14 11, 2013

Announcement Highlights: VSO and more!

By | 2013-11-14T13:05:29+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013|0 Comments

Since I was already in New York working with a client, I was very excited to get the opportunity to attend the Visual Studio 2013 launch in Manhattan. As I walked in to the Highline Stages building where the launch event was taking place I was immediately greeted and asked a question that most definitely [...]

14 11, 2013

The Launch: A Personal Story

By | 2013-11-14T12:02:34+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013|0 Comments

As I sat to the side of the stage witnessing Launch, I couldn’t help but feel incredibly proud. There was a lot of excitement and a million tweets describing the launch and what announcements were made, but for me, as I sat alongside Lori (the President of Northwest Cadence), this launch felt intensely personal. This [...]

13 11, 2013

Ten Reasons to Love Visual Studio 2013

By | 2013-11-13T09:36:05+00:00 November 13th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013, Visual Studio ALM|0 Comments

It’s Visual Studio 2013 launch day! Wahoo… Is it just me, or are launch days a little odd in today’s continuous value delivery world? I’m mean, I’ve been using VS 2013 since the RC, we’ve already migrated quite a few customers to TFS 2013, and the artist formerly known as Team Foundation Service (more on [...]

17 10, 2013

Released – Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013 RTM

By | 2013-10-17T11:30:37+00:00 October 17th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013|Comments Off on Released – Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013 RTM

Visual Studio 2013 just went to public RTM this morning.  They did it at mid-night Oct 18th New Zealand time, so it's hitting a day earlier that most of us thought here in the US.  Which is awesome.  (I love when Microsoft does stuff like that.) I happened to bump into just the right people [...]

27 08, 2013

Team Foundation Server 2013 Upgrade Weekend

By | 2013-08-27T09:41:24+00:00 August 27th, 2013|Visual Studio 2013, Visual Studio 2013 Team Foundation Server|Comments Off on Team Foundation Server 2013 Upgrade Weekend

The product team has created a great opportunity to upgrade during the Team Foundation Server 2013 Upgrade Weekend on September 13-15. Unless you have been hiding under a rock you have likely noticed the recent buzz over the TFS 2013 Preview. Well as you know that while Team Foundation Server 2013 is production ready it [...]

13 08, 2013

Configure features in Team Foundation Server 2013

By | 2013-08-13T12:53:32+00:00 August 13th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013|0 Comments

So you have upgraded to Team Foundation Server 2013 but you still don’t have some of the features that you upgraded for. There is a wizard for that but it is not supper discoverable that allows you to configure features in Team Foundation Server 2013.

22 07, 2013

What’s New in Visual Studio 2013 – InRelease Access after Rebooting

By | 2013-07-22T12:58:45+00:00 July 22nd, 2013|Visual Studio 2013|0 Comments

Although InRelease is great, unfortunately I have found a new issue when rebooting the server. In testing the InRelease application on my test VM, I learned that after rebooting or shutting down my host machine, I was not able to log back into the InRelease application. The Error message from console log: Error - The [...]

15 07, 2013

What’s New in Visual Studio 2013: Git Repositories for Source Control

By | 2013-07-15T11:20:00+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Visual Studio 2013|0 Comments

Microsoft recently released a preview of Team Foundation Server 2013 and Visual Studio 2013. An exciting facet of this new release is the fully integrated, on premise support of Git as a bona fide source control option for Team Foundation Server hosted Team Projects as well as stand alone Visual Studio software development projects not [...]