Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Visualize your workflow with Team Foundation Server

I created a custom report for Team Foundation Sever 2010 to visualize your workflow in order to identify bottlenecks

 

Identify bottle necks

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This indicates a bottleneck in testing there is work stacking up for the QA department.

This report will tell you at a glance where to take action.

Inspect Flow

As you see in the picture above no clear “steps” for committed are noticeable in the above chart. The chart below shows a more healthy example.

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You also notice that there is an inventory of untested items building up.