DevOps @ Connect(); 2017

I am excited…There will be lots of news…at Microsoft Connect(); 2017 happening Wednesday Nov 15th in New York City. Please join the live stream starting at 10:00 AM EST for Scott Guthrie’s keynote, where he will showcase lots of new innovations across Azure, .NET, Visual Studio, Visual Studio Team Services and more.  At 3:00 PM… Read more

Open sourcing the MSTest Test Framework

A couple of months ago I blogged about open sourcing the VS Test platform.  In that post, I talked about the numerous test frameworks that it supports, on of the most popular ones being MSTest.  I also foreshadowed our plan to also open source MSTest V2.  Today I’m happy to announce that we have open… Read more

Open sourcing the VS Test platform

Yesterday we released our unit test execution infrastructure as an open source project.  You’ll also find an open source project with the documentation. VSTest is a very extensible unit test execution framework.  The base engine, discovers tests and runs them.  It can parallelize across cores, provides process isolation and can integrate with Visual Studio.  It… Read more

Connect(); event today

Check out the Connect(); event today.  Live stream Scott’s keynote and view on demand tons of other content – including my session on DevOps. Brian… Read more

VS2015 Update 2 and TFS 2015 Update 2 have shipped

Yesterday, at the //Build/ conference, we announced the final release of Visual Studio 2015 Update 2 and Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 2.  You can learn more at the following links: Visual Studio 2015 Update 2 TFS 2015 Update 2 We also released an early preview of Visual Studio “15”.  We will not be releasing… Read more

Microsoft joins the Eclipse Foundation

This morning at EclipseCon, we announced that we are joining the Eclipse Foundation to further our goals of helping developers build applications regardless of the technology stack choices they make.  At the same time, we announced the new open source project for Team Explorer Everywhere to enable anyone to contribute to creating a great Eclipse… Read more

VS 2015 Update 1 and TFS 2015 Update 1 are available

Today we shipped the final releases of Visual Studio 2015 Update 1 and Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 1. Visual Studio 2015 Update 1 Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 1 Team Foundation Server Express 2015 Update 1 TFS Office Integration installer TFS Project Server Extensions Here are the release notes: Visual Studio 2015 Update 1… Read more