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Reporting in TFS

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Reporting in TFS

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (12 chapters)

About the Reviewers

Carlos Hulot has been working in the IT area for more than 20 years in different areas, from software development and project management to IT, marketing, product development, and management. He has worked for multinational companies such as Royal Philips Electronics and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Currently, Carlos is working at Microsoft as an enterprise architect. Carlos was a computer science lecturer at two Brazilian universities. Carlos holds a PhD in computer science and electronics from the University of Southampton, UK, and a BSc degree in physics from the University of São Paulo, Brazil.

Tarkan Karadayi has been a professional software developer for over 15 years. He has a master's degree in computer science and is currently working as a principal software engineer.

Mathias Olausson works as the CTO and ALM practice lead at Solidify and specializes in software craftsmanship and Application Life Cycle Management. With over 15 years of experience as a software consultant and trainer, he has worked in numerous projects and organizations, which has been very useful when using Visual Studio as a tool to improve the way we build software. Olausson has been a Microsoft Visual Studio ALM MVP for 6 years. He is also active as a Visual Studio ALM Ranger and most recently in the role of project lead for the Visual Studio Lab Management Guide project. Olausson is a frequent speaker on Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server at conferences and industry events.

He has written Pro Application Lifecycle Management with Visual Studio 2012 and Pro Team Foundation Service, both published by Apress Media LLC.

Umesh Pandit is a Microsoft Dynamics AX deployment senior specialist and currently works with Hitachi Solutions India. He has a master's degree in computer applications with a first division in specialization in ERP from Ideal Institute of Technology, Ghaziabad.

Umesh is a Microsoft Certified Professional for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 Installation and Configuration, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Installation and Configuration, Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Development Introduction Part 1, Microsoft Dynamics POS 2009, administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases, and implementing Microsoft Azure infrastructure solutions.

In the past, he successfully reviewed Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Reporting Cookbook by Kamalakannan Elamgovan, Developing SSRS Reports for Dynamics AX by Mukesh Hirwani, and Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Programming: Getting Started by Mohammed Rasheed and Erlend Dalen, all by Packt Publishing.

He has worked with top IT giants such as KPIT Technologies, Capgemini India, Google India, and a cable manufacturing company called Cords Cable Industries.

Umesh has a deep understanding of ERP systems such as Microsoft Dynamics AX and SAP. He has worked with different versions of Microsoft Dynamics AX, starting with Axapta versions such as AX 3.0, AX 4.0, AX 2009, AX 2012, AX 2012 R2, AX 2012 R3, and AX 2012 R3 CU8. He has a vast knowledge of Microsoft Technologies such as SQL 2014, CRM, TFS, Office 2013, Windows Server 2003, Window Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Office 365, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, SSRS, Cubes, Management Reporter, SSAS, and Visual Studio.

He can be reached at and he blogs at:

Ankit Pradhan is a technology enthusiast with years of experience in design and architecture of large-scale SOA and advanced analytic solutions for major financial and telecom companies in the Americas and EMEA regions.

Besides his experience on the technological front, he has also led Agile-based transformations programs and established Distributed Agile Development factories for a number of organizations.

He holds a bachelor's degree in computer science and a post graduate diploma in business administration with finance as his major.

Ariel Woscoboinik graduated as a bachelor of information technology from the University of Buenos Aires and as an IT technician from ORT schools. Since his childhood, he has been programing and getting more and more involved in the world of technology. Later on, he became interested in organizations and their business models and succeeded in converging both interests into his career: looking for the best solutions to involve people, processes, and technology.

Currently, he works as a software development manager for Telefe, the leading TV channel in Argentina.

Ariel had been working with Microsoft technologies since high school. During his career, he has worked for highly prestigious companies from a plethora of industries such as Microsoft, MAE, Intermex LLC, Pfizer, Monsanto, Banco Santander, IHSA, Disco S.A., Grupo Ecosistemas, Perception Group, Awabee, and Pirca Solutions.

His passions include drama, acting, film-watching, soccer, and traveling around the world.

He recently got married to Lara Barneda.