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Modern Application Development with Azure

  • InCycle
  • 05.09.2017
  • Azure
InCycle & Microsoft are collaborating to bring you a new and exciting learning opportunity. Hosted at various Microsoft MTCs (Seattle, Irvine and Detroit, we'll be ...
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Microsoft DevOps Partner of the Year - 2017

  • InCycle
  • 19.07.2017
  • Azure
For Immediate Release June 1, 2017  
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The Winding (but ultimately successful) Road to a Xamarin Development ...

  • David Corbin
  • 28.03.2017
  • Blog
Most of my development efforts are focused on Web, Desktop and Server scenarios; but with the launch of Visual Studio 2017 and all of the new Mobile Development ...
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TFS 2017 Update 1 – Points of Interest

  • David Corbin
  • 15.03.2017
  • Blog
The release of Update 1 for TFS 2017 brings many enhancements across the board. Although when viewed individually, many of these appear to be minor; the cumulative ...
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Start Live Unit Testing with Visual Studio 2017

  • David Jung
  • 03.03.2017
  • Blog
In Visual Studio 2015, Microsoft introduced a feature called IntelliTest. It allows developers to go into their existing code base and create developer unit tests where ...
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Visual Studio 2017 is Launching March 7th!

  • Stephanie Long
  • 22.02.2017
  • Blog
We are excited that Visual Studio 2017 will be launching on March 7th and we’re excited for this release because of features like the new Git enhancements and live unit ...
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Microsoft’s Connect (); 2016 is almost here! Are you registered?

  • admin
  • 03.11.2016
  • Blog
Connect (); 2016 will be streamed live and there will be several industry innovators diving deep into technical sessions. Some of the speakers include: Scott Guthrie, ...
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WPC 2016 Wrap-up

  • Stephanie Long
  • 12.08.2016
  • Blog
We were very excited that three of our colleagues were able to attend the sold out World Partner Conference (WPC) 2016 in Toronto. This is our 10th year and counting! ...
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TFS “15” RC1 is Available!

  • David Jung
  • 10.08.2016
  • Blog
TFS “15”, not to be confused with TFS 2015, has now reached Release Candidate status. This means this is a “go-live” release and will be supported by Microsoft when ...
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TFS “15” Preview is Available & Fully Loaded!

  • David Jung
  • 26.07.2016
  • Blog
Team Foundation Server (TFS) “15” Preview
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Ready to Improve Performance & Reduce Your Infrastructure & ...

Many organizations today are wanting IT to deliver more value by advancing application development to reach time to market goals, while keeping costs low. And as ...
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Managing Costs of DevOps in the Microsoft Cloud

  • Stephanie Long
  • 13.04.2016
  • Blog
Our very own David Pitcher, Sr. ALM Consultant, presented on the Microsoft Virtual Academy this week on Azure Subscription Overview and Roles to Manage Dev/Test in the ...
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Build 2016 Recap

  • Stephanie Long
  • 08.04.2016
  • Blog
Each year, Microsoft fans and developers get together at Build for a sneak peek of Microsoft’s upcoming announcements. At this year’s Build, there was a lot of exciting ...
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Visual Studio 2015 Launch Event in San Francisco!

  • Stephanie Long
  • 05.12.2015
  • Blog
Join us next Tuesday, December 8th in San Francisco for the Visual Studio 2015 launch event! One of our Senior Consultants, David Jung will be speaking there along with ...
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There are many great updates for the TFS 2015 release!

  • Stephanie Long
  • 01.12.2015
  • Blog
There’s now an updated version of Release Management for Visual Studio 2015 which provides improves performance in the following areas:
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Migrating Release Management 2013/2015 to Release Management Service

  • Daniel Mann
  • 25.11.2015
  • Blog
A lot of stuff has happened in the wonderful Microsoft world in the past few weeks. If you weren't aware, Visual Studio Online is now Visual Studio Team Services! And in ...
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Microsoft Connect Wrap-up

  • Dan Shea
  • 24.11.2015
  • Blog
Wow there was a lot to take in at Microsoft’s Connect event. I left the room with more ideas and found even more on Channel9 that got mentioned on the main stage. In ...
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Chicago - Visual Studio 2015 Launch Event

  • admin
  • 22.10.2015
  • Blog
Yesterday I had the privilege of presenting at the Chicago - Visual Studio 2015 Launch Event. We had a great turn out for the event.
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TFS 2015 Upgrade Campaign!

  • Stephanie Long
  • 20.10.2015
  • Blog
TFS 2015 Upgrade
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Three Events for Visual Studio 2015

  • Stephanie Long
  • 07.10.2015
  • Blog
We are excited to announce that Visual Studio 2015 has arrived and, therefore, we are hosting three events (San Francisco, Chicago and Atlanta) for you to learn more ...
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Announcing Team Foundation Server 2015 Upgrade Planning Guidance

  • William Salazar
  • 06.10.2015
  • Blog
If you are currently planning to upgrade to Team Foundation Server 2015 and need some best practice guidance, the Visual Studio ALM Rangers have answered your call. I am ...
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Congratulations to Daniel Mann for Receiving the MVP Award

  • Stephanie Long
  • 02.10.2015
  • Blog
We are very excited to announce that Daniel Mann, a Senior Software Development Consultant with us, and Microsoft ALM MVP has received the MVP award for the 2nd year in ...
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Getting a clear view using Application Insights - VSO2GO Episode 5

  • Alex Turner
  • 08.09.2015
  • Blog
Welcome back, we are at the end of our 5 part series. In this, the final episode, we will show you how to add Application Insights into your application. The content of ...
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Designing Apps for the Cloud - VSO2GO Episode 4

  • Alex Turner
  • 03.09.2015
  • Blog
If you’re following along our journey were half way through. Welcome back and thank you, the response to this series has been great. If you just joining us we are glad ...
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Going mobile with Visual Studio Online API - VSO2GO Episode 3

  • Alex Turner
  • 01.09.2015
  • Blog
If you’re following along our journey, welcome back! If you just joining us, please take a look at the first two blogs in this series.
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Continuous Delivery with VSO Build vNext - VSO2GO Episode 2

