TFS performance tips – Index Defragment commands in SQL

Keeping SQL tuned up helps performance of TFS.  Checking the fragementation levels of indexs within the SQL database is straightforward and SQL includes useful defragment commands.   Here is a link to a useful best practices document on defragmentation.  It was written for SQL 2000, but is applicable to 2005:


Operations Guidance for TFS

The Team System Rangers have released another technical article for TFS Operations which includes our recommended operational best practices.  Please take a look at this and let us know what you think:


Orcas Beta 2 Refresh is now available.

Orcas Beta 2 refresh is now available for download. Please read the post by Brian that provides more information on Beta 2 refresh at You can download the refresh bits at: