In case your organisation is depending on an Identity and Access Management tool to assign rights to the tools in the toolchain, then it's likely that all of your permissions are handled through Group assignments and not to individuals. Visual Studio Team Services and Team Foundation Server allow rights assignments
It has taken a lot of people a long time to work on an extensive guide on extending the TFS reporting capabilities and getting some report data out of the Team Foundation Service. Grab your copy while it's hot [http://vsarreportguide.codeplex.com/]! [http://vsarreportguide.codeplex.com/releases/view/115136]
By based on a Visual Studio User Voicerequest [http://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/suggestions/2639467-make-alm-ranger-guides-available-on-msdn-and-ebook] and a lot of internal discussions we, the ALM Rangers, are proud to present our very first official ebook formatted guidance [http://blogs.msdn.com/b/willy-peter_schaub/archive/2013/05/29/better-unit-testing-with-microsoft-fakes-guide-a-la-mobi-and-epub.aspx?
There's a feature request on User Voice that requests Microsoft to bring back the "Create Unit Test" menu item which was removed in Visual Studio 2012 [http://visualstudio.uservoice.com/forums/121579-visual-studio/suggestions/2748862-add-create-unit-tests-menu-option-back-] . I've seen it come up as a potential Ranger solution and it's been getting a lot
Update * Download the latest version here. [https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=jessehouwing.azure-boards-teams-tool] Some time ago I blogged about the few lines of code required to convert a TFS Group to a Team [https://jessehouwing.net/vsts-tfs-convert-security-group-to-team]. It's now available as part of the latest version of the Tfs
Update I've since uploaded a patch to the TfsTeam quick response sample to also include functionality to convert a Group to a Team. [https://jessehouwing.net/vsts-tfs-team-tools-convert-security-group-to-team] With TFS 2010 it was already a common practice to create security groups as subgroups of the Contributors group to define teams. When
Update * I've since uploaded a patch to the TfsTeam quick response sample to also include functionality to convert a Group to a Team. [https://jessehouwing.net/vsts-tfs-team-tools-convert-security-group-to-team] * Download the latest beta version here. [http://tfsteamtools.codeplex.com/releases/view/101316] One of the cool new features of Team Web Access