  • Alex Turner
  • 27.08.2015
  • Blog
If you’re following along our journey, welcome back! If you just joining us, please take a look at Episode 1 - ASP.NET with Azure Active Directory.
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Microsoft Release Management: The Next Generation

  • Daniel Mann
  • 25.08.2015
Since this post was written, Microsoft has released their own update on Release Management. As a result, we've opted to remove our blog post in favor of pointing you ...
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ASP.NET with Azure Active Directory - VSO2GO Episode 1

  • Alex Turner
  • 24.08.2015
  • Blog
I’ve recently spent some time working with the Visual Studio Online API creating an ASP.NET application. The benefit of have visibility into VSO Work items on the go was ...
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Building ASP .NET 5 Applications on Linux with TFS 2015, Part 4: ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 18.08.2015
  • Blog
Okay, we're almost done! In the past three parts, we've gone over how to get TFS configured for Basic authentication, set up the cross-platform build agent, and get DNX ...
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Building ASP .NET 5 Applications on Linux with TFS 2015, Part 3: ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 17.08.2015
  • Blog
In part 1, we set up TFS. In part 2, we configured our Linux build agent. Now in part 3, we'll be setting up DNX (the .NET Execution Environment) for Linux. Since DNX/ ...
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Build tasks for Release Management 2015

  • Daniel Mann
  • 14.08.2015
  • Blog
I think I might be obsessed with the new build system. I was getting bored with blogging about it, so I took a break... to write some custom tasks for interacting with ...
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Building ASP .NET 5 Applications on Linux with TFS 2015, Part 2: ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 14.08.2015
  • Blog
In my last post, I explained how to configure your TFS server and agent pools to support Linux build agents.
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Building ASP .NET 5 Applications on Linux with TFS 2015, Part 1: TFS ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 13.08.2015
  • Blog
I recently left my Windows-centric comfort zone a bit and took a journey into Linux-land to see how I could get an ASP .NET 5 application building on a Linux machine. ...
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Team Foundation Server 2015 Released Today

  • Stephanie Long
  • 06.08.2015
  • Blog
We’re excited (along with everyone else) that Team Foundation Server 2015 has been released TODAY! This is the biggest release in a long time!
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Unit Testing with Visual Studio 2015's IntelliTest

  • David Jung
  • 31.07.2015
  • Blog
When you run IntelliTest, it examines your .NET code to generate not only unit tests but also test data for the unit tests to use. Based on the logical branch conditions ...
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Happy VS2015 RTM Day!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 20.07.2015
  • Blog
It's here! Visual Studio 2015 has launched! There are too many new features to talk about (plus, I'm excited to get it installed and start playing with it), so I won't ...
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Prepare to "Run IntelliTest" with Visual Studio 2015

  • David Jung
  • 17.07.2015
  • Blog
Anyone who is doing agile development will preach about how you need developer unit tests in the code base in order for automated builds to be effective. If you don't, ...
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Customizing the Team Home Page

  • Dave Burnison
  • 01.07.2015
  • Blog
I recently received the following message via LinkedIn from someone who read my The New TFS 2013 Agile Planning Features in Update 2 blog post:
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Visual Studio 2015 RTM is due July 20th

  • David Jung
  • 30.06.2015
  • Blog
Earlier this week, Soma, Microsoft CVP of the Developer Division, shared that the final releases of Visual Studio 2015 -- which includes Visual Studio, Team Foundation ...
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Coded UI Testing with Excel XLSX files

  • David Jung
  • 26.06.2015
  • Blog
I have been working with a number of clients recently setting up their Coded UI Tests to be data driven using Excel workbooks as their data source. There is a lot of ...
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Making The Case For Azure

  • Alex Turner
  • 24.06.2015
  • Blog
Are you needing some talking points for that next meeting with stakeholders about the cloud? Here are a few quick cases that could help. So whether the goal is to reduce ...
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Considering Azure?

  • Alex Turner
  • 22.06.2015
  • Blog
Still deciding on whether it’s time to embrace the cloud? Here are a few quick thoughts on why the answer should be yes. Efficiency Save time, money and Ibuprofen. The ...
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vNext Build Awesomeness – Managing Version Numbers

  • Dave Burnison
  • 18.06.2015
  • Blog
I have only been playing around with the vNext build system for a little while but, I have stumbled upon some real awesomeness! I now have a build template that allows ...
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Build vNext is in public preview

  • Daniel Mann
  • 29.05.2015
  • Blog
If you've talked to me about TFS at all in the past 6 months, I've probably talked your ear off about "Build vNext" or "Build Preview", the new cross-platform, ...
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Did you miss MS Ignite?

  • Stephanie Long
  • 15.05.2015
  • Blog
If you missed MS Ignite, Matt Herman did a great job of summarizing each day.
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Mourning the Loss of Frederic Persoon

  • admin
  • 13.05.2015
  • Blog
We sadly inform you that we’ve suffered a great loss. Our leader and President of InCycle, Frederic Persoon, passed away on Thursday, May 7th. Frederic was an ...
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Calculating return on investment of software development - 3/3 Value ...

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 30.04.2015
  • Blog
“Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future” Niels Bohr
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Calculating return on investment of software development - 2/3 Cost

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 30.04.2015
  • Blog
“The fog of war” - What we don’t know does not hurt us - Carl von Clausewitz
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Calculating return on investment of software development - Part 1/3

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 30.04.2015
  • Blog
“Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts” ― Albert Einstein
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MS builds a case for DevOps as VS shows 40 % of implementations fail

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 30.04.2015
  • Blog
From Build 2015: http://m.computing.co.uk/ctg/news/2406415/build-2015-microsoft-builds-a-case-for-devops-as-visual-studio-shows-40-per-cent-of-implementations-fail
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TFS/Visual Studio 2015 Release Candidate and more from //Build/

  • Daniel Mann
  • 29.04.2015
  • Blog
Brian Harry has a massive blog post about everything announced today at //Build/. For those who haven't heard yet, I'll list some highlights, but I highly recommend ...
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Special Guest on Channel 9

  • Stephanie Long
  • 24.04.2015
  • Blog
Check out this interview! As an ALM Ranger, Barry Paquet was invited as a special guest for Channel 9! Channel 9 was created in 2004 and is a Microsoft community site ...
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How Azure Helps You Cook Meals

  • Stephanie Long
  • 13.04.2015
  • Blog
How awesome would it be to find a recipe on a website, and be able to have the recipe and preparation instructions sent to your oven? That is now possible because of the ...
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Next Generation Sports Network Streams Major League Soccer With the ...

