Microsoft has announced that Visual Studio 2015, the next update of its flagship IDE, will be available for download on July 20. Team Foundation Server 2015 and .NET 4.6 will be released at the same time. Windows 10 is scheduled for release on July 29.
"Visual Studio 2015 is a big release," blogged S. "Soma" Somasegar, corporate vice president of Microsoft's Developer Division. "We are opening up Visual Studio to developers targeting new platforms—from cross-platform mobile development targeting iOS, Android and Windows, to game development targeting Unity, Unreal, Cocos and more. At the same time, Visual Studio 2015 redefines developer productivity with proactive diagnostics tooling and the new Roslyn language services for C# and VB. And together, Visual Studio 2015, Team Foundation Server 2015 and Visual Studio Online help teams to embrace DevOps with great agile backlog management, Azure cloud tooling, hosted continuous integration, and Application Insights across all the components of your application."