Installing and configuring Microsoft components for Visual Studio Team Services

This section and its subtopics list out a number of components of Microsoft's Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) environment that need to be installed and configured for Visual Studio Team Services.

In general, the configurations required for integration with Visual Studio Team Services/MTM do not differ much from those required for on-premises TFS/MTM. Please refer to the following links for details.
  1. Installing the Microsoft components
  2. Deploying and configuring a build server
  3. Deploying and configuring a build controller
  4. Deploying and configuring a build agent
  5. Configuring and registering an MTM test controller
  6. Configuring and registering an MTM test agent
  7. Automating a test case in Microsoft Test Manager
    1. Creating a Microsoft Test Manager test suite and test case
    2. Creating a test method
    3. Associating a Microsoft Test Manager test case with a test method
    4. Creating and configuring a Team Foundation Server build definition
    5. Queueing a new build
    6. Creating a new environment in the Microsoft Test Manager Lab Center
    7. Configuring run settings
    8. Running automated tests in Microsoft Test Manager