Big Scrum: All you need and not enough

Martin Hinshelwood 1 July, 2015

Once you have Professional Scrum Teams you can focus on enhancing the communication lines that are a necessity of Scaling Software Delivery. Nexus is a framework for using Scrum to scale Scrum from Scrum.org and Ken Schwaber…

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Big Scrum: Are you doing mechanical Scrum

Martin Hinshelwood 24 June, 2015

Are you doing mechanical Scrum? Also called flaccid Scrum, amateur Scrum, or by-the-book Scrum; all are equally ineffective. If you are not able to ship twice the features in half the time that you used to, then you…

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How to rename a Team Project in TFS 2015

Martin Hinshelwood 30 April, 2015

TAG:Ever since TFS 2005 shipped we have been asking ourselves why, oh, why, can’t we rename a Team Project. As each version of the product shipped we hoped beyond hope that this would change and we would get…

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Install TFS 2015 today

Martin Hinshelwood 30 April, 2015

Microsoft just announced the availability of TFS 2015 and with Go-Live you can install TFS 2015 in production today and be fully supported. I just completed first production successful upgrade for a customer from TFS 2013 to TFS 2015…

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ALM Events and public courses in 2015 Q2

Martin Hinshelwood 11 March, 2015

I have had a lot of folks asking for dates of the public courses that I will be running in the next few months. When I moved back from the USA and started consulting I initially alighted at my parents…

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Create a Build vNext build definition

Martin Hinshelwood 4 March, 2015

I am going to show how to create a Build.vNext build definition on VSO. Microsoft recently announced the creation of a brand new build system for TFS and VSO at the Connect event last year. This new build system…

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