Microsoft Additional software Overview

All additional software from Microsoft for Home, Work and All Projects In-Between.



Manufacturer: Microsoft
Platforms: Windows
Requirements: 1 GHz or faster
2GB
20GB available
1366 x 768 screen resolution; DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM driver
Internet access (fees may apply)
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Visual Studio Professional 2013

Get enhanced tools for creating Windows Store applications. UI Responsiveness Analyzer and Energy Consumption profiler for XAML and HTML apps make better use of the devices they run on for longer and stable usage. Blend for XAML includes rulers and custom guides for precise pixel perfect interfaces.

The dev tools you need

Use emerging web design patterns in one ASP.NET solution so you can develop applications that span the stack without managing different WebForms, MVC, and Web API projects. Use Browser Link to keep modern browsers in sync with the markup updates that you have made.

Simple, clean dev environment

Get more insight into your code with Peek Definition to get the context of any line of code without having to leave the line of code. Keep in touch with your team and collaborate on projects with team members with Team Explorer in Visual Studio.

Create Windows Store apps

Get updates to the tools, controls and templates, new Coded UI test support for XAML apps, UI Responsiveness Analyzer and Energy Consumption profiler for XAML & HTML apps, enhanced memory profiling tools for HTML apps, and improved integration with the Windows Store.

Visual Studio Test Professional 2013 with MSDN (New)

Visual Studio Test Professional 2013 is a comprehensive solution that integrates quality throughout the application lifecycle. Take advantage of application lifecycle management (ALM) tools on-site or in the cloud to keep your team focused. Support for manual and automated testing ensures that you can do thorough testing so you can deliver quality consumer and business applications that exceed your customers' expectations.

Plan and execute your test plan

Use Microsoft Test Manager to create, manage, execute and track test plans, test suites, and test cases that validate acceptance criteria. Link test cases to automated tests (e.g. unit tests, coded UI tests, web tests, load tests) to get an end-to-end view of tests.

Collaborate across roles

Non-developer team members can use Test Professional 2013 to take advantage of Visual Studio without using the full IDE. Accurately capture lightweight requirements with storyboarding and then request and capture feedback throughout development.

Stamp out bugs with manual and automated testing

Test Impact collector improves productivity by identifying which tests to rerun after code changes. Perform ad-hoc exploratory testing with the same rich functionality as an up-front test plan to detect potential issues from unexpected usage before end users do.

Visual Studio Premium 2013 with MSDN (New)

Develop applications for devices, the cloud, or a hybrid of both so your team can focus on creating the best applications regardless of where they physically run and minimize the complexity of working across the application stack.

The consistent integrated development environment keeps team members productive even as they work on different technologies or languages. You get a cohesive solution for defining, creating, and operating your applications across a variety of platform stacks.

Streamline collaboration

Team rooms provide an area for fostering and capturing communication among team members, both near and far. Keep your team up-to-date with what needs to be done with Backlogs and Kanban boards, hosted either on-premises or in the cloud.

Increase quality

Improved web-based Test Case Management supports your testers to author, manage, and execute their test cases through the web, in addition to Test Manager, giving them flexibility in how they work while keeping the team moving forward.

Monitor your project's health

Agile Portfolio Management enables you to decompose the backlogs at various levels or roll them up to get the right perspective to manage your technology investments.

Visual Studio Professional 2013 with MSDN (New)

Get enhanced tools for creating Windows Store applications. UI Responsiveness Analyzer and Energy Consumption profiler for XAML and HTML apps make better use of the devices they run on for longer and stable usage. Blend for XAML includes rulers and custom guides for precise pixel perfect interfaces.

The dev tools you need

Use emerging web design patterns in one ASP.NET solution so you can develop applications that span the stack without managing different WebForms, MVC, and Web API projects. Use Browser Link to keep modern browsers in sync with the markup updates that you have made.

See your code in context

Get more insight into your code with Peek Definition to get the context of any line of code without having to leave the line of code. Keep in touch with your team and collaborate on projects with team members with Team Explorer in Visual Studio.

Comes with MSDN

MSDN comes with a monthly credit for Windows Azure, access to SQL Server, Windows and Windows Server, Windows Store and Phone developer accounts, 2 tech support incidents, 1 Microsoft E-Learning course—and much more.

Visual Studio Ultimate 2013 with MSDN (New)

Visual Studio Ultimate 2013 lets you use flexible, agile planning tools like capacity planning, taskboards, and backlog management, to enable incremental development techniques. Use advanced modeling, discovery, and architecture tools to describe your system and help ensure that your architecture vision is preserved in the implementation. Bring development and operation teams together by using IntelliTrace, Operations Manager Connector, and Preemptive Analytics. Improve quality and reduce time to resolution by generating actionable bugs from deployed software.

Develop across all Windows devices

From desktop experiences to Windows Store applications on tablets and applications for Windows Phones, applications created with Visual Studio Ultimate 2013 fully integrate with the underlying platform, enabling experiences that differentiate from the rest.

Create modern web apps and services

Use emerging web design patterns in one ASP.NET solution so you can develop applications that span the stack without managing different WebForms, MVC, and Web API projects.

