The Visual Guide for Building Team Foundation Server 2012 Environments

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

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This Guide comes with 38 videos that explain all scenarios in a step-by-step manner.


Part 1- Introduction & Overview
Part 2 - Creating & Preparing the Required Infrastructure
Part 3- Installing and Configuring Team Foundation Server Pre-requisites
Part 4- Installing and Configuring Team Foundation Server


Part 1- Introduction & Overview

  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Architecture & System Requirements

Part 2 - Creating & Preparing the Required Infrastructure

  • Chapter 3: Creating & Preparing the Domain Controller
  • Chapter 4: Creating & Preparing the TFS Infrastructure Physical Machine (Hyper-V Host)
  • Chapter 5: Creating & Preparing the Team Foundation Server Virtual Machine

Part 3- Installing and Configuring Team Foundation Server Pre-requisites

  • Chapter 6: Installing & Configuring SQL Server 2012
  • Chapter 7: Installing & Configuring SharePoint Server 2010
  • Chapter 8: Configuring SharePoint Server 2010 for Dashboard Compatibility

Part Part 4- Installing and Configuring Team Foundation Server

  • Chapter 9: Installing & Configuring Team Foundation Server 2012 
  • Chapter 10: Configuring the Team Build Service
  • Chapter 11: Configuring the Enterprise Application Definition


  • A. Creating Local Service Accounts and Groups for Windows Server 2012 
  • B. Installing Hyper-V Role on Windows Server 2008 R2
  • C. Adding .NET 3.5 Framework feature for Windows Server 2008 R2
  • D. Configuring SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services Port
  • E. Configuring SQL Server 2012 Database Engine Port
  • F. SQL Server 2012 Installation Verification  
  • G. SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 Installation Verification
  • H. Team Foundation Server 2012 Installation & Configuration Verification



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