Today, 84% of Agile teams are using Scrum.

Gerard will guide you through what’s new in Team Foundation Server 2012, changes in the Visual Studio Scrum template, how to use the new Agile project management tools, and many other best practices.

He will create and manage a product backlog, forecast and plan work for a Sprint, and manage the Sprint tasks using the new tools in TFS.

This is a must watch for anyone who is considering adopting TFS 2012 for their Agile developments.

Gerard’s slides are available on SlideShare here.

You can contact Gerard via his twitter: @GerardBeckerleg

About the speakers

TFS Master

Gerard Beckerleg is a Solution Architect at SSW in Sydney since 2011.

With ten years industry experience, he is from the new breed of software architects who are able to combine excellent technical skills with great communication and commercial awareness. Although specialising in Web E-commerce solutions, Gerard has extensive experience in Microsoft.NET and loves working with C#, MVC, SQL Server, Umbraco, Kendo UI and SharePoint.

As a qualified Professional Scrum Developer, Gerard is capable of working as part of a Scrum Development Team or in the role of Scrum Master. His experience as a Scrum Master covers a wide range of clients and industries including McDonalds, Sydney Airports, National Australia Day Council and TAFE.

An established and confident speaker and trainer Gerard has delivered numerous courses including SharePoint 2010 at the University of Technology in Sydney.

In his spare time, he is an active soccer player and enjoys keeping fit and socialising with friends.

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