On Saturday, August 11, the DBPro team release their first set of Power Tools. When you look at the list of features in this release, you’d swear they released a whole new version of the product. Gert Draper’s blog provides a breakdown of all the features in this release.
The Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals first Power Tools release can be downloaded from the following location:
Power Tools download: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=88852
The Power Tools require that you have Service Release 1 installed, which you can download from the following location:
Service Release 1 download: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=88853
With this Power Tool release, you should not expect to see these features in Visual Studio 2008 when it ships. Visual Studio 2008 is a small superset of Version 1.0 and SP1. But you should expect to see an updated set of DBPro Power Tools sometime after VS2008 ships.