This three-day “all up” course provides students with the knowledge and skills to effectively use the Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools found in Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server (or Visual Studio Team Services) to plan, track, design, develop, test, and deliver business value in the form of working software. The course demonstrates to developers, testers, product owners, project managers, architects, testers, and release managers the value of the various ALM features and capabilities found throughout Visual Studio. This course can be delivered using the Scrum, Agile, or CMMI process.
Before attending this course, a student should have experience working on a software development team and be familiar with that team’s ALM processes, practices, and tools. Additionally, students should: ::Have familiarity with their development process ::Have familiarity with distributed application design ::Be able to read and understand C# .NET code (all source code will be provided) ::Have used Visual Studio 2013, 2015, or 2017 ::Be able to read and understand requirements ::Understand the Microsoft Windows operating system and security basics
3 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended for current software development professionals who are involved in building applications with Visual Studio. Regardless of the student’s role, he or she will be able to learn and get hands-on experience with the ALM features in Visual Studio.