Two of the best VSTS presenters in the world (Jeff Levinson and Steve Borg) are once again offering free VSTS classes…and bribing you with a chance to win an HDZune per each location

(Right now there is less than 50 people registered for Portland so a 1:50 chance of winning!)

 

Better Software Quality with Visual Studio Team System 2010

Please join Microsoft and Northwest Cadence for these free half-day sessions designed to introduce you to the quality tools of Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2010.

Learn how Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) coupled with ALM tooling will help organizations build quality into their lifecycle.  Many of the great features of Visual Studio Team System 2010 will help you break down organizational walls between your developers and testers. Get better software with Visual Studio Team System 2010.

This event is geared towards both non-technical and technical testers, developers, project managers, QA managers, and others interested in improving the quality of your code.

Session Topics

Understanding the Visual Studio Team System Quality Tools

Tour the quality tools available in VSTS 2010, including Test Case Management, Bug Tracking, Test Cases and the new Microsoft Test and Lab Manager interface.  See how VSTS 2010 can provide traceability from requirements to code, test runs, bugs, tested environments and code.

Running Test Cases & Filing Bugs

We will show you how to use the Test Runner to run manual tests against a particular test environment, take screenshots, and file a series of bugs.  All this while automatically recording a video of your test being completed.

Fixing the Bug (Developer)

Discover how Historical Debugging is a new feature of VSTS 2010 that you will not want to miss! Learn how to reproduce filed bugs using Historical Debugging, enabling you to break down the biggest wall separating developers and testers.

Automating a Regression Test

Find out how to turn a manual test into an automated regression test.  You can even schedule it to run during an automated build!

Creating a New Test Plan

During this session we will create a new test plan, showing you how to set up Data Collectors for the computers in your environment, define the various test environment combinations, and map relationships between test cases and requirements.

Rounding Out Your Knowledge

Understand the more advanced features of VSTS 2010 including Lab Manager, Test Controllers and Agents, and the numerous quality reports that can guide an effective development process.

REGISTRATION

Register for a date & location near you!

Welcome: 8:00 AM

Seminar: 8:30 AM-12:30 PM

Microsoft Partner Events: www.clicktoattend.com

Portland
September 29, 2009

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Event Code: 140546

Bellevue
September 30, 2009

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Event Code: 140547

Denver
October 06, 2009

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Event Code: 140548

Phoenix
October 07, 2009

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Event Code: 140549

Hawaii

October 07, 2009

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Event Code: 140648

Salt Lake City

October 20, 2009

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Event Code: 140629

Mountain View
October 22, 2009

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Event Code: 140550

San Francisco
October 23, 2009

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Event Code: 140551

San Diego
November 03, 2009

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Event Code: 140552

Irvine

November 04, 2009

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Event Code: 140553

Los Angeles

November 05, 2009

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Event Code: 140554

 

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