TFS Installation, Upgrade, and Administration

In the previous chapter we discussed the architecture of TFS. We also covered some basic implementation planning. In this chapter we will take this further and look at the different TFS installation options we have. We will also go through some common upgrade scenarios and look at what needs to be done to get a pre-TFS 2012 instance upgraded to 2012.

Installation Options

When running the setup of TFS the installation wizard wants to install the core components on your machine. You get the option of where to install these components on the first setup page (see Figure 31-1). Make sure to ...

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