Microsoft have released SP1 for VS2005, including Team Suite (inc standard + professional), team foundation and express editions.
“Through further advancement and feedback, Service Pack 1 also provides over 70 improvements for common development scenarios including:
- New processor support (e.g., Core Duo) for code generation and profiling
- Performance and scale improvements in Team Foundation Server
- Team Foundation Server integration with Excel 2007 and Project 2007
- Tool support for occasionally connected devices and SQL Server Compact Edition
- Additional support for project file based Web applications
- Windows Embedded 6.0 platform and tools support”
Please note, ‘Visual Studio 2005 SP1 Vista Refresh Beta’ has not been released, this is due Q1 of 2007.
On a side note, Microsoft have also released their new website design – http://www.microsoft.com/