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    The Most Efficient Way to Capture Customer Feedback in Microsoft TFS

    November 16, 2011 Share
    How much time and money would it cost you to capture feedback from 100 external users in your Microsoft Team Foundation Server projects? In this post we will show you that there is a simple and cost-effective way to do that and it's called the TeamPulse Ideas & Feedback Portal. But first let's start with some background information for TFS. The Challenges of Capturing Feedback in TFS Access to TFS  A lot of our customers use Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) as the heart of their development environment as TFS provides facilities to manage source control, manage automated builds, ...
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    TeamPulse Winner in the 2011 Visual Studio Magazine Readers Choice Awards

    November 08, 2011 Share
    We are excited to announce that TeamPulse has been awarded with the first place in this year’s Visual Studio Magazine Readers Choice in the “Collaboration, Project Management and Agile Solutions” category. This is a short quote from the organizers: “Agile development continues to gain acceptance in the community, as rapid release cycles become the norm in many dev shops. Telerik's agile project management solution TeamPulse gets the nod this year for the top Readers Choice Award.” We would like to thank everyone for their support. We couldn’t have done it without the ideas and feedback you give us every day, ...
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    Using the TeamPulse Ideas & Feedback Portal on Your Smartphone or Tablet

    November 07, 2011 Share
    I love mobile computing. A lot of innovation has emerged in this area lately with Microsoft's WP7 Mango, Apple's iOS 5 and Google's Ice Cream Sandwich all making waves in the last few months. The devices that these operating systems power have become an important part of many people's daily routine. I myself just recently spent close to 1,000 dollars on a new smartphone, justifying it to my spouse by arguing that I spend more time on my phone then I do on my computer (Not quite true, but let's keep that our little secret, shall we?). The great thing ...
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    Introducing the New TeamPulse Ideas & Feedback Portal

    October 27, 2011 Share
    We are excited to announce the release of one of the most requested TeamPulse features – the Ideas & Feedback Portal. The portal is a web-based solution for managing customer ideas and feedback and comes as a TeamPulse extension. The main benefit of the TeamPulse Ideas & Feedback Portal is that it helps you connect your product team with your external stakeholders so that you can focus on what matters most - building the right features in the right priority and increase customer value. This first version will allow users to: Capture feedback and problem reports from customers Publish project ...
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    TeamPulse TFS Sync Tips & Tricks

    September 13, 2011 Share
    In my previous post I went into detail about how TFS process templates affect the sync process and in this post I’ll give some pointers on how to make the TFS sync experience in TeamPulse even better by explaining some of the finer points and also show you how to make sync work faster. You can test the TFS sync by downloading the TeamPulse trial and installing it on your machine. Using a TFS query to speed up sync If you have a big project, as we do, the sync process can take a while. The part that takes the ...