Are you looking for Team Foundation Server (TFS) Best Practices? Have a look at this whitepaper here: http://www.codeplex.com/TFSGuide No it’s not mine, but it’s superb!
You may hear that “VSTS is an ALM tool” when talking with a Microsoft rep or techie. This is not a misrepresentation but what they often mean is that “VSTS is an SDLC tool”. Unfortunately marketing got their hands on this acronym and IMHO got it all tangled up. Lets deconfuse the two very distinct things:…
No lock, Check-in lock, check-out lock – what’s all this about? Read this paper! VSTS_LockingStrategies.doc
Never heard of load testing before? Don’t know why you would want to do it? Read this paper! LoadTesting_VSTS.doc
Are you confused about branching? Terrified of merging? Or do you still believe a branch == version? Read this paper! PS: This article is now part of the MSDN library: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa730834(VS.80).aspx Branching & Merging Primer.doc