Administering Team Foundation Server 2019

21 Ratings

Course Number: TFS-100

Duration: 3 days (19.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Team Foundation Server 2019 Training Overview

This Administering Team Foundation Server 2019 training teaches attendees how to deploy, configure, and manage Microsoft TFS 2019 and related software components.

Note: This course can also be taught using Team Foundation Server 2015 or 2017.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

Objectives

  • Navigate Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Plan the deploy TFS
  • Manage team project collections, team projects, and process templates
  • Work with TFS Client Access Licenses (CAL)
  • Set up and configure Git and TFVC version control
  • Work with the Visual Studio 2017 build system
  • Upgrade Team Foundation Server
  • Monitor the health of Team Foundation Server
  • Customize and extend TFS

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students should have experience or familiarity with:

  • Windows Server 2012 or later
  • Windows security and networking basics
  • SQL Server 2012 or later
  • SharePoint 2013 or later
  • Visual Studio 2017

Outline

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Introduction to Team Foundation Server
  • Introduction to Team Foundation Server
  • Editions, components, and configurations
  • Visual Studio Online comparison
  • TFS' support of Application Lifecycle Management
  • TFS administrator responsibilities and tasks
  • “Must-have” tools of a TFS administrator
Planning and Deploying TFS
  • Planning the deployment
  • System requirements, software, and accounts
  • Installing and configuring TFS
  • Installing Team Explorer
  • Installing TFS Power Tools
  • Troubleshooting
Configuring TFS
  • Administrator roles and tools
  • Managing team project collections
  • Managing team projects
  • Managing process templates
  • Securing TFS, SharePoint, and SQL Server
  • Using the community TFS Admin Tool
  • Renaming and deleting a team project
Client Applications
  • TFS Client Access Licenses (CAL)
  • Team Explorer and Team Web Access
  • Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project
  • SharePoint project portal
  • Command-line and 3rd party tools
Version Control
  • Overview of Git and TFVC version control systems
  • Integration with Visual Studio
  • Setting up and configuring Git version control
  • Setting up and configuring TFVC version control
  • Basic and advanced workflows
  • Controlling access to version control
  • TF and TFPT command-line tools
  • TFS Proxy and MSSCCI Provider
  • TFS Sidekicks
Building and Releasing
  • Overview of the Visual Studio build system
  • Build agents, agent pools, agent queues
  • Creating and queuing a build
  • Monitoring, and managing a build
  • Securing the build process
  • Running tests as part of the build
  • Overview of Package Management
  • Overview of Release Management
  • Defining, creating, and deploying a release
Upgrading, Migrating, and Integrating
  • Upgrading Team Foundation Server
  • Standard vs. advanced upgrades
  • Performing post-upgrade tasks
  • Migrating work items and version controlled items
  • Integrating with Team Foundation Server
  • Custom and 3rd party solutions
Advanced Administration
  • Monitoring the health of Team Foundation Server
  • Options for scalability and high availability
  • Disaster recovery, backup, and restore
  • Moving Team Foundation Server
  • Managing the data warehouse
  • Using PowerShell to manage TFS
Customizing and Extending
  • Customizing vs. extending
  • Customizing a process template
  • Customizing a work item type
  • Creating and using a global list
  • Using Witadmin.exe
  • Using the TFPT Process Editor
  • Using work item templates
  • Creating a custom report
  • Creating a custom check-in policy
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Team Foundation Server training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Visual Studio 2017 with the latest update
  • Access to a Team Foundation Server 2017 instance
  • Related lab files that Accelebrate would provide


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