Effective Team Development using Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Team System Training

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Description

This three-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to manage source control management, a configurable build process, tools that aid in test driven development, and process workflow all integrated directly into Visual Studio 2008.  By the end of the course, developers are equipped to use test-driven techniques and proven software processes to create high-quality software with a minimal change in overall effort.

Course Number
6-M-214A

Learning Objectives
After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe integrated Application Life-Cycle Management (ALM) and how Visual Studio Team System 2008 aids the ALM process
  • Identify the components of Visual Studio Team System architecture and how these are used to improve collaboration and increase the overall efficiency of the team development process
  • Describe project management tools availalbe in Visual Studio Team System
  • Describe the Developer and Architect tasks in Visual Studio Team System 2008
  • Describe MSBuild architecture and customize Team Build
  • Access Version control and use branching and merging effectively
  • Describe tools used for performance and code analysis

Audience
This course is intended for Enterprise IT Staff who actively participate in software development projects.  They participate in specification, design, coding, testing or project management.

Length
3 Days

In addition, see Intertech's VSTS and TFS Consulting Capabilities and our Complete 3-Step ALM/TFS Solution.

 

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Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Experience and familiarity with process methodologies such as Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
  • Familiarity with diagramming implementations, High-level database design, Distributed systems design, Business requirements analysis
  • Experience in using source code versioning control tools, bug reporting, tracking, analysis tools, and possibly a unit testing suite
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio 2003 or Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and some knowledge of Visual Basic .NET or Visual C# code
  • Experience in using source code versioning control tools, bug reporting, tracking, analysis tools, and possibly a unit testing suite

Course Outline

<div class="textBOLD12"> Overview of Application Lifecycle Management</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Introduction to Application Lifecycle Management</li> <li class="text12"> Introduction to Team Development Features in Visual Studio Team System 2008</li> <li class="text12"> Introduction to ALM Scenarios Supported by Visual Studio Team System</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Using Visual Studio Team in a Team</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Introduction to Visual Studio Team System Architecture</li> <li class="text12"> Using Visual Studio Team System in a Team</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Overview of Project Management</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Overview of Microsoft Solution Framework (MSF)</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Project Planning</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Process Guidance</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Process Customization</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Work Items</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Project Portal</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Designing and Developing a Software Solution in Visual Studio Team System</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Designing a Solution</li> <li class="text12"> Using Database Design Tools</li> <li class="text12"> Developing a Solution </li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Introduction to MSBuild and Team Build</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Overview of MSBuild architecture</li> <li class="text12"> Customizing Team Build</li> <li class="text12"> Integrating Testing in Visual Studio Team System</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Introduction to Version Control in Parallel Development</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Introduction to Version control Locking Models</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Branching, Differencing and Merging</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Introduction to Advance Analyzing Tasks</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Overview of Performance Analysis Tools</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Code Analysis Tools</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Unit Testing</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Performance Profiling Tools</li> </ul> <div class="textBOLD12"> Overview of Testing in Visual Studio Team System</div> <ul style="margin-top: 0px"> <li class="text12"> Overview of Developing Web Tests</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Running Web Tests</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Developing Load Tests</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Interpreting Test Results</li> <li class="text12"> Overview of Test Case Development</li> </ul>

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