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Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Professional with MSDN for Government

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Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 with MSDN. This includes Software Assurance.

Discounted for Government bodies and agencies.

1 User, 2 x Computers License.

Software can be transferred to another computer.

Available as Download and on Disc.

Ideal for Software Audits.

Includes free upgrade to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017.

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Eligibility for the discounted government price


These organisations are eligible for the the discounted price.

Supernational: All organizations/institutions that have a discernible regulatory or legislative role across many national governments.

National: All governmental organizations/institutions that are managed at the federal/national level, and have a remit for governing across a nation state or country. This will include parliamentary bodies and judicial bodies with powers of setting or deciding on the rule of law.

Regional: An intermediate tier of Government that does not cover an entire country but has multiple areas of local government within their governing jurisdiction This includes (1) all governmental organizations/institutions that are managed at the state/regional level and which are called
variously: regions, departments, states, landers, counties, or provinces; and (2) all departments, parliamentary bodies, regulatory authorities and judicial bodies with powers of setting or deciding on the rule of law in that region, department, state, lander, county or province.

Local: The lowest level of Government and associated administration. This includes all governmental organizations/institutions that are managed at the city, town, district, regency municipality, village, township, commune and ward level, (e.g. recreation, refuse collection, fire service, control of local services, and implementation of some national services).

Healthcare: Any governmental organizations/institutions that provide health care services and coverage, set or decide on health care policy across a nation state or country, provide funding for health care services and coverage, or have a regulatory role in health care services and coverage.

Other organisations: Any organization that is singularly accountable to, and ultimately controlled by, an internationally recognized Nation State Government.

Any organization created by legislation to perform a public purpose as described in the relevant enabling legislation or the articles of association/objectives of that organization (e.g. statutory boards, municipal corporations, government research organizations).

What you get


Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Professional (perpetual license) plus MSND (2 years subscription license).

Here is a rapid rundown:

  • Cross Platform Mobile Development

    Create mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Windows with Visual Studio.

    • Native and hybrid app development
    • Use your preferred coding language
    • Cross-platform tools to code, debug, and test your mobile apps
    • Rich partner and extension ecosystem
  • Web Tools

    Visual Studio has the open tools and the flexibility you need to create and deploy modern web applications.

    • HTML5, CSS3, LESS/SASS, JavaScript
    • ASP.NET, Node.js, Python, JavaScript
    • NuGet, Grunt, Gulp, Bower, npm
    • Open source framework and runtime
    • Deploy to Windows, Azure, Mac or Linux
    • Free for small teams and open source
  • Azure Tools

    Create cloud scale apps and build cloud dev/test environments with Visual Studio and Azure

    • Free hosting for 10 web apps
    • Deploy in seconds. Automate via TFS, Git
    • Build apps that span IaaS and PaaS
    • Diagnose live apps with world-class debuggers, profilers, and data tools
    • Integrate Active Directory, SQL, Office 365, SaaS, and on-premises systems
    • Build dev/test environments in minutes
  • Tools for Windows Apps and Games

    Windows 10 offers powerful new platform capabilities and a unified store to reach every device running Windows. Visual Studio has the tools for you to get started.

    • Leverage a rich, powerful platform
    • Use industry leading coding, debugging, and diagnostic tools in Visual Studio
    • Design beautiful apps with Blend for Visual Studio
    • Connect your app to a range of services
    • Gain deep insights into usage patterns
  • Office Developer Tools

    Experience the most powerful Office development tools with Visual Studio.

    • Support all types of Office development
    • Quickly get up and running
    • Visual designers and IntelliSense
    • Connect your app to the cloud
    • Debug locally and remotely
    • Publish to anywhere
  • Build Unity Games with Visual Studio

    Turn Visual Studio into a powerful Unity development environment

    • Build multiplatform games
    • Debug from Visual Studio
    • Create Unity scripts in Visual Studio
    • Enhanced productivity with Visual Studio
    • Get everything you need for Unity development for free
  • Node.js Tools for Visual Studio

    Turn Visual Studio into a powerful Node.js development environment.

    • Free and open source
    • Intelligent code completion
    • Advanced debugging and profiling
    • Integration with other Visual Studio features and 3 rd party tools
    • Node.js, io.js, JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, and JSON support
  • Python Tools for Visual Studio

    Completely free Python support within Visual Studio.

    • CPython, PyPy, IronPython and more
    • Detailed IntelliSense
    • Interactive debugging
    • Integrated with Visual Studio features
    • Free and open-source
    • Select it in Visual Studio custom install

Why this Visual Studio 2015 Professional is such a good deal


It is very good value for money First and foremost, this Visual Studio 2015 Professional with MSDN is probably cheaper than any Visual Studio 2015 Professional with MSDN legally sold in the UK.

Free upgrade Includes free upgrade to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 Professional.

You can transfer it to your new computer With this Visual Studio 2015 Professional, you can remove it from your old machine and install it on your new one.

Install on two computers You can install this Visual Studio 2015 Professional on two computers, as long as they are used primarily by one user and at least one of the computers is a laptop.

Gives you peace of mind Do you sometimes lose things? Well, with this Visual Studio 2015 if you lose the software, you can always download it again from a Microsoft secure website.