  • Stephanie Long
  • 16.03.2015
  • Blog
How would you like to watch your favorite major league soccer games from across the globe? “This week, Next Generation Sports Network (NGSN) launched the beta version of ...
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Continuous Deployment to Azure Web Sites with Release Management

  • Harris Boyce
  • 13.03.2015
  • Blog
In my previous post, we looked at the various options available for enabling continuous deployment to Azure Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) environments. We'll now take a ...
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Ready to Move Forward with TFS 2013?

  • David Jung
  • 06.03.2015
  • Blog
Are you and your organization still on the fence as to whether you should upgrade to TFS 2013 or Visual Studio Online (VSO)? The recent Microsoft announcement that ...
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Microsoft Azure Media Service Allows Events to be Streamed Live

  • Stephanie Long
  • 04.03.2015
  • Blog
Could you imagine learning and teaching through an event that was streamed live? “On February 16, 2015, over 3,000 medical students and professionals tuned in to the ...
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Continuous Deployments to Azure Platform-as-a-Service Environments

  • Harris Boyce
  • 25.02.2015
  • Blog
In November, Microsoft announced the preview of Release Management as part of Visual Studio Online. This capability allows teams to easily configure automated continuous ...
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TFS 2015 CTP 1 released!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 24.02.2015
  • Blog
Yesterday, Microsoft made the first Community Technology Preview of TFS 2015 available. This is not a supported release, so don't upgrade your TFS 2013 instances (or if ...
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What's Our Industry's Most Popular Buzzword?

  • Stephanie Long
  • 24.02.2015
  • Blog
... DevOps! In a post by Scott W. Ambler on Dr. Dobb’s The World of Software Development he lists these Top 10 Practices for Effective DevOps: Practice 1: Activate ...
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Adding WSJF Calculation to your Feature/Epic WITs

  • David Jung
  • 17.02.2015
  • Blog
A common topic when talking with clients is coming up with better ways to prioritize features in the backlog. Many product owners and Scrum Master might just look at the ...
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Preview of the Future of TFS Build

  • Daniel Mann
  • 13.02.2015
  • Blog
There's really exciting stuff coming in the world of automated build/continuous integration for TFS users!
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TFS to VSO Upgrade Made Easy

  • David Jung
  • 13.02.2015
  • Blog
Since Microsoft released Visual Studio Online (VSO), the cloud version of Team Foundation Server (TFS), there has been a lot discussions about migrating on-premises ...
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Git Vulnerability

  • Daniel Mann
  • 19.12.2014
I just heard through the grapevine about a vulnerability in Git. This affects anyone who's using Git, including TFS-integrated Git.
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Stakeholder licenses in TFS 2013 Update 4

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 05.12.2014
  • Blog
Now that TFS 2013 update 4 is out I wanted to talk about one of the features that may bring a financial incentive for your organization to upgrade. Microsoft changed the ...
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Big News from Microsoft Connect()!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 12.11.2014
  • Blog
Lots of news today from Microsoft Connect -- way too much for one blog post! Here are the highlights:
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Resolving the '0 file(s) transferred successfully' error in Release ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 17.10.2014
  • Blog
I had a client that was receiving an error message when trying to do a release from Release Management to a server that was configured to transfer the binaries over HTTP.
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Change the build controller for multiple build definitions

  • Daniel Mann
  • 17.10.2014
  • Blog
One of my colleagues recently came to me and mentioned that a customer needed him to set up a new build controller for them, and then migrate several hundred build ...
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Strategy for organizing your network in Windows Azure IaaS

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 16.10.2014
  • Blog
With each subnet the useable IP range begins at ###.###.###.4. In other words the first VM you create in the example above on Subnet-1 would be 10.1.1.4. So let's say we ...
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Git with Visual Studio

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Microsoft has named Daniel Mann Most Valuable Professional (MVP)

  • InCycle
  • 08.10.2014
  • Blog
InCycle is proud to announce that Microsoft has named Daniel Mann Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in the field of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) for the first ...
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CloudFest is coming to your city with Azure Hands-on Lab (HOL)!

  • admin
  • 19.09.2014
Microsoft is organizing CloudFest events all over North America this fall. CloudFest will help developers expand their skillset and get ready for the cloud! Make sure ...
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SAFe Report for TFS and Microsoft Whitepaper Now Available

  • InCycle
  • 11.09.2014
We are very happy to share exciting news with you. Today, the InCycle team has released a SAFe report for TFS to help programs measure feature progress. But that is not ...
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DevOps and Cloud webcast series: Discover the new IT agility model

You can now watch on-demand the first presentation of the DevOps and Cloud webcast series featuring Martin Rajotte, CTO at InCycle Software. Martin talks about the new ...
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Visual Studio / TFS / Release Management Update 3 is available!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 26.08.2014
I'm a bit late to the party on this one, but in case you didn't know it already, Update 3 is available for Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, and Release Management.
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Scaling Agile and SAFe Metrics with TFS

  • Barry Paquet
  • 15.08.2014
  • Blog
As organizations target the next level of performance, many are seeking to scale agile to the enterprise. That is, beyond the now well adopted team level and up to and ...
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The GQM approach to prove the value of doing ALM right with metrics

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 20.06.2014
  • Blog
You are neither right nor wrong because the crowd disagrees with you. You are right because your data and reasoning are right. Warren Buffett
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Deploying uncompiled resources with Release Management

  • Daniel Mann
  • 18.06.2014
  • Blog
Let's say you have a folder in TFS with something you want to deploy, but that resource isn't something you actually compile -- it could be SQL scripts, database ...
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Doing ALM Right: Real World Evidence that ALM Works and a Way to ...

