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Team Foundation Server 2008 in Action

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ISBN-10: 1933988592

ISBN-13: 9781933988597

Edition: 2008

Authors: Jamil Azher

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In complex software projects, managing the development process can be as critical to success as writing the code itself. A project may involve dozens of developers, managers, architects, testers, and customers, hundreds of builds, and thousands of opportunities to get off-track. To keep tabs on the people, tasks, and components of a medium- to large-scale project, most teams use a development system that allows for easy monitoring, follow-up, and accountability. Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2008 (TFS), the server component of Microsoft's Visual Studio Team System (VSTS), provides a powerful collaborative platform for software-development teams. The product offers an integrated toolset…    
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Book details

List price: $49.99
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Manning Publications Company
Publication date: 1/7/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 436
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Jamil Azher has over 18 years of experience in software development ranging from hands-on programming, global project management, technology leadership, and entrepreneurial ventures. He currently works as a technology architect at Microsoft Corporation in Silicon Valley. Over the years, Jamil has coached members of the technical staff, created architecture of major products and services, developed technology plans for venture funding, supervised development of globally-distributed applications, and interacted with many diverse organizations regarding technology strategy and roadmap. Jamil has a master's degree in IT from Harvard and bachelor's degree in engineering from Caltech. He is the…    

About this book
Exploring Team Foundation Server
TFS and the practice of software development
Exploring the changes in TFS 2008
Introducing VSTS 2008 Database Edition
Diving deep into version control and Team Build
Understanding branching in version control
Understanding branch policies
Understanding merging in version control
Understanding Team Build
Versioning assemblies using Team Build
Administering and customizing TFS
Configuring and extending TFS
Using workflow with TFS