TFS 2013 Preview installation

As I wrote in an earlier blog Microsoft announced a Visual Studio 2013 Go-Live preview at the Build summit at the end of June. I decided to try the upgrade one of our TFS 2012 servers. Hardware requirements  TFS 2013 has new hardware requirements: Windows Server 2008 R2 and higher […]

TFS 2013

Microsoft announced Visual Studio 2013 Go-Live preview at the Build summit at the end of June. By doing this they have increased the speed between their releases from two years to one year. What’s new then?  There is a lot of new stuff, here are the main parts: Agile Portfolio […]

Visual Studio 2012 Update 3

Visual Studio 2012 Update 3 was released last week. This is yet another incremental update with mostly bug fixes and some forward compatibility updates for Visual Studio 2013. Visual Studio 2012 updates are cumulative releases that include the new features and fixes that were delivered in previous releases. Read more […]

Microsoft Summercamp 2013

For the eleventh year in a row Microsoft will arrange their summercamp, this year in Gothenburg, Stockholm and Malmö. The camp is free so make sure you stop by and get some insights about the latest trends and Microsoft products! We are happy to participate in the event and will […]

New reports for TFS Administrators

There are some really nice reports for those of you that are TFS Administrators. Browse in to your server like this http://your-server:8080/tfs/_oi/ There are two sets of reports, the Activity log and the TFS Job Monitoring Activity log This reports shows every single command that every single user has executed […]

Visual Studio 2012 Update 2

The second update of Visual Studio and TFS 2012 is released. The last update, TFS 2012.1 was quite difficult to install you had the enter all accounts and settings in the application tie, TFS 2012.2 has a much better  installation experience, you install Update 2 and launch the upgrade wizard, […]

TFS 2012 certifications

Microsoft released a couple of new certifications for TFS 2012:  Exam 70-498: Delivering Continuous Value with Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management Exam 70-496: Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2011, Administration Exam 70-497: Quality Enablement & Assurance I took the first exam a (70-498) couple of days ago together with three […]