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Category: TFS

Good Practices in Build Management

I’ve recently been working with several customers to discuss good practices of Application Lifecycle Management. One area of ALM is build management. In this post, I’ve described (at a high-level) good practices in build management. What is Build Management? Build Management is the practice of developing and maintaining a process for creating builds of software. Under this context, a software…


TFS TF400983: There is an error in XML document

I recently ran across the “TFS TF400983: There is an error in XML document” error on our Team Foundation Server 2013.4 on-premises installation. I received an alert from our production TFS environment following a failed backup the previous evening. The TF400983 error appeared in the TFS logs, and an error “TF53010: The following error has occurred in a Team Foundation component…