Application Lifecycle Management has come into existence to support top management to deliver the timeline driven application with an ease and perfection. ALM closely monitors and controls all the stages of application lifecycle such as requirement definition, application design, development, QA, deployment and finally maintenance & support.
Team Foundation Server is an ALM tool which is a separate server that supports everyone involved in application lifecycle such as developers, QA professionals, tech architects, project managers, system analysts and support team. It provides version control, build system, tools and metrics required for the management and organization of projects.
TFS is full-fledged Software Development Management system which contains, Version control, Release management, Requirements tracking, Document publishing and much more.
Brainvire has accomplished standards on following TFS templates