An introduction to Agile development with Team Foundation Server: TFS Support for Agile practices

TFS support for Agile practices Tailoring TFS to support your Agile process with process templates Iteration planning Information radiators But I’m not a .NET developer Agile support in TFS 11 A topic that comes up reasonably often is how Team Foundation Server supports Agile development. This series of posts provides my response to that query….

Where are the TFS 2010 Web Services?

If you need to give the TFS 2010 data warehouse a kick or change the update interval then you’ll need the web services.  You can find them on your TFS server here: http://<tfsservername>:8080/tfs/TeamFoundation/Administration/v3.0/WarehouseControlService.asmx Rich

Link your Sketchflow UI Designs to VS2010 Use Cases

I was putting together a demo this week and came across this post detailing how to link your VS2010 UML artifacts to your UI Designs in Expression Sketchflow.  Check it out. If you haven’t already had a look at Expression Sketchflow then read more about it here and download the 60 Day trial here, it’s…

Visual Studio 2010 Seminar in Edinburgh

Black Marble, one of our UK Inner Circle Partners for Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server, is running a seminar on Visual Studio 2010 in Edinburgh on the 25th February 2010. In their words: “Come along and find out how Microsoft’s Developer Tools are changing as well as how Team Foundation Server, Best Practice and…

Migrate Existing Test Cases To TFS 2010

If you have been looking at the new Test & Lab Manager with Visual Studio 2010 and you’re wondering how you can import your existing test cases then take a look at the Test Case Migrator (Excel) Tool that has just been released to Codeplex.  Rich

Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 Is Available

Visual Studio 2010 Beta 2 is available from MSDN now. It will be made generally available on the 21st October. A comprehensive “how-to” around where to get it, how to install it and other useful information has been published by Brian Keller. I’m now running Team Foundation Server 2010 natively on my Windows 7 laptop…

How TFS 2010 Provides Even Better Support For Small Teams

Great post from Brian Harry on how TFS 2010 can be installed on client machines with minimal infrastructure, e.g. a Windows 7 netbook. So, if you’d like an easier install on a wider variety of OS’s (client and server, 32 and 64 bit) it’s a good article to read. Cheers, Giles

Get ready for Team Foundation Server 2010 Beta 2: Chat with the TFS Setup and Admin Team

I’ve copied the blurb from the post for a LiveMeeting on installing TFS 2010 Beta 2 on the 15th October: “The Team Foundation Server Setup and Admin team would like to help get you ready for Team Foundation Server Beta2 with a live presentation via live meeting. While the session will focus on getting Team…

Quest Releases Beta of Oracle DSP for Visual Studio Team System 2010

Quest Software has released a public beta of “Project Fuze,” a database schema provider (DSP) for Oracle databases that can be used within Visual Studio Team System 2010. Project Fuze enables Oracle developers to manage schema changes, PL SQL, stored procedures, triggers and more right from within Visual Studio Team System 2010. All of this…