Team Foundation Server 2017 Developer Foundations

Price
$1,398.00
Duration
 2 Days
Delivery Methods
 VILT    Private Group

This two-day course will introduce you to TFS' foundational capabilities so that you can plan, track, and manage work while ensuring high-quality code in your next project.

 

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Who Should Attend

This course is intended for members of a development team that uses Visual Studio. Attendees should be comfortable using a current version of Windows and be able to read and understand C# code.

Course Objectives

    At course completion, attendees will have had exposure to: - Visual Studio editions and features - Comparing TFS and Visual Studio Team Services - Planning and creating team projects - Selecting an appropriate process template - Managing team projects using Team Explorer - Configuring a team project for their team’s needs - Creating, querying, and managing work items - Using the browser-based web portal - Using the Agile planning tools - Configuring alerts and notifications - Using Microsoft Office as TFS client - Creating work item charts and reports - Installing an extension from the Marketplace - Using Team Foundation Version Control - Configuring a workspace - Basic and advanced version control scenarios - Associating a work item during check-in - When, why, and how to branch code - Using the MSSCCI provider from other, legacy IDEs - Creating and running C# unit tests - Calculating and using code coverage - Using Visual Studio to perform a code review - Using Code Metrics, Code Analysis, & Code Clone Analysis to identify and manage technical debt - Automating the building process - Automating the testing process

Agenda

1 - TEAM PROJECTS
  • Visual Studio editions and ALM features
  • Team projects and team project collections
  • Configure security, team, areas, and iterations
  • Plan, rename, and delete team projects
  • Manage using Team Explorer and the web portal
2 - WORK ITEMS AND QUERIES
  • Create, link, query, and manage work items
  • Chart, tag, and report work items
  • Configure alerts and notifications
  • Use web portal, MS Excel, and MS Project
3 - PLANNING AND TRACKING WORK
  • Create and manage a product backlog
  • Plan and track work during a sprint
  • Use Agile backlog and Kanban board
  • Execute and track work using the task board
4 - VERSION CONTROL
  • Setup and use TFS version control system
  • Basic and advanced workflows
  • Associate a work item during check-in
  • Create labels and shelvesets
  • Branch and merge code effectively
5 - ENSURING CODE QUALITY
  • Create, run, and refactor C# unit tests
  • Calculate Code Coverage
  • Use Code Metrics and Code/Code Clone Analysis
  • Conduct a Code Review
6 - AUTOMATING THE BUILD PROCESS
  • Overview of the build system
  • Create and queue a build
  • Monitor and manage the build process
  • Automate testing and other code quality checks