Build Automation Features in TFS

  • flag Udemy
  • student Intermediate
  • database eLearning
  • earth English
  • clock 4h


Explore Build Automation Features

Covered topics:

  • Create agent pools and queues and understand the TFS 2017 build infrastructure
  • Install build agents to demonstrate it to the viewers
  • Create a new build definition and configure a build task
  • Run tests as part of your build to familiarize yourself with load tests
  • Run multiple concurrent builds to run more builds
  • Demonstrate and configure Continuous Integration (CI)
  • Use build tasks to deploy your application components


In this video we are going to explain the Build features in TFS. We will setup and configure and environment that will be able to run Windows and Non-Windows builds. Once we have shown you how to author build definitions^ we will take a closer look at builds. Lastly^ we will look at the ways to customize and extend the builds as well as discuss other features and enhancements

About the author

Paul Hacker^ a Principal Consultant with AgileThought^ has over 15 years of application architecture^ design^ development^ and management expertise in Microsoft technologies. Paul has a depth of experience in ALM^ Process Improvement^ and Team Foundation Server. Having distinguished himself as a leader in the IT industry he has been awarded the distinction of Microsoft MVP in the ALM category every year since 2006