Build Automation and Continuous Integration with TFS 2010

Published January 12th, 2012 Under Continuous Integration | Comments Off

This video explains how to leverage TFS 2010, Windows Workflow (WF), and MSBuild to streamline the build and deployment processes and enable continuous integration. Continuous integration is an Agile best practice that allows for faster, more frequent feedback from other developers and even business stakeholders by providing regular builds, unit test runs, and deployments via automated build processes instrumented using a build server such as TFS Build. Read more

Inside Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)

Published August 31st, 2010 Under Software Testing | Comments Off

Steve Andrews discusses Microsoft’s Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) which delivers source control, work item tracking, Team Foundation Build, a team project portal Web site, reporting, and project management capabilities.

Unit Testing with Team System

Published August 11th, 2010 Under Software Testing, Unit Testing | Comments Off

A short introduction on how to perform unit tests with Microsoft Team System.

Unit Testing with Team System

Published February 24th, 2009 Under Software Testing, Unit Testing | Comments Off

A tutorial on how to start on Unit Testing using Team System.

James Whittaker on Software Testing

Published September 25th, 2008 Under Software Testing | Comments Off

I recently sat down with James Whittaker who is a Principal Program Manager Architect on the Visual Studio Team System Test Edition team. James is tasked with helping to shape the next wave of testing tools coming out of the Visual Studio Team System family of products. And since software testing is one of the major “pillars” of for the “Rosario” release of Team System, James has been hard at work. James isn’t able to comment on specific features of Rosario just yet, but instead we got his insights about how he sees software testing evolving over the next few years to help testers become more effective at finding bugs… before the customer does.