You can connect to the Team Foundation Server plug-in to manage version control, track defects and work items, and manage your build projects.

Verify that you have installed and configured Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013.


Select Administration > Orchestration Configuration > Endpoints.


Click Add.


Select Team Foundation Server (Code Stream) from the Plug-in drop-down menu and click Next.


Enter an Team Foundation Server endpoint name and an applicable description.


Click Next.


Enter the Team Foundation Server configuration details.



Team Foundation Server Instance Name

Enter the Team Foundation Server instance name.

For example, qe-tfs-test

User Credentials

User name and password for the Team Foundation Server.

Domain Name

Domain name for the Team Foundation Server.

If the Team Foundation Server is not in a domain, you can use the Windows server host name.


Enter the host URL as protocol://host:port/tfs.

For example,

Polling Interval

Time that the task must wait to check the progress.

Offline Creation

Require a validation and certificate acceptance when the endpoint is created.

You can accept the default setting or select Yes from the drop-down menu to enable this configuration.


Click Add.


Select the Code Stream tab in vRealize Automation to continue with the task configuration.

Create a provision task to use this endpoint in the release pipeline. See the Using vRealize Code Stream guide.