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Visual Studio 2008 Professional (Educational)

Visual Studio 2008 Professional (Educational)

Price: £149.00 - Free Delivery in UK

This is the Professional Version - Retail Boxed Educational. It has identical functionality to the full commercial version and covers all of .NET. It is for students of all types (including private study), teachers and not for profit organisations only - strictly not for use in a commercial setting - for profit businesses are excluded from this offer. No proof is required however we reserve the right to decline or seek verification of academic status on some orders, we will contact you if this is the case.

The latest edition of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Professional further extend the programming toolset into the realm of internet based development with support for AJAX and further enhancement of the .NET framework. 2008 adds seamless support for Microsofts latest lineup including Windows Server 2008, Office 2007 range, SQL Server 2008 and the lastest moblie based internet enabled devices. Developers must develop for an increasing range of devices as part of day to day business needs. Studio 2008 rises to the challenge and provides a unified development platform aimed at professional developers - encompassing and extending the features of Visual Studio 2008 Standard

.NET Framework 3.5

To meet the demand developers face - the need to develop applications across multiple platforms efficently and quickly Microsoft have revaped the .NET framework. Now upto version 3.5 its usefulness for multi platform development and savings in development time have proven invalulable. The framework allows

  • Connection to a diverse range of data sources regardless of location using a unified Language Integrated Query - LINQ
  • Develop the latest applications quickly for the latest office 2007 and vista - 64 bit or 32 bit
  • Build the latest and most dynamic in interactive web applications using ASP.NET with added AJAX support

Development Platform Highlights


  • Full support for the latest SQL Server, Windows Vista, Office and Web technologies
  • Integrating Visual Basic, C#, Visual C++ to support and enhance all development styles
  • Comprehensive debugging in line with the software development cycle including the new Intellisense
  • NEW ClickOnce deployment technology allows deployment of all required libraries with one click
  • As the most widely used development platform a web community of hundreds thousands - just search the web!

New Features in Visual Studio 2008 Pro


  • Build fully interactive web applications using the rapid development AJAX library
  • Enchanced web design and stricter standards support
  • LINQ language extension- utilise data from any source effortlessly
  • Manage all existing applications from .NET version 2.0, 3.0 & now 3.5
  • Unit testing now integrated into the Pro Edition save thousands in testing costs
  • Create truely interconnected programs with the new Windows Communications Foundation and Workflow Foundation classes
  • Enhanced collaboration between multiple programmers
  • Visual studio Pros IDE builds applications that are scalable and reliable ( Pro Edition only)
  • Support for Microsofts latest range of products - including 64bit

The .NET family of languages allow you to develop programs in a rapid and fun way and is the future of Windows based program development.

Check the job market - adding the skills covered in this package can add several thousand to your end of year salary and massively increase your job prospects.


System Requirements

  • 1.6 GHz or faster processor
  • Windows Vista (32bit or 64bit)
  • Windows XP (32bit or 64bit)  with Service Pack 2 or later
  • Windows Server 2003 (32bit or 64bit)  with Service Pack 1 or later
  • Windows Server 2003 R2 (32bit or 64bit)  or later
  • 384 MB of RAM minimum
  • 2.2 GB of harddrive space
  • 1024 x 768 or higher resolution display
  • DVD-ROM Drive
  • Some features may require Internet access.

Product Code: C5E-00289

In Stock: 8  

Price: £149.00 - Free Delivery in UK




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