Microsoft has introduced Visual Studio Online and even critics should enjoy the "cloud-friendly features that tie into its other products and services beautifully," J. O'Dell writes. Features include an analytics tool, team cloud collaboration, DevOps agility, continuous delivery to Windows Azure and an in-browser code editor called Monaco. "Visual Studio is getting into a new era ... the developer is at the center of this transformation from our perspective. They're becoming more and more critical," Microsoft's S. "Soma" Somasegar said.
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