  • Dave Burnison
  • 10.06.2014
  • Blog
When ALM is done right, what can it mean for your bottom line? Over the last few years you've been hearing a lot of talk about Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) and ...
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IT under pressure? Bring agility with DevOps and Microsoft Cloud

  • Martin Rajotte
  • 03.06.2014
This is part 1 of a series of blogs on DevOps/DevTest with Microsoft's cloud solution called Azure. This first blog outlines why you should think about trying to adopt a ...
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Meet an InCycle team member: David Jung – Senior ALM Consultant

  • admin
  • 30.05.2014
Meet our featured InCycle Team Member of the Month! David Jung recently joined InCycle Software as a Senior ALM Consultant after spending the last 7 years in at ...
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Validating TFS in a regulated environment

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 28.05.2014
  • Blog
We are asked the question all the time about how to execute the validation process to allow for the use of TFS into the production environment. When working with the ...
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Release Management Update 3 CTP 1 is released!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 23.05.2014
  • Blog
Last week, I mentioned that RM Update 3 CTP1 would be out soon... and now it is! The big new feature here is Desired State Configuration support for deploying to both ...
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Improved integration with non-TFS build systems in Release Management ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 14.05.2014
  • Blog
I was doing some work with Release Management Update 2 today and noticed something that I hadn't seen anyone else talking about yet: It now supports two-part paths for ...
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News from TechEd 2014: Upcoming features for Release Management

  • Daniel Mann
  • 12.05.2014
  • Blog
Some big news for Release Management, hot off the presses from TechEd!
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Release Management Update 2 is now available!

  • Daniel Mann
  • 12.05.2014
  • Blog
Microsoft released Release Management for Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 today. The Community Technology Preview and Release Candidate versions have been floating around ...
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Desired State Configuration (DSC) 201 - Custom Actions

  • Daniel Mann
  • 08.05.2014
  • Blog
In my last blog post, Desired State Configuration 101 – An intro to DSC, I talked a little bit about what Desired State Configuration is, what you can do with it, and ...
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Using Multiple Work Item Types as Requirements with MTM 2013

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 08.05.2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) ships with some great testing tools. Microsoft Test Manager 2013 (MTM) is a nice tool specializing in the implementation of manual ...
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Desired State Configuration 101 – An intro to DSC

  • Daniel Mann
  • 07.05.2014
  • Blog
Hello! I want to take a break from talking about Release Management today and tackle a slightly different topic: Desired State Configuration (DSC). Release Management is ...
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Barry Paquet is now an ALM ranger

  • admin
  • 30.04.2014
We are thrilled to announce that Barry Paquet, ALM Practice Director for the West Coast, is now part of the ALM Rangers team! Barry Paquet is contributing to the ALM ...
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Visual Studio Online: more than just keeping your source code in the ...

  • admin
  • 25.04.2014
  • Blog
So, you've been reading all the great stuff out there about Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) & Team Foundation Server (TFS) and how this can streamline your ...
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Meet an InCycle team member: William H. Salazar – Senior ALM ...

  • InCycle
  • 24.04.2014
  • Blog
Meet our featured InCycle Team Member of the Month! William H. Salazar recently joined InCycle Software as a Senior Development Consultant after spending the last 9 ...
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Electronic Signature Compliance (CFR 21 Part 11) with Microsoft TFS ...

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 19.04.2014
  • Blog
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2013 is rapidly growing as a leader in the Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) domain. More and more we are finding that ...
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Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 RC is now available

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 03.04.2014
  • Blog
Yesterday Microsoft published the release candidate for Visual Studio 2013 Update 2. So the moment has finally arrived where we can start to use these great new features ...
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[Video] Scaled Agile Framework and Microsoft Visual Studio ALM

  • admin
  • 26.03.2014
Recorded webcast about SAFe and Microsoft Visual Studio ALM presented by Barry Paquet from InCycle Software: ...
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Meet an InCycle team member: Daniel Mann - Senior Software ...

  • InCycle
  • 24.03.2014
  • Blog
Meet our featured InCycle Team Member of the Month! Daniel Mann has worked at InCycle Software as a Senior Development Consultant since 2012.
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Using Git with Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio 2013

  • Daniel Mann
  • 17.03.2014
  • Blog
By now, chances are good you've at least heard of Git. It's been making a big splash among developers for the past few years, and now it's a first-class citizen in TFS ...
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Understanding Rollbacks in Release Management for Visual Studio

  • Daniel Mann
  • 07.03.2014
  • Blog
We tend to focus on the "happy path" when it comes to Release Management. However, in the real world, we periodically find ourselves on the "unhappy path", where things ...
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Deploying Database with Release Management for Visual Studio

  • Daniel Mann
  • 05.03.2014
  • Blog
Database deployments are notoriously tricky. Luckily, we have some great tools available to ease the pain! I will show how to use Release Management to manage database ...
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What is Azure Dev Test and Why Should You Care?

  • Barry Paquet
  • 27.02.2014
  • Blog
Azure Dev Test allows you to develop and test applications faster at lower costs. As organizations face increasing pressure to develop, test and deliver more software ...
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Azure Dev Test Engagement Offer

  • Nathalie Feau
  • 26.02.2014
  • Blog
As a Windows Azure Partner, InCycle teamed up with Microsoft to provide a special offer to help you get started with your Azure Dev Test initiative. Offer valid until ...
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The New TFS 2013 Agile Planning Features in Update 2

  • Dave Burnison
  • 20.02.2014
UPDATE 3/3/14: Last week Microsoft announced the “go-live release of Team Foundation Server 2013 Update 2 RC”. Therefore, you can apply the Update 2 RC release to an ...
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Potential ROI using Visual Studio TFS ALM: Infographics with ...

  • Nathalie Feau
  • 10.02.2014
  • Blog
Are you currently evaluating Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS)? InCycle created infographics with key results of a report published by Forrester in 2013. This ...
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Executing Selenium UI Tests from Release Management

  • Daniel Mann
  • 07.02.2014
  • Blog
Hello again, everyone! A few days ago, I was asked a question about running Selenium UI tests from Release Management. I knew it was possible, but I didn't know what the ...
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New Feature for Release Management for Visual Studio Update 2: Server ...

  • Daniel Mann
  • 06.02.2014
  • Blog
Yesterday, Microsoft announced the availability of Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server (TFS), and Release Management 2013 Update 2 CTP 1. There are lots of great new ...
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Instrumenting applications with Dotfuscator via Team Build

  • Daniel Mann
  • 29.01.2014
  • Blog
If you're using PreEmptive Analytics for Team Foundation Server or Dotfuscator and have automated builds via Team Foundation Server, you've probably thought, "I'd love ...
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New Microsoft Vouchers for Agile deployment assessment with Visual ...

