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Fixing Missing TFS 2013 Project Portal Site

If you missed Project Portal Site creation while creating new project on TFS 2013 or you faced errors (most of the time permission issues with SharePoint), you can follow below steps to create Project Portal Site after a Project is created in TFS 2013. 365 more words

Moving from PowerShell DSC to Release Management vNext DSC

If you’ve learned plain PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and then move to Visual Studio Release Management vNext there are a lot of gotchas that can cost you many hours or event days to figure them out. 720 more words


4 metrics to measure DevOps improvements

This week I wrote on the Nonlinear Digital blog a piece on DevOps metrics. The goal was to give organization’s 4 easy metrics that they can track to see whether or not the changes they are making to their tools and processes are improving their overall flow through development and operations teams. 48 more words


Speaking @ ALM Forum in Seattle

I was selected to speak at the ALM Forum in Seattle this year on DevOps in large enterprises. There’s still a $300 discount on registration… 16 more words


Using TDS with Visual Studio Online build server

Recently I needed to get builds running in Visual Studio Online (VSO) that contained Team Development for Sitecore (TDS) projects. Since I cannot install the TDS software on the VSO build server, I needed another way to get these projects to compile with a VSO build definition. 119 more words


Automating the Provisioning of a PWA-Instance

When testing our custom Project Server 2013 solutions in the development system, or deploying them to the test system I found it useful to be able to use a clean environment (new… 518 more words


Same yet different. Getting information from a TFS Request (WebAccess JSON)

This is the third part of a series on how to implement a validation plugin using ITeamFoundationRequestFilter.

You can go to the first part by clicking the link below:

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