Global Bank: A Scenario for Visual Studio Team System 2008

The final article of the Global Bank: A Scenario for Visual Studio Team System 2008 series is now available. From the overview: Are you wondering what you can do in Visual Studio Team System 2008 that you couldn’t do before? We’ve created a series of articles to show you. In this series, we’ll explore how…


New Web Site: Microsoft Tester Center

Today, we launched a new site on MSDN – the Microsoft Tester Center! The Microsoft Tester Center showcases the test discipline as an integral part of the application lifecycle, describes test roles and responsibilities, and promotes the test investments required to deliver high-quality software. Source: Tester Center Home The aim of the Microsoft Tester Center…


Team Foundation Version Control Branching Guidance

As Jeff Beehler announced on his blog today, you can now find Branching Guidance for Team Foundation Version Control on CodePlex. I’m extremely excited to announce the availability of Branching guidance for Team Foundation Server.  This was a collaborative effort between the TFS product team and members of our “Ranger” program who are focused on…


New Team System Articles on MSDN

There are two new Team System articles on MSDN: Team System: Work Item Tracking by Brian A. Randell Database Unit Testing with Team Edition for Database Professionals by Sachin Rekhi 1266


Reviewing Managed Code

Last week we published an article on MSDN on the topic of reviewing managed code, which you may find interesting if your team performs code reviews or you’re just looking for ways to improve your own code. Reviewing Managed Code Author: John D’Addamio Publishing Date: 02/09/2007 Printed Pages: 6 This document will discuss best practices for…


A Security Overview of Team Edition for Database Pros

Richard Waymire, Program Manager Architect for the Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals group, wrote an article late last year for MSDN (A Security Overview of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Database Professionals) that provides an overview of the security aspects of the product. To integrate database development into the overall life cycle…