Using Visual Studio ALM and TFS to Track Work

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You can use the features built into Visual Studio and Team Foundation Services 2013 (TFS) to help with agile development, plan programming projects, track team progress, and assist with collaboration. Some of the items that you can implement:

  • Create your backlog
  • Work on the Kanban board
  • Work in sprints
  • Visualize progress
  • Collaborate in a team room
  • Work with portfolio backlogs
  • Storyboard your ideas
  • Get feedback
  • Collaborate using team resources
  • Query for work items
  • Link work items
  • Choose the client to support your tasks
  • Work with team project artifacts
  • Work with reports
  • Customize the work tracking experience
  • Synchronize TFS with Project Server

Microsoft has several pages of information on how to get this completed, and you can start here for additional information.

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