Oh The Times, They Are A Changing

With mixed emotions, I want to announce that I’ve decided to leave the Team Foundation Server team for a new opportunity within Microsoft.  I’ve been on the TFS team for the past 7 years in various capacities from tester to test lead to test manager to test architect.  I’ve watched this product grow from its…


Thinking About ROI for Test Automation

After we shipped Team Foundation Server 2010, I took on a new role on the TFS team as a Test Architect.  I’m excited about this role because it’s a little more hands-on than being a manager and because I get to help tackle some of the most challenging test problems we have across the product….


TFS Command Line Katas: Part 1 – Basic TF.exe Concepts

The TFS command line client, tf.exe, is a powerful tool that may be somewhat intimidating or elusive to learn if you primarily work through within Visual Studio.  In fact, you can do many things in tf.exe that are not available through the Visual Studio source control interface.  tf.exe has been around since the earliest days…