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Tarun Arora - Visual Studio ALM MVP ALM, Agile, Automation, Performance Testing, Software QA, Cloud, ...
I was recently tasked to review the performance of a data intense desktop application that uses WPF 4.5 for front end and streams data from the server using WCF 4.5 services. The application uses Entity Framework 5 as the Object Relational Mapper with SQL 2012. The standard configuration offered by all these technologies don’t usually support scale. ......

You would know from your ops-teams that ‘One Click Installers’ make them happy & smile. Microsoft pulled support for Installer projects from Visual Studio 2012. It is evident that Installers are really popular, no doubt there were over 6000 votes to bring back setup & deployment project support into Visual Studio. I have been using WixToolset ......

Download – http://visualstudiogallery.... Date Version Updates 17th August 2013 v1.3.2 Issues Addressed 0 or 1 day sprints: The divide by zero exception is thrown on the sprint burndown+ exception only if the sprint start and sprint end date is the same. For example in sprint 1 the sprint start date ......

Download Visual Studio Extension from gallery - http://visualstudiogallery.... Introduction Video 1 – Sprint Burndown plus Introductory video Walkthrough Wouldn’t it be cool if you could see all sprint Burndown charts that your team worked on plotted on one single timeline! That’s what Utkarsh & ......

One of the new features announced as part of the Visual Studio 2013 Ultimate Preview is ‘Cloud Based Load Testing’. In this blog post I’ll walk you through, What is Cloud Based Load Testing? How have I been using this feature? – Success story! Where can you find more resources on this feature? What is Cloud Based Load Testing? It goes without saying ......

As consumers of your Visual Studio extensions start to move over to VS 2013, you will have to upgrade the Visual Studio extensions you build for Visual Studio 2012 to Visual Studio 2013 and republish to the Visual Studio extension gallery. Failing which, it will not be possible for your consumers to install and use your extensions on Visual Studio 2013. ......

Download – http://visualstudiogallery.... Does this fit your use case? var youUseTfsServiceBuildService = GetDoYouUseTfsServiceBuildS... if(youUseTfsServiceBuildSer... { // Welcome! You'll love this extension Download(Avanade.SoftwareIn... } What problem are ......

Last week I was tasked with setting up Integration between Team Foundation Server 2012 and Project Server 2010. Being new to project server I started searching around for guidance online, I came across the book ‘Instant Team Foundation Server 2012 and Project Server 2010 Integration How-to’ by Gary P. Gauvin. The book has 60 pages of guidance you can ......

I don’t think I need to call out the importance of Indexing Source Symbols, in case you need a reminder read the benefits of symbols here. Recently I wrote a blog post on the Microsoft ALM blog describing the improvements made to the Visual Studio debugger, this also improves the overall user debugging experience. TFS Service doesn’t index the source ......

I’ll be presenting at TechEd and TechDays in India, there is a lot to look forward to as the events will be hosted across India. Bangalore will be hosting TechEd on 18-19th March, Delhi will be hosting TechDays on 22nd March and Pune will host its maiden TechEd on 25-26 March. The session line up across all location and technology tracks is very impressive. ......

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