Team System (10 minutes, 54 seconds) #2 | Introduction to Testing Web Applications with Team System (9 minutes, 43 seconds) #3 | Introduction to Load Testing Web Applications with Team System (9 minutes, 8 seconds) #4 | Introduction to Manual Testing with Team System (8 minutes, 56 seconds) #5 | […]

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How Do I: Customize TeamPlain? and How Do I: Create Custom Work Items in Team Foundation Server?

June 24th, 2007 · No Comments · TFS 2005, TFS Extensibility, TFS Tips and Tricks, TFS Work Item Tracking, Training and Learning

What do both topics have in common? Well, Microsoft started to publish How-Do-I-videos for various technologies and these two were the same topics covered on Visual Studio Team System. How Do I: Customize TeamPlain? In this video, Scott Golightly shows you how you can customize TeamPlain Web Access to work the way that you do. You […]

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Posters can make complex things easy to remember

April 24th, 2007 · No Comments · Downloads, Team Foundation Version Control, TFS Administration, TFS Tips and Tricks, Training and Learning

Willy-Peter Schaub [1], a fellow VSTS MVP [2], is our “king of Posters” when it comes to visualize complex things from Microsoft recommendation and best practices papers into nice and easy-to-remember posters! Microsoft Team System Branching poster [3] Microsoft Team System Security Mapping Microsoft Team System Single Server Deployment Microsoft Team System Source Control Microsoft […]

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