Visual Studio 2008 with .NET Framework 3.5, is the next generation of Microsoft's award-winning development tools and focuses on enabling rapid application development, enhancing collaboration among development teams, and providing development tools support for the latest platforms. For the first time, developers have full tools support for Windows Vista, the 2007 Microsoft Office system and the .NET Framework 3.5. The release of Visual Studio 2008 is the first release of the 2008 launch wave that also includes Windows Server and SQL Server.
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