Visual Studio Capabilities comparison

Visual Studio editions are tailored to specific team needs and sizes, as well as the roles of individual team members. Find the one that’s right for you.
Feature comparisons


1. Includes Tier Interaction Profiling
2. Read-Only Diagrams
3. Requires full Team Foundation Server and TFS CAL (purchased separately)
4. Microsoft SharePoint Server licensed separately
5. Microsoft Project and Project Server licensed separately
6. Microsoft System Center licensed separately
7. End users can use the free Feedback Client to submit feedback to TFS, and access MSDN software to review the app and provide feedback.
8. MSDN Subscription not required. Updates vary by edition.
9. Windows Azure benefits vary by offering
10. Paid MSDN subscriptions will have access at no additional charge when paid plans become available