TFS Upgrade Guide comes out of silent BETA release and ships v3 for TFS 2013

We are pleased to announce the release of TFS Upgrade Guide, v3 for practical guidance for an upgrade to TFS 2013.

This guide is intended as a supplement to the Upgrade information found in the Team Foundation Server Installation and Administration guides. It is recommended to begin with the Team Foundation Server Installation and Administration Guide ( before using this guide. This guide covers scenarios which may be encountered during and after the upgrade process and provides examples of most common and potential issues.


the team

A special THANK YOU to the team of ALM Rangers who volunteered their personal time and contributed their real-world experience to deliver this solution: Andre Scripa, Christian Nielsen, Ewald Hofman, Francisco Xavier Fagas Albarracin, Gordon Beeming, Hosam Kamel, Michael Fourie, Osmar Landin, Patricia Wagner, Pierre Donyegro, Pramod Vasanth, Stefan Mieth, Thomas Isler and Vlatko Ivanovski.

A few of the friendly faces you may recognise:
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what’s next?

The team will align efforts with the MSDN team, and continue to react to your candid feedback and emerging technology upgrades!

please send candid feedback!

For example:

  • Which features do you need in the next version?
  • What do you like and dislike in the current version?

We can’t wait to hear from you, and learn more about your experience using the add-in. Here are some ways to connect with us:

  • Add a comment below.
  • Ask a question on the respective CodePlex discussion forum.
  • Contact me on my blog.