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Computer Science | Pro Team Foundation Service

Pro Team Foundation Service

Olausson, M., Rossberg, J., Ehn, J., Skld, M.

2013, XXVII, 404 p.

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Pro Team Foundation Service gives you a jump-start into Microsoft's cloud-based Application Lifecycle Management platform, taking you through the different stages of software development. Every project needs to plan, develop, test and release software and with agile practices often at a higher pace than ever before.

Microsoft's Team Foundation Service is a cloud-based platform that gives you tools for agile planning and work tracking. It has a code repository that can be used not only from Visual Studio but from Java platforms and Mac OS X. The testing tools allow testers to start testing at the same time as developers start developing. The book also covers how to set up automated practices such as build, deploy and test workflows.

This book:

  • Takes you through the major stages in a software development project.
  • Gives practical development guidance for the whole team.
  • Enables you to quickly get started with modern development practices.

With Microsoft Team Foundation Service comes a collaboration platform that gives you and your team the tools to better perform your tasks in a fully integrated way.

Content Level » Popular/general

Related subjects » Communication Networks - Computer Science

Table of contents 

  1. Introduction to Application Lifecycle Management
  2. Introduction to Agile Planning, Development, and Testing
  3. Deciding on a Hosted Service
  4. Getting Started
  5. Working with the Initial Product Backlog
  6. Managing Team and Alerts
  7. Initial Sprint Planning
  8. Running the Sprint 
  9. Kanban
  10. Engaging the Customer
  11. Choosing Source Control Options
  12. Working with Team Foundation Version Control in Visual Studio
  13. Working with Git in Visual Studio
  14. Working in Heterogeneous Environments
  15. Configuring Build Services
  16. Working with Builds
  17. Customizing Builds
  18. Continuous Deployment
  19. Agile Testing
  20. Test Management
  21. Lab Management

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