I am really happy to announce that my latest Pluralsight course is now online! As a developer that spends most of my time using Visual Studio, I realized that there is not a lot of guidance out there on how to use be successful with Git without having to jump out to command-line. So […]
Today, Microsoft announced RTM Availability for Visual Studio 2013 and TFS 2013. Check out Chuck’s announcement at the Product Team Blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalm/archive/2013/10/17/announcing-visual-studio-and-team-foundation-server-2013-rtm-availability.aspx I’ve demo’d the Preview and RC versions of the software to hundreds of people over the summer and I am really excited about the features that this version brings. My favorites being: CodeLens […]
As you develop an application (and in some cases, right before you push it to production), you may ask yourself: “What will happen with 1000’s of people start using it?”. After you panic for a while trying to figure out ways to make sure your application can handle the load, you find some load testing […]
Tonight at ONETUG, I am presenting a session on the new features of Visual Studio and TFS 2013. I will cover new features in the following areas: IDE Productivity Code Quality ALM Collaboration Git So sign up and come out tonight to check out all these great features!
Do you want to learn about new features in Visual Studio and TFS 2013? Well you are in luck! Next month, I’ll be speaking 3 times on the topic: ONETUG (Orlando .NET User Group) – August 15 Code on the Beach – August 16 – 18 (Jacksonville, FL) devLink – August 28 – 30 (Chattanooga, […]
Today I upgraded my demo VM from TFS 2012 to TFS 2013 Preview. It was pretty straight forward, here is the process: You can download the Preview from here: http://www.microsoft.com/click/services/Redirect2.ashx?CR_CC=200234020 When you open up the ISO file, these are the files and folders that you see: There is a pre-requisite of SQL Server 2012 SP1, […]
A few weeks ago, during TechEd, Brian Harry announced that Visual Studio 2013 and TFS 2013 would be available at the Build Conference. Today, during the Build Keynote, Steve Balmer announced the general availability of the preview bits, including a Go Live license, you can download them here: http://www.microsoft.com/click/services/Redirect2.ashx?CR_CC=200234020 Here is a blog post from […]
Yesterday, during the TechEd keynote, Brian Harry announced that Visual Studio 2013 and TFS 2013 will be released later this year and that a preview would be available at the end of this month during Build. You can see Brian’s blog post about the upcoming changes here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/bharry/archive/2013/06/03/visual-studio-2013.aspx. Here are the highlights: Portfolio Management: They […]