Ship great softwarereliably and on timeusing Scrumand TFS
Three main factors are necessary to successfully ship greatsoftware: technology, talent, and process. Offering an in-depthfocus on the process element, this book serves as a road map forusing Scrum to organize teams and activities and shows you how touse Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS) to execute a Scrumproject. The three authors combine their years of experience topresent you with best practices, including templates to help getyou started. They also provide a trio of distinct perspectives forhandling the variety of challengesthat you may face, all aimed atputting you on the fast track to shipping exemplary software withScrum and TFS.
Professional Scrum with Team Foundation Server 2010:
Details the basics of software project management, frominitiating a project to organizing the team
Examines the roles and responsibilities of an effective team
Introduces you to the tracking and reporting functions ofTFS
Shares guidance and insight into using Scrum artifacts inTFS
Demonstrates how to create product backlog items and define themfor release
Includes in-depth coverage of running a release, a sprint, and aretrospective meeting
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Professional Scrum with Team Foundation Server 2010
Steve Resnick, Aaron Bjork, Michael de la Maza
Wiley / Wrox
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Steve Resnick is a Technology Architect at the Microsoft Technology Center in Boston Massachusetts. He works with clients throughout the US to help improve their technical agility through the application of Microsoft technologies. Steve has specialized in Internet technologies and distributed computing at Microsoft since 1995. In the early Internet years, he focused on large scale web sites, transactional systems and performance tuning. More recently, he helped start the Microsoft Technology Centers, of which there are now 12 sites globally. Currently Steve is an established expert in BizTalk Server 2004. He is a frequent speaker at Microsoft events and has shared the stage with Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer.Prior to joining Microsoft, Steve has held a variety of positions in the software industry, from running a small software company to implementing large systems for the federal government. He graduated with an MS from Boston University in 1987. He is married with two children in Lexington Massachusetts.