Get up to speed on Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) with Visual Studio 2010 through a combination of hands-on instruction and deep-dives.
Microsoft has packed a lot of brand new testing and modeling tools into Visual Studio 2010, tools that previously were available only to Microsoft internal development teams. Developers will appreciate the focus on practical implementation techniques and best practices.
A team of Microsoft insiders provides a nuts-and-bolts approach. This Wrox guide is designed as both a step-by-step guide and a reference for modeling, designing, and coordinating software development solutions at every level using Visual Studio 2010 and Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010.
Visual Studio 2010 offers a complete lifecycle management system that covers modeling, testing, code analysis, collaboration, build and deployment tools.
An Introduction to Software Architecture
Top-down Design with Use Case Diagrams, Activity Diagrams, and Sequence Diagrams
Top-down Design with Component and Class Diagrams
Analyzing Applications Using Architecture Explorer
Using Layer Diagrams
An Introduction to Software Development
Unit Testing with the Unit Test Framework
Managed Code Analysis and Code Metrics
Profiling and Performance
Database Development, Testing, and Deployment
An Introduction to IntelliTrace
An Introduction to Software Testing
Web Performance and Load Testing
Coded User Interface Testing
Introduction to Team Foundation Server
Team Foundation Architecture
Team Foundation Version Control
Branching and Merging
Team Foundation Build
An Introduction to Project Management
Using Reports, Portals, and Dashboards
Agile Planning Using Planning Workbooks
Process Template Customizations
Professional Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2010 shows developers, testers, architects and project managers alike how to leverage the power of Visual Studio 2010 to streamline software design and development.