[DEV 11] ¿Dónde puedo descargar el preview de las herramientas de desarrollo?


Para quienes cuentan con una suscripción MSDN pueden descargarlos desde el sitio de descarga de su suscripción y para quienes no tienen una suscripción MSDN los links de descarga son los siguientes:

Download Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview ›
Download Team Foundation Server 11 Developer Preview ›
Download Visual Studio Agents 11 Developer Preview ›
Download Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview Remote Debugger ›
Download Team Explorer Everywhere 11 Developer Preview ›
Download .NET Framework 4.5 Developer Preview ›

[DEV 11] ¿Qué necesito para conectar mis herramientas actuales a TFS Preview?


Para quienes desean conectar su Visual Studio 2010 o cualquier otra herramienta listada a continuación a Team Foundation Preview en la nube a continuación los vinculos para descargar el software que necesitan instalar.

  • Visual Studio 2010 SP1
    To connect and authenticate with the Team Foundation Service Preview you need to install the hotfix KB2581206. If you do not have Service Pack 1 for Visual Studio 2010 installed then you need to install SP1first.
  • Microsoft Test Manager 2010 SP1
    As with Visual Studio 2010, you need to install the hotfix KB2581206 after installing Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 if you do not already have it.
  • Eclipse
    For Eclipse 3.5 and higher (or IDE’s based on those versions of Eclipse) on any operating system (including Mac, Linux as well as Windows) you can install the TFS plug-in for Eclipse which comes as part of the Team Explorer Everywhere 11 Developer Preview.
  • Build Server (Build Controller and Agent)
    To have a build server that talks to the Team Foundation Service Preview, you need to install the Build Service from the latest Team Foundation Server 11 Developer Preview media (Web Install (1Mb), Self Extracting Archive (1.1Gb) or ISO (1.1Gb)
  • Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview
    Also, don’t forget that the Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview has all the bits built in to be able to make use of your Team Foundation Service Preview account. Not only that, some of the great new features of the Team Foundation Service Preview will only light up from the newest version Visual Studio. We are keen to get your feedback on this preview release so download it and give it a go from a test machine and let us know what you think.

Post Original: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudioalm/archive/2011/09/14/tfs-preview-downloads.aspx

[DEV 11]–Links de interés sobre Team Foundation Service Preview


Recuerden que para proveer feedback sobre Team Foundation Service Preview lo pueden hacer a través de los siguientes links

· Para sugerencia de nuevas características: http://visualstudio.uservoice.com

· Para reportar errores: http://connect.microsoft.com

· Para preguntas de soporte o iniciar alguna discusión sobre el producto puede utilizar el foro: Team Foundation Service Preview support forum.

Tutoriales de Team Foundation Service Preview

Microsoft ha cargado en Channel 9 algunos videos tutoriales sobre las características de TFS, a continuación les comparto los links con su descripción (en inglés)

Getting Started

Find out how to get started with tfspreview.com. Once you have your invitation code we show you how to create an account and create your first team project. We then take a look around some of the key feature areas in your Team Foundation Service Preview account. Finally we look at how to install the update into Visual Studio to allow you to connect to the Team Foundation Service Preview from Visual Studio 2010.

Managing Security

Now that you have an account for the Team Foundation Service preview, we look at how to add and configure new members to your teams. We also do a deep dive into the security configuration capabilities of Team Foundation Server and find out how to check the effective permissions of a user or group through the web site.

Agile Project Management

Some of the powerful new features of the Team Foundation Service preview are the new agile planning tools. We show use of the product backlog tool to easily prioritize work by simply dragging and dropping backlog items in the list as well as how to decompose work on the backlog into epics and stories. Then we look at planning a sprint, entering team capacity and visualizing progress using the burn down charts. Finally, we show how to use the built in task boards to manage the work throughout the sprint while keeping an eye on the progress of your team.

Using Visual Studio, Microsoft Test Manager, and Eclipse

It’s not just about the web. In this video, we look at using the Team Foundation Service Preview from Visual Studio 2010, Microsoft Test Manager 2010 and Eclipse to manage your code and track your work items.

Team Build

We look at how to configure and use a build server in your own organization for use with the Team Foundation Service Preview. We show how to install and configure the build service and attach it to your service preview account. Then we show how to configure your build server. Finally, we show how to create and manage an automated build from Visual Studio using your newly installed build server and how to access the build results via the web.

[DEV11] Máquina Virtual – HOL y scripts de Visual Studio 11

En este post les quiero compartir que ya se encuentra disponible una máquina virtual con Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview ALM para que puedan ir explorando sus nuevas características también encontrarán 6 laboratorios.


Los vínculos de descarga el contenido son los siguientes:

http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Agile Project Management in Team Foundation Server 11.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Building the Right Software – Generating Storyboards and Collecting Stakeholder Feedback with Visual Studio 11.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Diagnosing Issues in Production with IntelliTrace and Visual Studio 11.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Exploratory Testing and Other Enhancements in Microsoft Test Manager 11.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Making Developers More Productive with Team Foundation Server 11.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Unit Testing with Visual Studio 11 – MSTest, NUnit, xUnit.net, and Code Clone.docx
http://download.microsoft.com/download/A/9/2/A9253B14-5F23-4BC8-9C7E-F5199DB5F831/Working with the Visual Studio 11 ALM Developer Preview Virtual Machine.docx