Develop for the business platforms your customers use

Visual Studio Ultimate 2013 provides integrated tools that greatly simplify building business applications that heavily rely on data entry and visualization and seamlessly integrates with Microsoft Office on-premises and in the cloud, enabling customized collaboration and productivity applications based on the tools already familiar to the business users.

Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013

Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 enables everyone on the team to collaborate more effectively and be more agile while building and sharing institutional knowledge. Powerful reporting and dashboards provide historical trending, full traceability and real-time visibility into quality and progress against business intent.

Up to five users may connect to this software before a Client Access License is necessary.

Better project management

Facilitate project management by connecting teams of developers, testers, stakeholders, and operations to one another through software development cycles.

Easier cross-team collaboration

Application Lifecycle Management services to integrate heterogeneous projects and teams consistently across the enterprise.

Visibility into quality

Enterprise agility to support end-to-end visibility of software development investments from concept to delivery.

Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 User CAL

Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 is the collaboration platform at the core of Microsoft's application lifecycle management solution that automates the software delivery process and enables organizations to effectively manage software development projects throughout the IT life cycle.

This product includes one User Client Access License (CAL) for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013. User CALs can be used when one user accesses Team Foundation Server from multiple devices or locations. No software or manuals are included.

Includes

  • User Client Access License (CAL) for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013

Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 Device CAL

Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013 is the collaboration platform at the core of Microsoft's application lifecycle management solution that automates the software delivery process and enables organizations to effectively manage software development projects throughout the IT life cycle.

This product includes one Device Client Access License for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013. No software or manuals are included.

About Device CALs

Device CALs are typically used when multiple individuals share a single device to access Team Foundation Server. Although a Device CAL permits multiple users on a single device, it may only be used by a single user at a time.

Includes

  • Device Client Access License for Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013

SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition

SQL Server 2014 makes it easier and more cost-effective to build high-performance, mission-critical applications, enterprise-ready Big Data assets, and BI solutions that help businesses make better decisions, faster. These solutions can be deployed on-premises, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment, and can be managed through a common and familiar tool set.

Standard Edition features

  • Core data management: Leverage reliable, cost-effective availability, and robust data security features, powered by easy-to-use tools and functionality.
  • Cloud-enabled database: Built-in cloud capabilities provide a consistent platform to help reduce costs and quickly scale.
  • Faster insights across your data: Unlock new insights and operational reporting visibility across the business with consistent, integrated data.

Windows Server 2012 5-User Client Access License

A server Client Access License (CAL) gives users and devices the legal right to access an installation of Windows Server 2012. A server license by itself does not provide the legal right for others to connect to that server. Each employee, or each employee device, that accesses the Windows Server installation must have a license.

This product includes only a five user Client Access License and does not include the full Windows Server 2012 product.

Windows Server 2012 5-Device Client Access License

Windows Server 2012 redefines the server category, delivering hundreds of new features and enhancements spanning virtualization, networking, storage, user experience, cloud computing, automation, and more. Simply put, Windows Server 2012 helps you transform your IT operations to reduce costs and deliver a new level of business value.

This product includes only a five device Client Access License and does not include the full Windows Server 2012 product.

Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services 1-User CAL

Remote Desktop Services for Windows Server 2012 provides technologies that enable users to connect to virtual desktops, RemoteApp programs, and session-based desktops. With Remote Desktop Services, users can access remote connections from within a corporate network or from the Internet.

This is only a 1-user Client Access License (CAL) and does not include the full Windows Server 2012 product.

Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services 1-Device CAL

Remote Desktop Services for Windows Server 2012 provides technologies that enable users to connect to virtual desktops, RemoteApp programs, and session-based desktops. With Remote Desktop Services, users can access remote connections from within a corporate network or from the Internet.

Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services 5-Device CAL

Remote Desktop Services for Windows Server 2012 provides technologies that enable users to connect to virtual desktops, RemoteApp programs, and session-based desktops. With Remote Desktop Services, users can access remote connections from within a corporate network or from the Internet.

This is only a 5-device Client Access License (CAL) and does not include the full Windows Server 2012 product.

Exchange Server 2010 Standard Edition 5-User CAL

Help your business achieve new levels of reliability and performance with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, the cornerstone of the Microsoft Unified Communications solution. It delivers features that simplify your administration, help protect your communications, and delight your users by meeting their demands for greater mobility with anywhere access to communications. Built from the ground up for Software + Services, Exchange 2010 delivers unparalleled experiences, whether you choose to deploy on-premises, hosted, or a mix of the two.

Exchange Server 2010 Standard Edition 64-Bit, 5-Client License

Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, the cornerstone of the Microsoft Unified Communications solution, helps you achieve new levels of reliability and performance by delivering features that simplify your administration, help protect your communications, and delight your users by meeting their demands for greater mobility with anywhere access to communications. Built from the ground up for Software + Services, Exchange 2010 delivers unparalleled experiences, whether you choose to deploy on-premises, hosted, or a mix of the two.

SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition 32-bit (1 Processor License)

SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard delivers a complete data management and business intelligence platform for departments and small organizations to run their applications, helping enable effective database management with minimal IT resources. The following capabilities are new to Standard:
Backup Compression to reduce data backups by up to 60% and help reduce time spent on backups
Can be managed instance for application and multi-server management capabilities
High-scale complex event processing with SQL Server StreamInsight

System Center Essentials 2010 Management Server Software License

Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010 (Essentials 2010) is a new management solution in the System Center family of IT systems management products specifically designed for midsized businesses with up to 50 servers and 500 clients. Essentials 2010 provides a unified management solution that enables IT professionals in midsize organizations to manage their IT environment with increased efficiency.

This management server license is for full application, server, and client management. Includes SQL Server Express Edition.

System Center Essentials 2010 Server Management License

Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010 (Essentials 2010) is a new management solution in the System Center family of IT systems management products specifically designed for midsized businesses with up to 50 servers and 500 clients. Essentials 2010 provides a unified management solution that enables IT professionals in midsize organizations to manage their IT environment with increased efficiency.

Includes ML (management license) for management of the server operating system environments (OSEs) running on the device to which the license is assigned up to the product technical limit of 50 server OSEs. You only need to purchase one Server ML for each physical server device.

System Center Essentials 2010 Mgmt Server Lic. with SQL Server

Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010 (Essentials 2010) is a new management solution in the System Center family of IT systems management products specifically designed for midsized businesses with up to 50 Servers and 500 Clients. Essentials 2010 provides a unified management solution that enables IT professionals in midsize organizations to proactively manage their IT environment with increased efficiency.

This management server license is for full application, server, and client management. Includes a runtime-restricted version of SQL Server 2008 Standard Edition.

System Center Virtual Machine Mgr 2008 R2 Workgroup 64-Bit

System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 helps enable centralized management of physical and virtual IT infrastructure, increased server utilization, and dynamic resource optimization across multiple virtualization platforms. It includes end-to-end capabilities such as planning, deploying, managing, and optimizing the virtual infrastructure.

TurboTax Premier 2014

TurboTax Premier 2014 gives you what you need if you use Schedule D for stocks, bonds, and ESPPs. Automatically import your investment info, including cost basis from thousands of participating financial institutions directly into your tax return. Plus, if you own rental property, it helps you figure out which rental depreciation method will get you the biggest tax deduction.

TurboTax Home & Business 2014

Figure out which expenses you can deduct for your specific self-employment situation, so you get every business tax deduction you deserve. Drive your own car for business? Get extra help for splitting vehicle expenses between your business and personal use. Determine which depreciation method will get you the biggest tax deduction. Plus, you can prepare and print unlimited tax forms for your employees and contractors.

TurboTax Deluxe + State 2014

Doing both your federal and state taxes yourself has never been easier with TurboTax Deluxe + State. You'll get every tax deduction and credit you deserve. And it will even help you accurately value items you donate to charity - no more guessing. Plus, track other donations such as cash, mileage, and stocks. Homeowners can get advice about deducting mortgage interest, property taxes, refinancing fees, points, and improvements to your home's energy efficiency.

Once you've finished your Federal return, your information automatically transfers into TurboTax State, so you don't have to type it twice. It's the fast, easy, and accurate way to do your state taxes.

Quicken Deluxe 2014

See your checking, savings, credit card, loan, and investments accounts in one place, and say goodbye to multiple sites, passwords, and statements. Quicken downloads your income and expenses from your various accounts when you're at your desk or when you're on the go with the Quicken 2014 mobile app. Use it for bill-pay reminders, creating budgets, eliminating debt, and even planning for retirement. All Quicken financial software products are backed by a 60-day money-back guarantee and keep your information safe with proven security.

Quicken Home & Business 2014

Manage your personal and home-based business accounts together in one place, including banking, credit card, loan, 401(k), and investing accounts. Quicken downloads your income and expenses from your financial institutions so you can see at a glance how your business is performing, with reports including profit/loss, cash flow, and more.

QuickBooks Pro 2014 3 User

Track how your business is doing with one-click financial, tax, and sales reports. You'll notice an increase in productivity and efficiency with multiple users working in QuickBooks at the same time. You can also simultaneously access your most up-to-date company file, ensuring accurate and efficient collaboration.

QuickBooks Pro 2014

QuickBooks Pro 2014 has new features and product improvements that will make managing your business as easy and effective as possible. Powerful new email capabilities, improved bank feeds, and the new Income Tracker help you keep track of all your transactions, invoices, and communications in one place.

SQL Server 2014 Developer Edition

SQL Server 2014 Developer Edition lets developers build almost any kind of database application on top of SQL Server. It's licensed for use as a development and test system, not as a production server, and is an ideal choice for people who build and test database applications.

Windows Server 2012 R2

At the heart of the Microsoft Cloud OS vision, Windows Server 2012 R2 brings Microsoft's experience delivering global-scale cloud services into your infrastructure with new features and enhancements in virtualization, management, storage, networking, virtual desktop infrastructure, access and information protection, the web and application platform, and more.

Includes 5 client licenses.