  • admin
  • 17.01.2014
  • Blog
For Software Assurance customers, Microsoft added a third voucher to the Development Tools Deployment Planning services (DTDPS) program. The voucher for Agile deployment ...
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Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) goals for 2014

  • Nathalie Feau
  • 16.01.2014
  • Blog
Some of us tend to kick off the New Year with new goals, perhaps even professional goals. If you haven't thought of your 2014 goals yet, we might be able to help. The ...
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ALM Ranger Champions 2014: David Pitcher nominated for his DevOps ...

  • InCycle
  • 16.01.2014
We are pleased to announce that David Pitcher, Senior ALM consultant at InCycle and ALM Ranger has been nominated in the "Geek" Champion category. David has been ...
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What is the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and Why Should You Care?

  • Barry Paquet
  • 15.01.2014
  • Blog
As a long time product management professional and agile coach, I welcome any opportunity that delivers business impact and allows organizations to achieve remarkable ...
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The value of Release Management for Visual Studio

  • Daniel Mann
  • 18.12.2013
  • Blog
When I was working with a customer using TFS 2013, the software development manager recently asked me, "Why should we use Release Management for Visual Studio?", and ...
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Release Management for Visual Studio 2013 FAQ

  • Daniel Mann
  • 26.11.2013
  • Blog
How to install, upgrade and buy Release Management for Visual Studio Earlier this year, Microsoft acquired InCycle's release management tool, InRelease. There have been ...
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Visual Studio 2013 Launch Event in New York

  • Dave Burnison
  • 14.11.2013
  • Blog
Yesterday I had the privilege of attending the Visual Studio 2013 launch event in New York. Microsoft pulled out all of the stops to put on a great event. Having already ...
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Scaling Agile at an Enterprise level: SAFe and TFS

  • admin
  • 13.11.2013
  • Blog
Yesterday, Barry Paquet and Martin Rajotte showed a great presentation that demonstrated how to apply the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) with Team Foundation Server at an ...
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Agile at enterprise level with SAFe training and certification

  • admin
  • 22.10.2013
  • Blog
InCycle is proud to announce a new set of services for organizations that want to implement Agile at an enterprise level. InCycle now provides Scaled Agile Framework ...
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How to access control Kanban board customization in TFS

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 16.10.2013
  • Blog
If you have been looking for a way to control access around Kanban board customization – unfortunately there wasn't anything in TFS 2012. Any team member could change ...
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Requirements Management for the Enterprise in TFS 2013 (Portfolio ...

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 13.09.2013
  • Blog
Managing requirements for large projects can be a daunting task. Typically for Enterprise scale projects there could be thousands of requirements from high level visions ...
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TFS 2013 Upgrade Weekend

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 12.09.2013
With the release of TFS 2013 around the corner Microsoft is offering free technical support for those wishing to take the plunge the weekend of Sept 14th. From Sept ...
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How to do a silent install of InRelease deployers

  • Daniel Mann
  • 11.09.2013
When I'm demoing InRelease, one of the questions that seems to come up a lot is "How can I perform a silent install of the InRelease deployer?" The deployer is the ...
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How to display multiple burndown reports in a single team project

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 11.09.2013
By default the Sprint Burndown report is not displayed on the SharePoint Team Portal site. If you are working in an environment with many teams with dashboards for the ...
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Can ONE Team Project Collection idea work for large enterprises?

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 03.09.2013
  • Blog
I guess you would have noticed TFS Internal usage statistics in the VS ALM blog. If not, here is the link ...
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Migrate SVN to TFS, its free ..

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 10.08.2013
  • Blog
Is there is any tool to migrate Subversion/SVN to TFS?
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How easy it’s to migrate SVN to TFS 2013 (Git Repo)

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 08.08.2013
  • Blog
If you wonder what's happening with Git & TFS combination, spend a few minutes here
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Git in Visual Studio ALM world

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 02.08.2013
  • Blog
With increasing popularity of Distributed Version Control System (DVCS), Git – one of the widely used DVCS got added into Visual Studio ALM family. This happened earlier ...
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[Video] A lap around InRelease - Recorded webcast

  • InCycle
  • 19.07.2013
  • Blog
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InRelease deployment scenarios: list of tools and actions available

  • Nathalie Feau
  • 17.07.2013
  • Blog
One of the goal of InRelease is to help you define your release pipeline with pre-defined actions and tools to cover most of your .NET deployment scenarios. Custom ...
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Why you should care about DevOps?

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 15.07.2013
  • Blog
Did you read the news about Microsoft purchasing InRelease, our DevOps product? Great news for all Microsoft ALM platform adopters. The DevOps movement is great! But…if ...
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Video: Quality Enablement Series #2: Create and manage automated ...

  • InCycle
  • 13.05.2013
  • Blog
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Team Foundation Server 2012 – Update 2 – Step-by-step

  • Kris Lankford
  • 26.04.2013
  • Blog
As many of you know the cadence for Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio are becoming a regular occurrence (quarterly). Having said that the team has gotten feedback ...
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Visual Studio and TFS 2012 Update 2 is here!

  • Kris Lankford
  • 25.04.2013
  • Blog
We folks it is finally here. Update 2 for Team Foundation Server 2012 and Visual Studio 2012 we are getting a lot of new features and some fixes. Below I have ...
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InRelease 3.2: Release Management made easier for development teams

  • InRelease
  • 23.04.2013
  • Blog
Today, InCycle announces InRelease 3.2. This version includes important features to manage the configuration of automated deployments for faster and simpler releases. ...
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How to track TFS Warehouse Rebuild process

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 02.04.2013
  • Blog
Warehouse rebuild is one of the common practices during upgrades. Recently, we upgraded one of our customers from TFS 2010 à TFS 2012 and it wasn't an inplace upgrade. ...
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Build a Coded UI Test without a UI Map

  • Kris Lankford
  • 20.03.2013
  • Blog
So I ran into a customer recently that was getting pretty advanced with Coded UI and they were having trouble maintaining the UI Map technology as part of Visual Studio. ...
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The main goals of InRelease 3

