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August DevDiv TFS Dogfood Statistics

Another month, a lot more growth.  We continue the process of onboarding teams and growing the data.  Here's the updated data for August and (now that I'm using a decent blog editing tool) I can start including some cool graphs in these posts :)     Users Work items Version control Commands (last 7 days...

July DevDiv dogfood statistics

Holy Toledo!  The growth in data on our dogfood server just isn't slowing down.  The file count (in particular) is really rocketing.  We're now over 33 million (yes, million) files and I don't see any evidence that it's going to slow down soon.  A while ago, I predicted that we'd hit 100 million this year - I'm now starting...

June DevDev TFS statistics

The biggest area of growth in the last month is in work item tracking activity.  The reason is that we hooked up a mirror between our "old" work item tracking system and TFS.  This means that changes in each system is being replicated into the other.  This has added some additional load to the server (although the increment is ...

TFS statistics queries

You know how it goes - somehow there's just never enough days in the week to get everything done you want to get done.  A couple of weeks ago I promised to post the queries I use to collecting statistics on our server - and other than feeling bad about it, I haven't done much. I'm at Tech Ed this week and looking for any excuse to avoid ...

Deploying TFS in the Developer Division at Microsoft

You haven't heard from me for a while because I've been taking a bit of a break for the past month to help out at home with our new daughter.  I returned to work on Monday.  As I'm getting back into the swing of things, I thought it would be a great time to write a new blog post.  I apologize for the length – there’s...