Microsoft Announces Visual Studio 2015

By CIOReview | Wednesday, April 1, 2015

FREMONT, CA: Microsoft announces the latest Visual Studio 2015 product line. Developers can now build cutting edge apps for any platform including iOS, Android, Windows, or Linux. The latest suite of developer tools comes with advanced debugging, profiling, as well as automated and manual testing.

The Visual Studio 2015 product offerings include: Visual Studio Community; Visual Studio Professional with MSDN; and the latest Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN.

The latest Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN enables enterprise teams with advanced testing and DevOps. It forms an end-to-end solution catering to the diverse needs of the developers with the feature-rich Visual Studio IDE.  Capabilities such as Load Testing, and the new IntelliTest capabilities empowers developers to build quality apps at scale.  Features such as Code Map and IntelliTrace aid developers to manage complexity and resolve issues faster. The product also comes with access to software for dev/test, Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio Online Advanced, and cloud support with $150/month in Azure credits, as well as training and support.

The Visual Studio 2015 will be released later this year.

“Customers who have an active subscription for Visual Studio Premium with MSDN or Visual Studio Ultimate with MSDN will automatically get upgraded to Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN. And the pricing of Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN will be significantly less than the current price of Visual Studio Ultimate with MSDN,” Mitra Azizirad, General Manager, Developer Platform Marketing and Sales, Microsoft.