Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Today one of my customers called and asked how to identify what causing slowness in TFS. Well, you should start with the basics, check TFS Application Tier and make sure CPU, Disk Usage and Network are in the normal levels. Once you’re sure the IIS (App Tier) is working we move to TFS DB. The first query you should run (Using SSMS) is the following: 1 SELECT top 20 SUBSTRING(t.text, ( s.statement_start_offset / 2 ) + 1,
2 ( ( CASE statement_end_offset WHEN -1 THEN DATALENGTH(t.text) ELSE s.statement_end_offset END - s.statement_start_offset ) / 2 ) + 1) AS statement_text,
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
This is a question I get a lot – How to convert / create a work item from email?
So as you know me there is a tool for any question , here is an Outlook Add-In I wrote that allows you to create a work item from any email.
Download Wit-It 2013
Wit-It will also add attachments and links to the work item.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Last week I had the pleasure to present at Sela open house on ALM & DevOps. My presentation about Visual Studio Online and & Application Insights is now available online so you can download and share inside you company. I hope you enjoyed and thank you for attending.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
There is always a way to make thing work faster, my customer has two App Tiers controlled by NLB and DB Cluster and still there is ways to improved TFS Performance. I’ve wrote on DB Resizing and Management - Control\Reduce TFS DB Size I demonstrate how to clear IIS Logs - Clear IIS Logs Using Task Scheduler – Although some people prefer to disable log by Running the following command: (I don’t like it – If there is a problem disabling information will not help you solving the problem…..) %windir%\system32\inetsrv\appcmd set config -section:system.webServer/httpLogging /dontLog:"True" /commit:apphost Separate I/O...