Client Virtualization and TFS Version Control

It is becoming more and more common for developers and testers to work with virtualized clients like those offered with Virtual PC or Hyper-V.  We use this at Microsoft a great deal.  Client virtualization offers many benefits for those working with pre-release software or who need to quickly change between client configurations.   However, if you…


Team System Web Access 2008 SP1 Power Tool

We have just shipped Team System Web Access (TSWA) 2008 SP1 Power Tool. · Download TSWA 2008 SP1 What’s New in TSWA 2008 SP1? · Work item only view for users without a client access license. [Previously known as Work Item Web Access (WIWA) feature] · Run a single instance with multiple languages (*) ·…


Over 1 Billion Served

Chandru Ramakrishnan, a TFS Version Control Platform developer who keeps our internal dogfood server humming, noticed this morning that our internal TFS Version Control dogfood server has over 1 billion rows for local versions.  That is over 1 billion files/folders served to internally!