New and Notable, 2010-03-04

One really nice aspect of blogging is that I when I’m looking for an answer I sometimes find it on my own blog—apparently, I sometimes repeat the same mistakes.  Because of that, I’m happy to write down a few links for later so that I can find them when I need them. With that in…


Linkfest: Customizing TFS SharePoint Dashboards

Why write this post when someone else has?  Sunder Raman put out a 5-part series on customizing the SharePoint dashboards: http://blogs.msdn.com/teams_wit_tools/ or · http://blogs.msdn.com/sunder/archive/2009/11/24/reporting-in-team-foundation-server-2010-part-1-introduction.aspx · http://blogs.msdn.com/sunder/archive/2010/01/05/reporting-in-team-foundation-server-2010-part-2-sharepoint-dashboards-sharepoint-server-dashboard.aspx · http://blogs.msdn.com/sunder/archive/2010/01/07/reporting-in-team-foundation-server-2010-part-3-sharepoint-dashboards-sharepoint-server-dashboard-customization.aspx · http://blogs.msdn.com/sunder/archive/2010/02/02/reporting-in-team-foundation-server-2010-part-4-sharepoint-dashboards-creating-a-team-dashboard.aspx · http://blogs.msdn.com/sunder/archive/2010/02/18/reporting-in-team-foundation-server-2010-part-5-sharepoint-foundation-dashboard.aspx. Also, Stephanie Cutherbertson has a nice post on Setting up Enterprise SharePoint with TFS 2010.


patterns & practices Acceptance Test Engineering Guide reaches “Beta 2”

The P&P team is looking for feedback and avid readers of their Acceptance Test Engineering Guide.  Beta 2 was released yesterday on CodePlex.  It’s a svelte 209 pages, in “commentable PDF”. It’s a thick, thick document.  They cover a number of test perspectives, including the solution architect, the development manager, user experience, operations manager, test…


New and Notable February 2009

Well, we had our first Atlanta Biztalk User Group meeting on February 10th, and I missed it—I just notice that Chad Brooks posted the info.  I hope that there’s another meeting next month.  CTS opened an Atlanta office, and they brought the BizTalk group with them.  Registration for the Georgia chapter is at http://www.btug.biz/Home/Georgia/tabid/161/Default.aspx, and…

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