VSTS Sync Migration Tool Update and Bugfix

Martin Hinshelwood 21 June, 2017

The VSTS Sync Migration tools have been updated with new features and bug fixes for common issues reported by users. For those that are using TFS and VSTS since the demise of the TFS Integration Tools there has been a…

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Scrum Tapas: The Importance of Professionalism

Martin Hinshelwood 14 June, 2017

I believe that to create great software you need to have Professional Teams and not just amateur Teams. However most software teams are amateurs that don’t follow the rules, don’t subscribe to engineering excellence, and don’t follow…

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I do continuous deliver, why should I Sprint?

Martin Hinshelwood 17 May, 2017

Many folks believe that a Sprint is an arbitrary length of time in which you create and release software. They look at their continuous delivery pipeline and say to themselves; “Why would I limit myself to shipping only once every…

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Choosing a Process Template for your Team Project

Martin Hinshelwood 16 May, 2017

There was an interesting discussion on Agile vs Scrum Template for TFS 2012 on LinkedIn that I was interested in however LinkedIn has a bug and will not let me comment on that open group. So I will add my…

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Government Cloud First policy

Martin Hinshelwood 10 May, 2017

Why is it that while there is a Government Cloud First policy there are so much fear of cloud in the public sector? I have been working with a number of government and local council agencies in the UK and…

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Kalabule or a Professional at Agile in Africa

Martin Hinshelwood 27 October, 2016

Most software teams and their organisations are kalabule (cowboys) in an industry epidemic of lies and deceit. Find out if you are Kalabule or a Professional at Agile in Africa as we dive into what it means to be a…

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VSTS Sync Migration Tools

Martin Hinshelwood 26 October, 2016

VSTS Sync Migration Tools allow you to bulk edit data in TFS & VSTS. You can bulk edit work items in place, or even migrate Teams, Backlogs, Tasks, Test Cases, and Plans & Suits to a new TFS or VSTS…

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Migrating from Codeplex to Github

Martin Hinshelwood 2 March, 2016

Since Github is the place to keep your Open Source code I thought that I would migrate some of my CodePlex repos to GitHub. However it is a little more difficult than it looks on the surface…

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