• .NET Testing & ALM

    Telerik TeamPulse Q3 2010 Release is Here

    It’s hard to believe its mid-November, a time to start to pack away summer cloths, get ready for winter, and take a look at the next release of Telerik TeamPulse!! The Q3 2010 release of TeamPulse marks our second major release of the product. Our goal for this release was to enhance the flow of context between team members and expand breadth of the software development lifecycle that we support. Start with an Idea Every great piece of software begins with an idea – some abstract representation of a problem and an approach to address that problem. TeamPulse now allows ...
    November 17, 2010
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Syncing projects with TFS created with the TeamPulse template

    The 2010 Q3 beta release adds some great new Team Foundation Server synchronization abilities to TeamPulse.  However, as this is the first release of the sync feature, there are some limitations.  One of the limitations is that the beta only supports synchronizing TeamPulse and TFS projects created with equivalent templates (see table and screenshots below).  This post intends to provide a workaround for synchronizing TeamPulse projects created with the “TeamPulse” template.
    October 29, 2010
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Agile, ALM, and Telerik Tools

    I don’t think that there is any disagreement that agile methods, stemming from the Agile Manifesto, have changed the way we build software and have lead to profoundly greater successful projects and balanced teams. Agile methods help teams and business bring into focus what is valuable and helps reduce waste by embracing high bandwidth team collaboration, continuous feedback processes, and ever evolving and emergent requirements and designs. A term you are going to see more and more of is “Application Lifecycle Management” (ALM). In fact, Microsoft has rebranded its entire Visual Studio Team System division to be Microsoft ALM. ...
    October 19, 2010
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Team Foundation Server (TFS) Sync in TeamPulse 2010 Q3 Beta

    With the release of TeamPulse 2010 Q3 Beta, TeamPulse now supports TFS 2010 Work Item Synchronization! This blog post is meant to give you an overview of the Beta features related to Sync. How to add a TFS Server for Sync with TeamPulse The first step is to give TeamPulse the information it needs to communicate with your TFS Server. This is all done on the Manage Sync Servers screen in TeamPulse. You can access that screen via the Ribbon button located on the Project tab. On that screen, use the Add Server Button. Once added to TeamPulse, the TFS ...
    October 18, 2010
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    TeamPulse Standard Edition Q3 2010 Beta is Ready for Download

    The TeamPulse team is happy to announce the availability of a beta that showcases the exciting new features soon to be released in Q3 2010 as part of the product’s Standard Edition. We have listened carefully to our community and have been working hard on the features you want which you can begin experiencing in this beta. First and foremost of the features we’ve been hard at work on is the ability to synchronize stories, areas, and iterations with Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010. Synchronization with TFS is a complicated endeavor but we feel like we’ve hit the mark ...
    October 13, 2010