Book: Professional Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2012
Publisher: Wrox Press
OVER THE LAST FIFTEEN YEARS, Microsoft’s software development tooling has matured to address
not only the needs of a lone programmer, but the needs of an entire software development team.
This includes business analysts, project managers, architects, testers, programmers, managers,
stakeholders, and even operations personnel who will deploy and maintain applications. This
book was written to help teams understand and adopt these tools with the end goal of making
them more cohesive, productive, and ultimately to produce higher-quality software on time and
Whether you already own Visual Studio 2012, or are considering purchasing it, this book will help
you evaluate and adopt the right tools for your project. This book considers all of the roles which
make up a modern software development project. The tools and technologies which are relevant to
each role are examined in detail, including walkthroughs which will help you learn and apply each
tool within your team.