What’s new and different in Visual Studio Scrum 2.0?

Try this: Download the Visual Studio Scrum 2.0 – Preview 3 process template from the Team Foundation Server 11 Beta into one folder and then do the same with the Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 version of the template.


Next, drop to the (Developer) command prompt and run this:

tf.exe folderdiff “C:Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0” “C:Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 2.0” /recursive

Yep, they’ve changed a lot:


If you double-click the ProductBacklogItem.xml difference, you can see the differences in the new new IDE-hosted tool.


If you are wanting a complete, functional walkthrough of the differences, you’ll have to wait for my upcoming book.