Introducing the team – Oleksandr Shamrai

Why do you want to join the ALM Rangers? I have deep experience on different ALM platforms. But Microsoft ALM remains for me the best ones. I also want to bring my experience in improving the use of MS ALM. Who are you? Started to work as a programmer in 2002, from 2006 on the…


Introducing the team – Shaun Mullis

Why do you want to join the ALM Rangers? Over the last couple years I have been working to implement DevOps practices with my main focus being the automation of manual processes to achieve a higher success rate and repeatable outcomes in software deployment.  My main reason for wanting to join the ALM Rangers is…


Contributors of tooling and guidance solutions (aka.ms/vsarimpact)

A list of ALM Rangers who volunteered their personal time and contributed their passion and experience to provide these professional guidance, practical experience and gap-filling solutions to the ALM community. For more information on the solutions and contributors, peruse aka.ms/vsarsolutions and aka.ms/vsarindex respectively. A AAD OAuth2 provider for SonarQube Hosam Kamel, Jean-Marc Prieur ALM Assessment…


Introducing the team – Igor Shcheglovitov

Who are you?? I am a software engineer in testing in Kaspersky Lab. The main specialization is the development of automated integration tests and load testing of Azure cloud services. Engaged in the creation and support of dev/test infrastructure based on Microsoft technologies. Responsible for supporting ALM processes and practices (TFS + MS build, devops,…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Derrick Cawthon

Why do you want to join the ALM Rangers? I want to contribute to some of the helpful tools/processes I’ve used over the years. Plus I feel like the more involved I am on projects the more I will learn why certain decisions and directions were taken. Who are you? A book reading/computing loving/movie buff…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Etienne Tremblay

Who are you? My name is Etienne Tremblay but everybody knows me as “ET” What makes you “tick”? Application Lifecycle Management, I’ve been involved in this field for most of my career even when I was doing Unix way back when… I’ve also been using TFS since the Alpha release in 2004.  I love to…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Mikael Krief

This post is part of an ongoing series of Rangers introductions. See Ranger Index (Who is Who?) for more details. Why do you want to join the ALM Rangers? I would want to join the ALM Ranger because for several years I am fascinated by the ALM (and TFS), I like contributing to the sharing…


Visual Studio ALM Ranger Champion Awards 2015

As part of migrating team posts to this team blog, we are pleased to highlight the Champion Awards 2015 winners, the “best of the best”, selected by their ALM Ranger peers and communities, for impact over the past 12 months again. It has been a humbling experience to review each of the comments and realize…


Custom champ t-shirt for Jim Szubryt

“Microsoft is universally everywhere; every device and development platform for every developer”, is a comment made by Jim Szubryt, in response to the //BUILD event. I promised the Ranger with the best quote a custom t-shirt,  and this is what Jim will be seen wearing soon:  … let’s zoom in a bit … Congratulations Jim,…


Introducing the Visual Studio ALM Rangers – Ajay Bhosle

Who are you? Traditionally a .NET developer & more recently an ALM SME, I have significant experience consulting across multi domains. I have worked closely with small & large delivery projects at Avanade India Delivery Center, providing them with assessment & guidance to improve their overall ALM & Agile maturity, enhancing team productivity, collaboration &…