New to VS 2015 and TFS 2015? Check out these great blog posts!

About to upgrade to the latest TFS 2015 – be sure to read these: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalmrangers/archive/2015/08/06/new-elements-of-tfs-2015-that-influence-an-upgrade.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalmrangers/archive/2015/08/07/short-lead-checklist.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalmrangers/archive/2015/08/10/long-lead-preparations.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalmrangers/archive/2015/08/10/long-lead-checklist.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalmrangers/archive/2015/08/11/post-upgrade-checklist-draft.aspx https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/Library/vs/alm/TFS/upgrade/upgrade Installing VS 2015 soon? Check out this post and KB: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudio/archive/2015/08/07/visual-studio-2015-faq.aspx https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3025135 Looking into the new build system in TFS 2015 – here are some documentation https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/Library/vs/alm/build/overview Enjoy!


Visual Studio ALM Rangers

Just joined the awesome Visual Studio ALM Ranger: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/willy-peter_schaub/archive/2015/03/30/introducing-the-visual-studio-alm-rangers-michael-pedersen.aspx Who are the Visual Studio ALM Rangers: https://aka.ms/vsarunderstand Check the great work they do here: https://aka.ms/vsarsolutions and here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/willy-peter_schaub/archive/2012/06/05/toc-alm-rangers-msdn-magazine-and-other-publications.aspx   

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Team Foundation Build vNext (2015)

You can get some great insight into what is happening with build in TFS vNext here: http://vsalmdocs.azurewebsites.net/tfs/build

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Advanced settings for AppPool for Azure websites

  There are at least two options if you need configure more advanced setting for the AppPool on an Azure website: You can define triggers and actions for Azure web sites: http://azure.microsoft.com/blog/2014/02/06/auto-healing-windows-azure-web-sites  ConfigureRemote Admin: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/benjaminperkins/archive/2014/08/05/configure-remote-iis-administration-for-microsoft-azure-web-sites.aspx. Then you connect to it directly in IIS Management Console from Windows Server.


HTTP/2 – What is it?

You can find a brief description here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ie/archive/2014/10/08/http-2-the-long-awaited-sequel.aspx. It also describes how you can already try HTTP/2 by using IE in the Windows 10 Technical Preview.