Lake County .NET Users' Group Helping the .NET developers of Lake County, Illinois 

Lake County .NET Users Group

We normally meet from 7-9 PM on the second Thursday of the month at the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois. November and December meetings are on different dates. The College of Lake County provides space for us in the Technology Building in T3xx (see event for exact room). Please register before each meeting.

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  1. LCNUG July 9th - What’s Going to ROCK your Agile Team’s World in TFS 2015?

    July 09, 2015 06:45 PM

    July 09, 2015 08:30 PM


    Location: College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois
    Room: T345
    On: Thursday, the 9th of July

    Abstract:

    TFS has come a long way in the last 10 years. With the upcoming release of TFS 2015, and all of the new features being released to VSO at break-neck speed, it’s hard to know why you should consider upgrading. Spend an hour or so with Angela walking through the new Kanban boards, service hooks into great collaboration tools like Slack, and when your appetite with an overview of the new capabilities coming in Build vNext and RM 2015.

    Key Takeaways:

    · Get a sneak peek at the completely overhauled TFS build system

    · Learn how the new agile planning tools will make managing and tracking your software projects even more effective and efficient

    · Other big changes coming with the 2015 release of TFS!

    Bio:

    Angela Dugan is the Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) Practice Manager for Polaris Solutions, a small .NET development and ALM consulting firm based out of Chicago and St. Louis. Angela has been in software development filling various roles since 1999, including 5 years as an ALM evangelist with Microsoft. In late 2011, she left Microsoft to follow her passion back into the consulting world where she could be far more hands-on with her customers. Angela also runs the Chicago Visual Studio ALM user group, is an active organizer and speaker at several local conferences, is a Microsoft ALM MVP, a Certified Scrum master, and a certified SAFe Program Consultant.

    Outside of wrangling TFS, Angela is an avid board gamer, a chicken farmer (seriously, they have chickens!), an aspiring runner, and a Twitter addict. She lives in a 105 year old house in Oak Park that she is constantly working on/cursing at with her husband David.
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