Saturday, May 29, 2010

Scrum for TFS 2010 at Path to Agility

Thanks to all who attended Alexei's and my Scrum for TFS 2010 Thursday at the Path to Agility conference. Please contact us if you have follow-up questions. We posted the deck here.

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Path to Agility Conference: Speaking

I'll be leading a panel and presenting at the Path to Agility conference Thursday May 27th. The panel at 1:15PM is entitled "Attracting and Leading Agile Developers". The presentation at 3:00PM is entitled "Scrum with Team Foundation Server 2010". Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

TFS 2010: Check-in Policies and Power Tools

Recently, I had an inquiry about where the "Changeset Comments Policy" went for Check-in Policies...check the Power Tools.

Before installing Power Tools…


After installing Power Tools…


Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server 2010 – Starting Point

Congratulations to the Microsoft team for recently releasing the much anticipated Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server 2010. My firm is embarking on several roll-outs right off the bat so I wanted to capture some of our efforts. To start, lets just provide the basics:

TFS 2010 Installation Guide

TFS 2010 Administration Guide

Visual Studio Rangers Guidance

Visual Studio 2010 and .Net 4.0 Training Kit

Application Lifecycle Management Online Assessment

MSF for Agile Software Development 5.0 Process Guidance

Team Foundation Server Power Tools April 2010

TFS 2010 Setup | TF255437: Access is denied.

If you experience TF255437: Access is denied while installing TFS 2010 on a remote/separate data tier, likely, the setup account is not a member of the local Administrators group on that data tier machine.