Design for Operations

Have you ever had a production application in the data center act up, and you spend countless hours hunting down the source of the problem? If so, then then you might be interested in a new project o...

Team System just made the keynote demo

10:35 AM (Los Angeles) A fictitious developer, from the fictitious company “Fourth Coffee” is demonstrating the new, agile development features in Visual Studio 2008. She’s showing ...

Adding TFPT.exe to your PATH

I know. I know. This doesn’t sound like a very interesting post, but it saved me time, and hopefully it can save you some too. When you install Visual Studio 2008, Microsoft creates a “Vi...

Get it while it”s hot!

Hmmm … it still has that fresh .ISO smell. Seems that we’ll have something extra to be thankful for this week. VSTS 2008 Team Suite is available for download today! I hope you are an MSDN...

Creating and Customizing TFS Reports

I just came across this download at Microsoft. It provides an introduction to the concepts and step by step instructions for creating and customizing TFS reports. The zip file contains instructional ...

TFS Operations Guidance

Thanks to the Team System Rangers (an elite squad of TFS experts inside Microsoft) for putting together this document, which serves as a single point of entry into the world of TFS Operations as well...

VSTS Web Access Power Tool – CTP released

Microsoft has released a new version of VSTS Web Access Power tool. This release is a Community Technology Preview (CTP) of what will ultimately be the 2008 version of the VSTS Web Acc...