Visual Studio Team Services demonstrates how Microsoft Loves Java

To demonstrate our continued commitment to support Java developers and their full lifecycle DevOps needs with Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) and Team Foundation Server (TFS), I want to share some of our recent and exciting Java-related feature announcements. Our teams are working with large and small Java teams every day to better understand their... Read More


Versioning NuGet packages in a continuous delivery world: part 1

On the Package Management team, we’re frequently asked how to think about versioning packages. Conceptually, it’s simple: NuGet (like many package managers) prefers semantic versioning (SemVer), which describes a release in terms of its backwards-compatibility with the last release. But for teams that have adopted continuous delivery, there’s tension between this simple concept and the... Read More


Spring cleaning: Package management updates

Since we launched Package Management Public Preview last November, your response has been fantastic. Thank you to everyone who’s installed our extension, published a NuGet package, or sent us feedback. As the sunshine starts to return to Seattle, it’s time for some spring cleaning. A list of small but important feature improvements has accumulated in the... Read More


Announcing Package Management support for VSO/TFS

UPDATE (2/1/16) : Package management is now available in Europe and Australia! Install from the VS Marketplace here. ————— UPDATE (11/21/15) : The package management extension for Visual Studio Team Services is now available in the new Visual Studio Marketplace here.  It’s only supported in the us-region right now ————— Today, I’m happy to announce the... Read More