Visual Studio 2008 sales promotions

In case you’re still on the fence as to whether you want to upgrade your Visual Studio Professional Edition to a Visual Studio Team Edition (Architecture, Development, or Test) or Visual Studio Team Suite, how does saving 30% and 45% off when you step up from Professional Edition with MSDN Premium to either Team Edition…

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VSTS 2010 Historical Debugging shown on Channel 9

Brian Keller, Technical Evangelist for VSTS, just published an introduction to the Historical Debugger on Channel 9’s 10-4 Show. The Historical Debugger is a new feature coming in VSTS 2010 that will allow developers to to record what’s happening on a system and replay the output on a development system to see what actually happened…

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DSP for Oracle goes Beta

Quest Software’s database schema provider (DSP) for Oracle, codenamed TeamFuze, is now in public beta. The DSP allows independent software vendors to create a provider for non-Microsoft database to advantages of features in the Visual Studio Team System 2010 Team Development. Features like database table and column refactoring, stored procedure unit testing, and sample data…

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Webcast: Brian Harry - Visual Studio Team System 2010, April 30th 2009

The Linked .NET Users Group (http://www.lidnug.org) which has over 20,000 uses on LinkedIn and targeted for professionals using or interested in Microsoft .NET technologies and the C# language in particular, will be holding a virtual user group meeting on April 30 with Brian Harry focused on VSTS 2010. Brian Harry is a Microsoft Technical Fellow…

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Team System Big Event – CO, CA, OR, AZ

How do you take an idea from conception to completion? How can you truly do more with less? Please join us for this unique, invitation-only event to discover how both product and processes help your organization succeed in today’s environment. We will explore how Team System assists teams across the board to be successful in…

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DSP for Oracle Announced at VSLive!

During the keynote at TechEd 2008, Brian Harry demonstrated DBPro working with a DB2 database. This capability is the result of IBM writing is DSP (Database Schema Provider) for DB2. At VSLive! in San Francisco, today, Feb  24, we announced the DSP for Oracle.  The DSP will allow Oracle Developers using Visual Studio Team System…

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Webcasts: Visual Studio Technology Overviews

Over the next few months, my colleagues and I will be doing a number of webcasts covering different aspects of Visual Studio Team System. The schedule and topics are listed below. Hope you can make it. Date and Time Title and Link Description (on-demand recording available) Webcast Series: How to license and manage MSDN Subscriptions…

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Visual Studio Sales Promotions

Team System Step-Up Promotion If you’ve been interested in Visual Studio Team Suite, now is a good time to upgrade. On December 1, 2008, we announced a promotion where you can upgrade Visual Studio Professional with MSDN Premium to any Visual Studio Team Edition (Architecture, Developer, or Tester) or Visual Studio Team Suite for 30%…

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Adding DBPro to Your Dev Edition Installation

With last week’s announcement of DBPro being rolled into the Dev Edition, I’ve had some questions from customers on what it takes to get either edition installed with the other. VSTS DBPro and Dev Edition are add-in features that install and are accessed through the VS IDE. So what does it take to get either…

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VSTS Developer Edition = VSTS Developer + DB Pro

Today we announced that Visual Studio Developer Edition and Database Edition (aka DB Pro or DataDude) are going to be one SKU as of October 1, 2008. This is probably one of the most common requests our product group has received since the DataDude was released. After all, how many enterprise development efforts don’t touch…

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