Visual Studio 2012
This month Microsoft also debuted Visual Studio 2012 and Team Foundation Server 2012 this month, new releases of the company's core software development tools for building applications for Windows 8 and Windows Azure, mobile devices and the cloud.
The new LightSwitch for Visual Studio tool helps developers build line-of-business applications. The System Center Management Pack reports issues with software (such as bugs) detected by Microsoft System Center 2012 back to the development team. And, the new kanban board for Team Foundation Service streamlines project management.