Microsoft released Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6 for download
Yesterday Microsoft has released the latest Visual Studio 2015 along with the .NET 4.6 Framework which brings in lot of new features for the developers building applications for desktop, web, mobile, cloud and other platforms. Along with latest Visual Studio and .NET versions C# 6.0 and Visual Basic 14 were also released. With more than dozen of the new language features that simplifies the coding patterns, latest C# and Visual Basic offer great step forward for .NET developer community.
S.Somasegar, Corporate Vice President of Developer Division at Microsoft has said that,
As developers, we spent lot of our time day-in and day-out in Visual Studio. So with every new release, it is our mission to deliver new innovation that provides the most productive developer experience possible inside Visual Studio. Visual Studio 2015 continues this trend, with improvements in productivity across debugging and diagnostics, code editing and refactoring and programming languages.
- Visual Studio C++ for Cross platform development
- Visual Studio tools for Apache Cordova
- Visual Studio emulator for Android
- Visual C++
- Visual Studio tools for Universal Windows app development
- C# and Visual Basic
- .NET Framework 4.6
- Entity Framework
- Web and Cloud development
- Mobile development
- Visual Studio IDE
- Debugging and diagnostics
- Application Insights
- Release Management
- Single sign-in
- Git Version Control
- Architecture, design and modelling
- XAML language service
Visual Studio 2015 and .NET 4.6 framework are the exciting next step for developer tool from Microsoft that combines new productivity for the existing Visual Studio users with the new platform support for developers targeting wide range of platforms and programming models.