• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Microsoft Team Foundation Server is an enterprise system that covers all aspects of Application Lifecycle Management. It is primarily used for source code management but can also be used for project management, requirements management, lab management, testing, reporting, automated builds, and release management needs. This course guides students through the management of a Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 deployment in an enterprise software development environment.

Learning Objectives

Manage Team Project Collections

  • start the course
  • configure team project collections in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • manage team collections and projects in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • move project collections in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • create a team project using SharePoint and SSRS
  • detach and copy a team project collection
  • attach a copied team project collection

 

Monitor Server Health and Performance

  • use Performance Monitor to monitor a Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 server for performance issues
  • use log files to monitor a Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 server for performance issues
  • monitor warehouse adapters and jobs in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • clean up stale workspaces and shelve-sets in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013

 

Managing Security

  • configuring users limitations in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • use Active Directory to manage roles in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • manage permissions in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • create and manage teams in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • configure security for non-CAL users in Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013

 

Managing Reporting

  • create basic reports from Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 using Excel services
  • customize the SharePoint team project portal for Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013
  • configure Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 to enable a report to appear in a SharePoint project portal
  • upload a new SSRS Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 report
  • rebuild the Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 data warehouse

 

Practice: Managing and Implementation in TFS

  • to guide students managing a Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 environment in an enterprise software development context

 

Framework Connections

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