Requirements for Team Foundation

To deploy Visual Studio Team System Team Foundation Server, you must also deploy the hardware and software that it requires. The following section discusses the various hardware and software components that Visual Studio Team System requires.


For information about compatibility issues between versions and editions of Team Foundation components, see Team Foundation Versions and Editions.

You can use this topic to help plan your deployment, not install the software. You can find the most recent guidance about how to install Team Foundation and its prerequisites in the Team Foundation Installation Guide. To get the most recent version of this guide, see the following page on the Microsoft website: Team Foundation Installation Guide for Visual Studio Team System 2008.

In This Section


Team Foundation Server Planning

Administering Team Foundation Version Control

Administering Team Foundation Build

Team Foundation Versions and Editions

See Also


Supported Topologies for Team Foundation Server

Other Resources

Team Foundation

Change History




July 2010

Added link to the installation guide.

Customer feedback.