Buck Hodges

Azure DevOps (formerly VSTS and Team Foundation Server)

Teamprise 3.0 Ships!

Martin Woodward write that Teamprise 3.0 has now been released!  If you want the equivalent of Team Explorer integrated into Eclipse on any platform or need a client from Linux or Mac, you'll definitely want to check out Teamprise. Here's a quick bullet list of features that I lifted from his post.  I'm particularly happy to see the...

Team Foundation Power Tools for Team Foundation Server 2008 available now!

Earlier today, we released the first version of the TFS Power Tools for TFS 2008! I want to highlight the build notification application.  This tool alerts you when a build is started or completed.  If the build breaks, you'll know immediately. I posted a preview of the build notification app back in September.  Based on ...

Martin Woodward’s presentation on what’s new in TFS 2008

Martin Woodward has a posted a great set of slides from a presentation he did on what's new in TFS 2008.  After going through all of the features other than build, he spends more than half of the slides on the build features of TFS 2008 (aka Team Build).  I highly recommend taking a look at the slides, particularly if you haven't ...

TFS 2008: Controlling the number of threads used in uploading and downloading files

The TFS version control client object model normally uses up to eight threads from the thread pool to upload or download files.  This same mechanism is also used in pending adds: Files are opened to determine whether they are binary or text, so batches are sent to the server while other batches are being examined on disk.  It also ...

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