مفهوم إدارة دورة حياة التطبيقات

مفهوم إدارة دورة حياة التطبيقات

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم أعزائي القراء، يسعدني ان اقدم لكم القسم الجديد في مدونتي الخاصة  ALM بالعربية! و الذي يتعلق بإدارة دورة حياة التطبيقات باللغة العربية و ذلك ايمانا و اعتزازا مني بلغتي الأم، اللغة العربية و حرصا مني على ايصال الفائدة الى جميع المهتمين بهذا المجال في كافة ارجاء الوطن العربي. أبدأ هذا القسم … Continue reading

Team Rooms in Visual Studio 2013

Team Rooms in Visual Studio 2013

In TFS 2013, Brian Harry  on  behalf of  Visual Studio Team introduced a new feature called “Team Rooms” that keep a record of things that happen in your team – checkins, work item updates, build failures, code reviews, etc.  And you can have conversations about the activity directly in the team room.  This keeps a … Continue reading

Visual Studio 2013 is now available!

Visual Studio 2013 is now available!

Hello Developers! I’m excited to announce that Visual Studio 2013 is now available to you to download. For developers and development teams, Visual Studio 2013 easily delivers applications across all Microsoft devices, cloud, desktop, server and game console platforms by providing a consistent development experience, hybrid collaboration options, and state-of-the-art tools, services, and resources. Below are … Continue reading

Meet Windows 8.1 Preview

Meet Windows 8.1 Preview

In this post I will spot the light on only one of the cool features in Windows 8.1 preview, Actually a friend of mine since many years ago asked me about it and he still asking me until the day before Windows 8.1 preview. I think this post will make a big smile on his … Continue reading

What’s new ALM features in Visual Studio 2013?

What’s new ALM features in Visual Studio 2013?

From ten days ago at TechEd, Brian Harry, Team Foundation Server Product Unit Manager, announced Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013 and many of the Application Lifecycle Management features that they include. Some of those features are enabled on Team Foundation Service  and a preview of VS 2013 and TFS 2013 will be available at the … Continue reading

Running Automated Tests from the Command Line

Running Automated Tests from the Command Line

Hello Everyone, In this post I would like to share with you some very cool command line tools shipped in Visual Studio 2012 to automate your applications test; VSTest.Console.exe You can use the VSTest.Console.exe program to run automated unit and coded UI tests from a command line. VSTest.Console.exe is optimized for performance and is used in place … Continue reading

Storyboard your ideas using PowerPoint

Storyboard your ideas using PowerPoint

My friend from the ALM Ranger team Mike Douglas have created a free Windows 8 Store App called Team Planning Poker to help distributed and co-located teams run agile planning poker sessions.  It uses TFS (using TFS OData Services) to pull in backlog items, allows multiple people to join a session (using Azure Mobile Services), go through the … Continue reading

Planning and Tracking Projects – Part 3

Planning and Tracking Projects – Part 3

Today I will talk about documents and reports in TFS 2012; You can share documents and files that you  want to make available to all team members by uploading them to the project portal for your team project. To track your team’s progress, you can create and customize reports that highlight the data that is most important … Continue reading

Planning and Tracking Projects – Part 2

Planning and Tracking Projects – Part 2

Today I will keep what we stopped last post which is the team Projects, The starting point for working with Visual Studio ALM is to create a team project to track information and to organize source code, builds, tests, and plans for your team. As the following illustration shows, you create a team project by … Continue reading