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Visual Studio & Expression By: Arabind Coomaraswamy
AGENDA Visual Studio 2008 Professional Visual Studio 2008 Team Suite Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server What is the benefit to enterprise developers What is Expression Studio Expression included with MSDN Licensing Model Calls to Action Key Contacts
Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition WHAT’S NEW Build applications that run on multiple versions of the.NET framework 2.0, 3.0 & 3.5 Build Office based applications Build higher quality applications with integrated unit testing Work with user interface designers Greater support for designing web applications was engineered to support development projects that target the Web (including ASP.NET AJAX), Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, the 2007 Office system, SQL Server 2008, and Windows Mobile devices.
Visual Studio 2008 Team Suite WHAT’S NEW Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008 Database Edition and related MSF process guidance are fully integrated into Visual Studio Team Run profiling during load and test procedures for a system to see how it behaves, and use integrated tools to profile, debug, and tune. FEATURE HIGHLIGHTS Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite integrates all the functions of the Microsoft Visual Studio Team Edition: –Architecture Edition –Development Edition –Test Edition –Database Edition Provides multiple discipline team members with the ultimate set of tools for architecture, design, development, database development, and testing of applications.
Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server WHAT’S NEW Support for Microsoft Office SharePoint® Server 2007 on any server and any port Support for Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 Improved performance, scalability, and security Easier installation and migration from other legacy systems Support for additional configurations, including clusters, mirrors, virtual machines, and more Continuous integration and scheduled builds New version control features Query builder usability improvements Microsoft Visual Studio Team System Web Access 2008* to provide access over the Web to version control, work-item tracking, status reports, and other team artifacts FEATURE HIGHLIGHTS Version control to manage change to project artifacts Work-item tracking to communicate and manage work across the team Team build to regularly integrate your team’s work together Reporting and business intelligence on project status, performance, and quality metrics Customizable process templates to define your development process Integration with Office Excel and Office Project for project management Team portal for team collaboration is a team collaboration platform that combines team portal, version control, work-item tracking, build management, process guidance, and business intelligence into a unified server. It allows everyone on the team to collaborate more effectively and deliver better-quality software.
What is the benefit to enterprise developers? We know developers today need to work as part of a team – so VSTS drives their collaboration with other members of the team. –Transparent process: have the right visibility and influence on key activities –Real-time reporting: ensuring software development managers have meaningful metrics to manage risk and change across software projects. –Quality early and often
Microsoft Expression Studio Provides a set of professional design tools and innovative technologies that give designers the flexibility and freedom to create standards-based Web sites, build rich user experiences on the desktop, and manage digital assets and content. With four complete products— –Microsoft Expression Design, –Microsoft Expression Blend™, –Microsoft Expression Web, –Microsoft Expression Media Expression Studio files can be viewed and modified in Visual Studio 2008, allowing designers and developers to work together like never before. With Expression Blend and Expression Design, you can create Windows applications that deliver better experiences to your users’ desktops. Expression Web features built-in support for today’s Web standards, including XHTML, CSS, XML, and XSLT. That means it’s easy to design sites that just work—on any browser. Light up your next Web site with Microsoft Silverlight. Use Expression Encoder to enhance, encode, and publish rich video experiences for both Windows and Mac.* Expression Media makes it easy to keep your digital assets organized. Rename, convert, tag, and search hundreds of files with a click of the mouse. Expression Studio helps designers and developers deliver richer, deeper experiences to customers. It provides a toolset for linking development teams using Visual Studio Team System 2008 to creative teams designing application interfaces, Web sites and other visual and interactive content.
Expression included with MSDN 1.Expression Design is only available in Expression Studio 2.Visual Studio 2008 Team Edition with Software Assurance is recommended given the next version of Expression Studio is expected in 2008. 3.Visual Studio 2008 Professional with MSDN Premium includes Expression Blend and Expression Web. 4.Visual Studio 2008 Team Edition with MSDN Premium includes the full Expression Studio. All of the Expression products are available under Microsoft Volume Licensing.
Licensing Model Visual Studio 2008 Professional products are licensed on a per user basis. Through Microsoft Volume Licensing, you can license Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition as a standalone, License-only product, or with either MSDN Professional Subscription or MSDN Premium Subscription. MSDN® Subscriptions is the Software Assurance for Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2008 products Visual Studio Team System 2008 client products can be licensed as a standalone product, or with an MSDN Premium Subscription. In retail, Visual Studio Team System 2008 client products are only available with MSDN Premium Subscriptions.
Licensing Model Product Licensing Model Visual Studio 2008 Professional Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio 2008 with MSDN Professional Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio 2008 Professional with MSDN Premium Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Database Edition Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Architecture Edition Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Development Edition Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Test Edition Microsoft Developer Toolsper user Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Foundation Server Microsoft ServersServer/CAL Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Foundation Server CAL Microsoft ServersServer/CAL Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Foundation Server External ConnectorServer/CAL Visual Studio Team System 2008 Test Load Agent Microsoft Serversper processor
Calls-to-Action To help promote Visual Studio 2008… Up-Sell & Renew all expiring MSDN Subscriptions Recommend L-only customers to Purchase MSDN L&SA Complement Visual Studio with Expression Tools