Continuous Integration: TFS 2013 & Visual Studio Online


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Continuous Integration: TFS 2013 & Visual Studio Online

About the Book

This Book covers the Continuous Integration process supported by both Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2013 and Visual Studio Online (VSO). Topics covered in this book are:

  • Build service, controller and agent configuration
  • Continuous Integration in TFS 2013
  • Continuous Integration in VSO
  • Unit test integration along with Code coverage report
  • Code Analysis integration

This book is taken the tutorial approach with lot of visuals to explain each concept in a simple way.

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About the Author

Ambily K K
Ambily K K

Ambily working as a Solution Architect in an MNC in India, she provides Microsoft Technology consultation. She is also an author for, and, and carries a passion for Microsoft technologies. Technology adoption and learning is her key strength and sharing technology is her passion. Her blog is at

Table of Contents

  • About the author
  • About this book
  • Pre-requisites
  • Assumptions
  • 1. Introduction
    • Build Server Deployment Topologies
    • Continuous Integration
  • 2.Build Server Setup
    • Build Controller Configuration
    • Build Agent Configuration
  • 3. Continuous Integration from TFS
    • Build Definition
    • Queue New Build
    • Build Completion Report
    • Continuous Integration Verification
    • Build Explorer
    • Team Web Access (TWA) – Build Features
  • 4. Continuous Integration from VSO
    • Build Definition
    • Build Completion Report
  • 5. Build Customization
    • Build Process Parameters
  • Conclusion

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