InRelease 3.0 has been released for a little over a week now and we are very happy with it. During the launch webinar, I presented the main goals behind "three". Last ...
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Setting up Lab Management 2012 with an ISOLATED lab network

  • Kris Lankford
  • 17.02.2013
  • Blog
I was working with one of my customers to setup lab management with Microsoft Lab Management 2012 in an isolated lab scenario. All components of lab management including ...
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Release automatically from TFS

  • InCycle
  • 14.02.2013
  • Video
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Deploy automatically on a virtual machine in Windows Azure

InRelease can be used to achieve continuous deployment on a virtual machine over Windows Azure. When configured correctly, InRelease is able to deploy to a VM residing ...
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Deploying a SQL Server Data Tools Database (DACPAC)

  • InRelease
  • 05.02.2013
  • Blog
For those of you that take advantage of managing your database as a project within Visual Studio with SQL Server Data Tools, this article will describe how to deploy the ...
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Continuous Deployment of an XBAP application

Normal publishing methods to deploy XBAP application are not well suited for best practices of release management. XBAP applications are usually published from Visual ...
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SQL 2012 not supported by TFS 2010

  • InCycle
  • 15.01.2013
  • Blog
As mentioned by Bryan Harry in his blog post, TFS 2010 will not support SQL 2012. This means for TFS users that they will need to upgrade to TFS 2012 if they plan to ...
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Microsoft Cloud OS vision and its impact on Application Lifecycle

  • InCycle
  • 15.01.2013
  • Blog
Today, Microsoft released new management solutions for Cloud partners and customers that follow Microsoft Vision of Cloud OS. You can read the blog post that explains ...
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Visio Stencil for Release Process Modeling - for Free!

  • Claude Remillard
  • 14.01.2013
  • Blog
You can now download the Release Modeling Visio stencil that we use to design release processes with our InRelease customers. I had been meaning to do this for a while ...
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The myth of the ultimate development organizational structure

  • Claude Remillard
  • 08.01.2013
  • Blog
Over the years, as part of the consulting team at InCycle, I have seen many large organizations struggling to find the best organizational structure for their ...
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Gamification and serious games in software development organizations

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 08.01.2013
  • Blog
The previous post talked about innovation “games”, using techniques and approaches to get to problem resolution. Lately the term “gamification” has been used more ...
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The problem is not to prioritize the problems, the problem is to ...

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 08.01.2013
  • Blog
Bjorn Lomborg – Ted Talk – Note: This is not about VS-TFS
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In Prod, Everyone Can Hear You Scream

  • Claude Remillard
  • 18.12.2012
  • Blog
Really, they will. Over the last few years providing ALM services and eventually creating InRelease, I came to discover a few fundamentals around which we are building ...
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InRelease Deployment Editor Preview

  • Claude Remillard
  • 11.12.2012
  • Blog
This post is about the InRelease Deployment Editor that we will include in our next release of InRelease, our release management solution, to be released in January ...
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The First Law of Application Deployments

  • Claude Remillard
  • 11.12.2012
  • Blog
Over the last few years providing ALM* services and eventually creating InRelease, I came to discover a few fundamentals around which we are building our product. The ...
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Locked out of SQL Server? Forgot the SA password? How to create a new ...

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 30.11.2012
  • Blog
If you have every found yourself locked out of SQL Server 2008 R2 it can be quite a scary experience. This scenario does happen from time to time even with our best ...
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Team Foundation Service announced end of preview

  • InCycle
  • 28.11.2012
  • Blog
Team Foundation Service, the cloud version of TFS launched one year ago is now available for full production use.
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Visual Studio Update 1 is out!

  • InCycle
  • 28.11.2012
  • Blog
As Kris Lankford mentioned in his previous blog post, Visual Studio moved to continuous delivery with a release every 3 weeks. The Visual Studio update 1 is now ...
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Better way to add “not null” column to an existing table and preserve ...

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 27.11.2012
  • Blog
SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) takes the Database Development Lifecycle to the next level by offering tight integration with Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management ...
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Documenting your database with Visual Studio 2012 SSDT tools

  • Kris Lankford
  • 16.11.2012
  • Blog
The title of this post is interesting and something I am wishing you and your colleagues had a better way to do. I understand as I am asked this question frequently. I ...
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VSS to TFS upgrade made easy

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 14.11.2012
  • Blog
Download the latest VSS upgrade tool from visual studio gallery. This utility alleviates VSS to TFS migration pain to some great extent.. one of the best improvements ...
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A goal without a plan is just a wish

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 13.11.2012
  • Blog
(Antoine de Saint-Exupery)
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Smart Search box to find and manage work items in VS 2012/TFS 2012

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 03.11.2012
  • Blog
Both Visual Studio 2012 and TFS web access (2012) offers a smart search function to quickly find work items. By default, we can search work items based on Work Item ID ...
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Suspending Work with Visual Studio 2012

  • Neil Moffatt
  • 02.11.2012
  • Blog
As a developer, how many times has your boss dropped by with an urgent task that had to be started right away. If you are one of the lucky ones this is not a regular ...
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Security (Not to be mistaken for Software) Development LifeCycle and ...

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 30.10.2012
  • Blog
I was recently asked by one of our customer to talk about SDL and VS-TFS, I thought I would share a synopsis of the roundtable with you…Feel free to ping me if you have ...
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Introducing Code Map for Visual Studio 2012 September CTP

  • Kris Lankford
  • 23.10.2012
  • Blog
As part of the Visual Studio 2012 CTP for September, Visual Studio got a little sexier at helping you discover and visualize your code. The introduction of the Code Map ...
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Where is UnShelve in VS 2012

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 19.10.2012
  • Blog
"Unshelve pending changes" used to appear underneath File --> Source Control menu in VS 2010 but you won't find it in the same place in Visual Studio 2012...
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TFS 2012 Kanban board

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 06.10.2012
  • Blog
Microsoft released CTP of Quarterly Update for Team Foundation Server 2012 last month. That brings in an important update - Support for kanban including a board for the ...
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VS 2012 Powerpoint Storyboarding

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 06.10.2012
  • Blog
Storyboarding has been one of the effective tools that helps both business and IT users to visualize and agree upon the specification. It’s often used in software ...
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Visual Studio 2012 Coded UI technology matrix updated!

