Team Foundation Server Recipes contains an evolving series of recipes that will enable you to quickly install Team Foundation Server (TFS) and begin to customize tools to fit your software development process. The book is an excellent guide for doing the many tasks required to make TFS and Visual Studio Team System (VSTS) an integral part of any software development life-cycle process.
Plenty of examples cover a range of features within TFS, and you can easily adapt the featured processes to your organization's best practices. Recipes include fixing common install problems, creating custom work items with strong state transition rules, building custom event handlers for extending the functionality beyond the default feature set, and more.
You can utilize each recipe independently, though the sequence of recipes provides a natural implementation flow that's easy to adopt. Rest assured that all examples are based on real-world implementations, not just theory. And the examples cross many functional roles within an IT department, benefiting release managers, project managers, test teams, development teams, and consultants in the field. In summary, you'll be sure to refer to your copy of the book repeatedly as your implementation evolves....Continua