Master Git with GitHub and Visual Studio Team Services


Git is the distributed source control system that’s barged into nearly every open source project and into corporate source control everywhere. Now you find yourself having to understand Git, with it’s arcane commands and strange outcomes that leave you wanting to throw away your work and start over time and again.

This full day lab will teach you how Git works, so you can understand what is happening to your local repository and how to get back on track. We’ll discuss the two leading places where you might interact with Git repositories: GitHub and Visual Studio Team Services.

* How Git Works
* Understanding the Commit Graph, Branches, and Tags
* “Distributed” source control – facts and legends
* Hands on with tools you might prefer to the Command Line
* How will you REALLY use Git at work?
* Hands on With GitHub
* Hands on With Visual Studio Team Services (Git Source Repositories)

Chris Gomez

Chris is a software developer who loves to share what he’s learned with everyone. A Microsoft MVP, Chris regularly discusses topics such as ASP.NET, Game development, Cloud development and how to grow as a developer at user groups, conferences, and the Static Void Podcast (www.staticvoidpodcast.com)