0 CHECKOUT

Professional Team Foundation Server 2012

  • ID: 2246115
  • January 2013
  • 792 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1 of 4

Learn to use TFS 2012 to effectively deliver software projects

Team Foundation Server is the core collaboration tool at the heart of Microsoft's Application Lifecycle Management portfolio. Completely revised and updated to focus on TFS 2012, this book provides an in–depth look at how to use, adapt, and extend TFS to your advantage. It addresses the many changes that have taken place since the original TFS 2005 release and pays particular attention to the new functionality introduced since TFS 2010, including the new web–based agile project planning tools, and it details the fundamental changes to the centralized version control system. This book also provides full details on using the new Team Explorer experience, including working with the new My Work and Code Review functionality. Written by a hand–picked team of Microsoft insiders, this book arms you with the information you need to effectively manage and deliver software projects with TFS.

Professional Team Foundation Server 2012:

- Walks you through planning, installing, and customizing your TFS deployment
- Features a comprehensive overview of the new Local Workspaces feature in version READ MORE >

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 4

INTRODUCTION xxvii

PART I: GETTING STARTED

CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCING TEAM FOUNDATION SERVER 2012 3

CHAPTER 2: PLANNING A DEPLOYMENT 13

CHAPTER 3: INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION 43

CHAPTER 4: CONNECTING TO TEAM FOUNDATION SERVER 59

PART II: VERSION CONTROL

CHAPTER 5: OVERVIEW OF VERSION CONTROL 83

CHAPTER 6: USING TEAM FOUNDATION VERSION CONTROL 95

CHAPTER 7: ENSURING CODE QUALITY 147

CHAPTER 8: MIGRATION FROM LEGACY

CHAPTER 9: BRANCHING AND MERGING 193

CHAPTER 10: COMMON VERSION CONTROL SCENARIOS 223

PART III: PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CHAPTER 11: INTRODUCING WORK–ITEM TRACKING 243

CHAPTER 12: CUSTOMIZING PROCESS TEMPLATES 273

CHAPTER 13: MANAGING TEAMS AND AGILE PLANNING TOOLS 311

CHAPTER 14: REPORTING AND SHAREPOINT DASHBOARDS 333

CHAPTER 15: PROJECT SERVER INTEGRATION 359

PART IV: TEAM FOUNDATION BUILD

CHAPTER 16: OVERVIEW OF BUILD AUTOMATION 373

CHAPTER 17: USING TEAM FOUNDATION BUILD 389

CHAPTER 18: CUSTOMIZING THE BUILD PROCESS 437

PART V: ADMINISTRATION

CHAPTER 19: INTRODUCTION TO TEAM FOUNDATION SERVER ADMINISTRATION 493

CHAPTER 20: SCALABILITY AND HIGH AVAILABILITY 525

CHAPTER 21: DISASTER RECOVERY 549

CHAPTER 22: SECURITY AND PRIVILEGES 575

CHAPTER 23: MONITORING SERVER HEALTH AND PERFORMANCE 599

CHAPTER 24: TESTING AND LAB MANAGEMENT 627

CHAPTER 25: UPGRADING FROM EARLIER VERSIONS 657

CHAPTER 26: WORKING WITH GEOGRAPHICALLY DISTRIBUTED TEAMS 675

CHAPTER 27: EXTENDING TEAM FOUNDATION SERVER 695

INDEX 725

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 4

Ed Blankenship is the Microsoft Program Manager for the Lab Management scenarios for Team Foundation Server and the Visual Studio ALM product family. He was voted as Microsoft MVP of the Year for Visual Studio ALM & Team Foundation Server before joining Microsoft.

Martin Woodward is currently the Program Manager for the Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Cross–Platform Tools Team. Before joining Microsoft, he was voted Team System MVP of the Year, and has spoken about Team Foundation Server at events internationally.

Grant Holliday is a Senior Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft in Australia. Prior to this role, he spent three years in Redmond, Washington as a program manager in the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server product group.

Brian Keller is a Principal Technical Evangelist for Microsoft specializing in Visual Studio and application lifecycle management. He has presented at conferences all over the world and has managed several early adopter programs for emerging Microsoft technologies.

Wrox Professional guides are planned and written by working programmers to meet the real–world needs of programmers, developers, and IT professionals. Focused and relevant, they address the issues technology professionals face every day. They provide examples, practical solutions, and expert education in new technologies, all designed to help programmers do a better job.

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
4 of 4
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

PLEASE SELECT A FORMAT

  • Quick Help: The book will be shipped to you. The cover has a paper back.

HAVE A QUESTION?

If you have a more general question about our products please try our

FAQ SECTION

RELATED PRODUCTS from Db

Our Clients

  • Symantec Corporation
  • Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Ir Prognosis
  • NCR Corporation
  • Oracle Corporation