Grant Holliday is a Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft in Australia. As a PFE he works with customers to perform proactive Team Foundation Server health checks and workshops on Visual Studio Application Lifecycle Management. Prior to this role, he spent three years in Redmond, Washington as a Program Manager in the Visual Studio TFS product group. He was responsible for the internal TFS server deployments at Microsoft, including the largest and busiest TFS server in the world used by Developer Division. Grant writes a popular blog at and is also an author of Professional Team Foundation Server 2010 and 2012 books (