Hands-on Visual Studio 2012 Workshops - What to do with your free Azure MSDN subscription.

I run workshops. Instead of boring lectures, I give the attendees the opportunity to get real hands-on experience and feel the scenario instead of listing only. Specially the Visual Studio 2012 ALM scenario’s are really nice, the attendees work together on a scenario like: code review, feedbac... [More]

TFSPreview with a Windows Store Apps build on Azure

The Hosted Team Foundation Service build doesn’t support building Windows Store Apps. A lot of other environment are supported but Azure doesn’t allow you to run a Windows 8 Client. So, no Windows Store Apps build agent on Azure. You could setup a local machine with Windows 8, configure a build ... [More]

Continuous Quality with Visual Studio 2012 (deck)

A deck covering software quality related topics supported by Visual Studio 2012. Test Tooling in Visual Studio 2012 an overview from Clemens Reijnen   and the PowerPoint web app viewer… Dit is een ingesloten Microsoft Office-presentatiebestand dat mogelijk is gemaakt door Office Web Ap... [More]

Article in the Methods & Tools Fall 2012 PDF Issue

  Download http://www.methodsandtools.com/mt/download.php?fall12here my article in Methods & Tools Fall 2012 PDF Issue, covering 5 Method and Tool Tips for Testing in Scrum.                           ... [More]

Sogeti Sweden Visual Studio 2012 Roadshow, coming soon to a city near you.

Tillsammans med Microsoft genomför vi nu ännu en nationell roadshow. På tio orter kommer vi att visa upp nyheterna i Visual Studio 2012 och Team Foundation Server 2012 med fokus på agilt arbetssätt, utvecklareffektivitet och kvalitet. Den nya Visual Studio-versionen ger stöd genom hela livscykeln, f... [More]

Visual Studio Launch Roadshows and Workshops in the Netherlands

Get teams up to speed with the new Visual Studio 2012 Application Lifecycle Management tools with free roadshows from Sogeti for customers. Sogeti has been involved with the Visual Studio 2012 release from the first early stages till the launch 12 September. Two and a half year ago Sogeti joined th... [More]

Visual Studio 2012 Launch | Sogeti

It was great to be part of the Visual Studio 2012 launch. (picture below taken from my Edgewater hotel room, with on the left side a view on the event location) A lot happened the past weeks, video recordings, interviews, photo shoots and a trip to Seattle the launch event. Below some pictures an... [More]

MTM Coded UI Test automation investment, when to use what.

All validation (test) activities cost money. So, every activity to test a system should be executed as efficient as possible (see also the ‘testing in sprint’ series on this blog). Adding automation to the execution of these validation saves execution time, which saves money. But, specifying, creati... [More]

11. Getting Testing Done in the Sprint - The Customer Test Team

I don’t mean the acceptance test team, although many think and organize it as if it is the same. On a test conference a few weeks ago I heard the story of moving testing out of the sprint, or adding a specific test sprint after a development sprint. Both ‘worksrrounds’ I dislike, you lose the flex... [More]

Test Automation Day Deck - Agile ALM - Getting testing done in a sprint

Below my http://www.testautomationday.com/ presentation (demo’s will follow next week on my YouTube channel). Agile teams find it hard to get the testing effort in sync with the other development activities. Not only development tests are executed during sprints, all other kind of testing activitie... [More]