8 Dec 2016

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Upgrade your TFS administration skills to TFS 2017 today

With the release of Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2017 announced at the Connect(); // 2016 conference in mid-November, organisations are now looking at upgrading to the latest version. The new version of TFS brings many major benefits to teams including: Package Management Create and manage private NuGet feeds. Code Search Search all the code across your project collection easily. Agile planning improvements new form, following work items, live updates, better notifications, … Git improvements Hugely upgraded pull request experience, iterative reviews, squash merge, … Build improvements Java build templates, Xamarin build tasks, Docker support, … Release management improvement Support for ARM templates, task groups, manual approval task,...

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17 Nov 2016

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Presenting at the Microsoft Developer Event 2016 in Sydney

Yesterday, I had the privilege to be one of the presenters at a half-day developer event in Sydney, Australia. The event included an opening keynote by Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella who spoke about empowering developers to shape the future with an intelligent cloud platform and artificial intelligence. This was probably the biggest audience I have presented to to-date with over 1,300 developers registered to attend the event.  The focus of my presentation was DevOps using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) and Team Foundation Server 2017 (TFS). Here are some links to more information on some of the topics I demonstrated.Agile...

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