  • Kris Lankford
  • 05.10.2012
  • Blog
The Visual Studio 2012 support matrix for Automated UI Testing (Coded UI) has been released by Microsoft and the full post can be found here. Thank you Shubhra!
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SQL Server 2012 Express LocalDB – How to get started

  • Kris Lankford
  • 05.10.2012
  • Blog
As many of you aware, SQL Server can be a bit of a pig when it comes to system resources on your development machine. As part of the 2012 products Microsoft has added ...
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Running Visual Studio Automated Tests as part of a InRelease ...

  • Claude Remillard
  • 05.10.2012
  • Blog
We all want more velocity in our release paths, especially in agile environment where developers are pushing applications more often. There are many pieces that come in ...
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Visual Studio 2012 and Team Foundation Server 2012 moving to ...

  • Kris Lankford
  • 05.10.2012
  • Blog
For those of you who like the new features of Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server 2012, you will need to get ready for continuous delivery. Microsoft is ramping up ...
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Introduction of how InRelease2012 complements Visual Studio ALM in ...

  • Claude Remillard
  • 21.09.2012
  • Blog
As part of the Visual Studio 2012 Launch, I had the opportunity to create a video about how InRelease fits in with Visual Studio to provide a real DevOps solution for ...
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Fastest way to get list of builds using IBuildServer.QueryBuilds

  • Jonathan Rajotte
  • 19.09.2012
  • Blog
As part of my InRelease product development, today I was implementing a simple view to query builds based on a date filter. Something very similar to the Completed tab ...
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Backing up your TFS 2012

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 18.09.2012
  • Blog
Planning Backup and Restore for a tool like Team Foundation Server is not a simple task anymore… Application Lifecycle Management is gaining more and more importance….no ...
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Tips for Resolving: "Workspace for this solution could not be found"

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 14.09.2012
  • Blog
A question I answered on StackExchange:
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Benefits of Using TFS with SharePoint Enterprise Edition

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 14.09.2012
  • Blog
A question I answered on StackExchange:
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How to access control TFS 2012 web dashboard features

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 10.09.2012
  • Blog
If you ask anyone for their favorite feature in TFS 2012, I’m pretty sure ‘Web Dashboard’ will gain one of the top 3 spots.. its stunning, beautiful and fast. Below is a ...
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Error 404 + TFS 2012 build controller

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 29.08.2012
  • Blog
Are you upgrading from previous versions of TFS to TFS 2012 or setting up new TFS 2012? Have you configured TFS app tier with HTTPS/SSL? And when you configure the TFS ...
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Managing an agile backlog with TFS 2012 – a Product Owner perspective

  • Claude Remillard
  • 27.08.2012
  • Blog
We have been using TFS2010 for a couple of years to manage the development of our InRelease product. We upgraded to TFS2012 not too long ago and as a Product Owner, I ...
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Better ways to find 'Source control folder size' from within Visual ...

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 25.08.2012
  • Blog
Have you been searching better ways to find some basic information about the project like "what is the size of the project in version control", "what types of files ...
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What is InRelease: Video Tour

  • InCycle
  • 15.08.2012
  • Video
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Setting up team alerts with TFS 2012

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 08.08.2012
  • Blog
 
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Baseless merge from VS 2012 UI…

  • Sahas Subramanian
  • 08.08.2012
  • Blog
Visual Studio 2012 is all set for a grand launch on Sep 12th. There have been many enhancements and new feature additions across ALM, however, one of the long waited ...
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TOP 7 TFS Storage Problems – Part 1

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 01.08.2012
  • Blog
Running out of space on your TFS system? I'm constantly working with clients to implement and troubleshoot their TFS systems, and I see common configuration problems and ...
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2 ways to change the Work Item’s maximum attachment size in TFS 2010 ...

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 25.07.2012
  • Blog
If you work with TFS 2010 or TFS 2012 work items, you know you can attach files. Sometimes you need to attach large files. If these are too big TFS will tell you about ...
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How to display Sprint Burndown report in VS Scrum 1.0 portal dashboard

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 23.07.2012
  • Blog
If you are working on TFS 2010 and using the Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 process template, then you may know that the default portal site it creates shows you the ...
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How to change User Profile pictures in TFS 2012 Web Access

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 23.07.2012
  • Blog
Now, I know that not everyone likes to have their pictures broadcasted, but I thought this could be interesting nonetheless. Even if it is to publish member avatars. ...
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Enabling Team Favorites tiles in upgraded VS Scrum 1.0 to 2.0 TFS ...

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 20.07.2012
  • Blog
If you upgraded your system from TFS 2010 to TFS 2012 and applied changes to your Team Project as described in my post Using new features in upgraded TFS 2012 Team ...
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Easier debugging of TFS 2012 Web Access scripts

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 16.07.2012
  • Blog
I have been doing some extensibility work in Visual Studio 2012 for the last 6 or so months, and that has taken me into doing some TFS 2012 Web Access work as well. So, ...
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Enable Task Board in TFS 2012 after upgrading from VS Scrum 1.0 to 2.0

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 10.07.2012
  • Blog
If you read my post on Using new features in upgraded TFS 2012 Team Projects, you may have noticed that Sprint work items are no longer used. Therefore, when you attempt ...
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PowerShell script to get list of modified files from a Bug / PBI in ...

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 05.07.2012
  • Blog
Sometimes, when we need to quickly determine which files were changed across multiple changesets, we just want a list. We don’t want to have to open one work item check ...
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Manually launch a VS 2012 Feedback Response from the command line

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 04.07.2012
  • Blog
If you are looking to evaluate the new features in Visual Studio 2012 I strongly recommend you download Brian Keller’s Visual Studio 2012 RC ALM Virtual Machine and ...
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How to upgrade custom build process templates from TFS 2010 to TFS ...

