Did You Know You Could…?

Did you know you could disable a Continuous Integration build process from firing as result of a check-in event?  You simply need to add ***NO_CI*** to the check-in comment.  I can’t take the credit, this is Buck’s little nugget of wisdom.  I just thought this was a handy thing to know and wanted to share….

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Data Dude gets a Makeover! OK, maybe it’s more a freshening up.

Technorati tags: VSTS, DataDude, Database Professional, PowerTools Waiting for Orcas to see what’s new and hot with the database professional role of Team System?  Tired of not having static analysis for your T-SQL?  Want more refactoring options than just rename?  Need help nailing down those pesky regular expressions for generating data?  DONE!  No, Orcas DID…

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Enforcing Code Metric Policies on Check-in

So I have had at least a half dozen customers ask about this recently, and found a great article on the Code Analysis Team blog.  Yoinked from their post… Technorati Tags: Code Metrics,Check-in Policy,TFS 2008 Can a check-in policy be defined based on code metrics in TFS? Well, code metrics itself does not have a…

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Webcast Series- Visual Studio Team System 2008

  Want to learn more about Visual Studio Team System without having to leave your own home or office? We deliver 1-2 interactive webcast sessions designed to provide you with a solid understanding of how Team System’s role-based tools support the entire software development team, including architects, developers, testers, project managers, and other business stakeholders….

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VSTS Check in Policy Installer – Helper Project

A former co-worker from my past life at Software Architects and fellow Team System guru, Chris Kadel has begun doing some work to make deploying check-in policies against Team Foundation Server quick and painless.  He’s not quite finished and is looking for some collaboration from anyone out there willing to geek out with him.  If…

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More "How Do I?" Videos for TFS 2008

Some new great How To videos presented by Richard Hundhausen.  Richard even attended my last User Group meeting too, cool huh?  🙂   How Do I: Install and Enable the Build Notification Tool? In this video we will install Team Foundation Server 2008 Power Tools and enable the Build Notification Tool to alert us when…

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Even MORE WebCasts on Visual Studio Team System 2008

Notion Solutions delivers webcasts every Thursday.  The sessions are designed to provide customers with a solid understanding of how Team System’s role-based tools support the entire software development team, including architects, developers, testers, project managers, and other business stakeholders. To register, to go www.clicktoattend.com and enter the Event Code for the session you wish to…

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New "How DO I?" Videos for Team Suite

This Week’s Featured Videos How Do I: Use the TF Destroy Command in Visual Studio Team System 2008? In this how-to video, we will look at using the TF Destroy command, found in Visual Studio Team System 2008 to permanently delete artifacts out of Team Foundation Version Control.Presented by Richard Hundhausen on December 11, 2007Length:…

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Visual Studio Accelerate Webcast Series

Technorati tags: VSTS, How Do I?, Team Foundation Server Our 2007-2008 Webcast series has been scheduled and the registration links are live, hope you can attend!  For past events, you can view the recorded sessions.  Register now and get them on your calendar, events go through mid-2008!  🙂   August 7, 07 2pm EST Topic:…

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More "How Do I…?" Videos Have been Released for VSTS!

This Week’s Featured Video How Do I: Write a Simple Custom Policy? Join Pat Tormey as he demonstrates how to write a simple custom policy to add to your existing Team Foundation Server development environment. He will walk you through the design, show you how to deploy your masterpiece using the Visual Studio Setup project,…

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