New Team System Stuff – 2004-10-25

Update – New MSF Agile Prerelease Available

As posted elsewhere on my blog (New to Me:
MSF Agile – Updated on GotDotNet
), an updated prerelease version of MSF
Agile is available on GotDotNet:

Update 2 – We had to go back to the original version of MSF
Agile while we investigate some bugs that may hinder evaluation of the most
recent release.


Microsoft has a contingent heading north of the border to Vancouver, British
Columbia this week for the 19th Annual ACM Conference on Object-Oriented
Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications (aka OOPSLA).

To see what Microsoft is doing at OOPSLA, be sure to visit:

Check out these blog posts for more information:

Coad Method’s Contribution to Agile

Learn more about Feature-Driven Development (FDD) and understand how it is
…perhaps the first example of a domain model-driven agile process
in this post from David
Back to FDD’s Roots

Gareth’s Whiteboard – Part 3

Gareth Jones continues his series
distributing my office whiteboard
& On coloured
) on sharing his ‘whiteboard’ (Red is for
tomatoes, green is for peppers, blue is for … giraffes?
) and how to
translate his pretty pictures into something machine readable, especially when
the model is not limited to any one domain.

SOA Applied

Here’s an interesting use of SOA – database replication. Check out this post
from Nick Malik (Using
Service Oriented Architecture concepts for database replication

In the News

Upcoming Events (New

Want to hear more about Team System? Here are some upcoming events where
Visual Studio Team System is on the agenda:

OCT 2004

NOV 2004

FEB 2005

Got an event you’d like me to include here? Contact me.

Comments (2)

  1. tvanfleet says:

    Do you know when you will be able to post the updated prerelease version of MSF Agile?

  2. Rob Caron says:

    Probably early next week, but don’t hold me to that.