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 02.07.2012
  • Blog
Like many of you may do, we customize our TFS build process templates. If you have done so in TFS 2010 and are now trying to use them in TFS 2012, you will have to ...
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Using new features in upgraded TFS 2012 Team Projects

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 01.07.2012
  • Blog
If you have a Team Project that was upgraded from TFS 2010 to TFS 2012 you can enable some of the new features such as Code Review, Storyboarding, etc. Of course you ...
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InRelease 2.7 supports Visual Studio 11 Beta

  • InCycle
  • 24.04.2012
  • Blog
We are proud to announce that InRelease supports Visual Studio 11 Beta as we are part of VS11 Beta launch program, organized by VSIP (Visual Studio Industry Partner). ...
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Ready for SQL Server 2012? TFS 11 is!

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 14.03.2012
  • Blog
A basic installation of TFS 11 Beta will install SQL Server 2012 RC0 Express Edition and includes a license for SQL Server RC0 Standard Edition. TFS 11 requires SQL ...
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Important Patch Related to TFS 2010 and SQL Server

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 13.03.2012
  • Blog
Are you using SQL Server 2008 or 2008 R2 ENTERPRISE Edition with your TFS 2010 installation? If so, then you might be risking your data because of a high-risk bug in SQL ...
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Migrating the step to reproduce field when upgrading a team project ...

  • InCycle
  • 13.02.2011
  • Blog
This post discusses what to do when upgrading an existing team project that was created with MSF CMMI V4.2 to the new MSF CMMI V5 template while wanting to use Microsoft ...
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Configuring lab host for a team project collection –resolving the ...

  • InCycle
  • 30.11.2010
  • Blog
When verifying the selection of lab host group for a team project collection (screen shot below), I was getting a warning: Permission verification failed for: [host ...
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Updated version of the Team Foundation 2010 installation guide

  • InCycle
  • 22.11.2010
  • Blog
Hi, A quick post to indicate that a new version of the TFS installation guide has been released. It can be downloaded at the following location
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Windows Update Error 80072EE2 on Forefront TMG 2010

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 07.11.2010
  • Blog
If you configure Team Foundation Server 2010 (TFS 2010) to be accessible via the Internet, you may be using Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 (Forefront TMG), or ...
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My Favorite Visual Studio 2010 ALM utilities

  • InCycle
  • 01.05.2010
  • Blog
Hi, Here is a list of additional tools or add-ins that I use on a regular basis when working with team foundation server or some of the visual studio components. Please ...
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TFS 2010: inherit security settings now keeps security group values

  • InCycle
  • 14.04.2010
  • Blog
This post is to spot light  new behavior in team explorer 2010 that many existing source control/TFS administrators will appreciate.
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Resolving issues with Visual Studio Load Test and SQL tracing

  • InCycle
  • 17.02.2010
  • Blog
The following post describe some minor issues encountered when trying to set the SQL tracing within a load test of visual studio 2008.
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TFS 2008 – Error 28925 - TFServerStatusValidator

  • InCycle
  • 16.11.2009
  • Blog
The following post describes a problem that can occur when installing or upgrading TFS 2008. We have encountered this error a few times and maybe these tips can save ...
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Simplify your Data Layer Unit tests with transaction scope

  • Martin Rajotte
  • 20.09.2009
  • Blog
Cleaning up after unit test that tests your data layer can be pretty tedious. In order to simplify that work using the concept of transactions has been well documented ...
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TFS searches on description field not working

  • InCycle
  • 05.08.2009
  • Blog
The following post describes a problem we had with a TFS instance where queries run against the description field where not returning any values.
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Query for TFS Version Control Command Calls Based on Source Path

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 09.07.2009
  • Blog
Say you wanted to create a report that included all commands users issue against the source code repository, based on its path in source control. Such a reports might ...
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Resolve references: Error TSD03006 IN VSTS DB GDR

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 07.07.2009
  • Blog
Are you getting an error with VSTSDB relating to references of system views / objects in your database, like INFORMATION_SCHEMA or sys.columns? I was too – my first ...
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VSTS – beyond source/Version control

  • Ryan Riehle
  • 22.06.2009
  • Blog
Any .Net developer can tell you that Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) to develop software.  However, I find that relatively few developers ...
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Setting up a TFS Warm Stand by on windows 2008

  • InCycle
  • 09.06.2009
  • Blog
We encountered an issue when we set up a TFS warm by stand by tier on a window server 2008 machine at a client site.
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Installing TFS on windows 2008 without the proper web server service ...

  • InCycle
  • 05.06.2009
  • Blog
When installing TFS 2008 on a windows server 2008, it is important to select the proper rules in IIS 7 prior to installing TFS 2008. This is important because the TFS ...
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VSTS automatically connects to TFS as another user. What’s going on?

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 04.06.2009
  • Blog
My Visual Studio Team System (VSTS) environment is automatically connecting to Team Foundation Server (TFS) as another user. What’s going on?
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How to bulk load reports onto your TFS reporting site

  • InCycle
  • 02.06.2009
  • Blog
A quick post on a useful tool on codeplex. If you ever need to bulk-load multiple reports onto your TFS SQL reporting services, I recommend using the RSS explorertool. ...
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WI customization: how to allow field editions at specific states

  • InCycle
  • 31.05.2009
  • Blog
I came across the following work item rule request for which the implementation is not so straight forward for those unfamiliar with tfs work item customization.
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“If there is no struggle, there is no progress” Frederick Douglass

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 28.05.2009
  • Blog
Obviously Douglass’s quote refers to a more sinister theme, but it does apply to what we experience on a day to day basis, indeed his quote holds true for us as ...
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Need to do more with less? Need to cut costs? Yes but…

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 21.05.2009
  • Blog
Before you start restructuring, remember to ask yourself the 5 W (and one H) questions (who, why, what, where, when, how)…And what better way to answer those questions ...
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How to manage work item definitions that have different global list ...

  • InCycle
  • 20.05.2009
  • Blog
Hi, lately I had been doing work item customization on work item types that exist within multiple team projects (in my case the bug work item).
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Applying development best practices around MOSS and VSTS with TFS

  • Frederic Persoon
  • 14.05.2009
  • Blog
Want to better understand how to leverage Visual Studio Team System and Team Foundation Server for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server development, while complying to ...
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An error occurred when enabling internet connection sharing. (null)

  • Leo Vildosola
  • 13.05.2009
  • Blog
While setting up Visual Studio Team System (VSTS) virtual machines (VM) for our demos or customization projects one of our requirements is to be able to run the VM while ...
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