Microsoft released pricing information on Visual Studio 2005 today. Here are some links to take a look at:
Press Release: Microsoft Details Pricing and Licensing for Visual Studio 2005 and Simplifies Microsoft Developer Network Subscriptions
Microsoft Corp. today detailed pricing and licensing terms for Visual Studio 2005, its comprehensive application development tool set, as well as simplification of its Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) subscriptions, the primary vehicle through which most developers obtain Visual Studio.
Q&A: Early Look at Pricing, Licensing for Visual Studio 2005, Simplified MSDN Subscriptions
S. "Soma" Somasegar, Developer Division VP, explains the broadened range of tool choices Microsoft is bringing developers of all stripes with the advent of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.
Priority Access to Visual Studio 2005 Team System at No Additional Cost
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