Visual Studio Team System 2010

Woohoo! It’s all going off today!  I can finally start talking about what’s coming next in VSTS Rosario! Check out these links for more information: Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 Overview  Visual Studio Team System 2010 Week on Channel 9! And finally we have just announced the merger of the Database and Development…


Visual Studio Events, Microsoft Campus, Reading – 17th & 14th Sept

Hello to anyone who attended one of the Visual Studio Events in Reading over the last couple of weeks.  I promised to upload some links to useful resources, training and the presentation so I will try and get that done by the end of the week. In the meantime I’ve added some links to the…


Upcoming VSTS Chat

Come chat with the Visual Studio Team System product group – Tues 3rd July The team will be discussing the current version and what’s new in the upcoming Orcas CTP. In the UK the first chat begins at 6pm (Add to Calendar) and the second chat begins at midnight if you’re up late! (Add to Calendar)


Just Released: Visual Studio Team Foundation Server – Project Server 2007 Connector

We are pleased to announce the release of Visual Studio Team Foundation Server – Project Server 2007 Connector which is available at   OVERVIEW   The Visual Studio Team Foundation Server – Project Server 2007 Connector is designed to integrate the project management capabilities of TFS with Project Server 2007. It’s been developed by…


Team System Partner – Testhouse

One of the key challenges involved in bringing Team System to market has been the identification of suitable services partners who can help customers exploit the new functionality contained within the product.   To this end, we have been working with a number of companies who have skills in areas such as Configuration Management, Application…


Team System Roadmap

Yesterday was a busy day in Visual Studio land. As well as marking the 10th anniversary of the release of first version Visual Studio and the announcement of the free release of TeamPlain we have released a roadmap on the future directions of Team System. This includes: Details of the features that will be released in “Orcas”, An overview…


Free web access to TFS!

Yesterday Microsoft announced its acquisition of devBiz, the developers of TeamPlain (a web based interface into TFS). As a result of this, you can now download and install TeamPlain for free! – you will of course need a TFS CAL to access the server through TeamPlain. We will be rolling TeamPlain into the boxed product in the…


Work Item Search Tool

Want to search all work items in the project? Unfortunately Team Explorer doesn’t support this out of the box. Fortunately Noah Coad has written an Addin to do exactly that – nice one, Noah 🙂 Check out:  Search Work Items, Team System Addin Neil.


Want to know more about Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals?

We are running a Live Meeting for customers and partners on the benefits and virtues of Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals. The meeting will take place on 28 March 2007, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m and will be delivered by our VSTS Technical Specialists, Neil Kidd & Richard Erwin. This Live Meeting will…


Do you want to know what you get with each version of MSDN?

There is a great page on the MSDN site that details:  – What you get with each version of Team System & – What benefits you get with the different levels of MSDN subscription  The page can be found at: Regards  Jon