Visual Studio is a suite of Microsoft Developer Tools and Services, a few key ones being Visual Studio IDE, Visual Studio Code, Visual Studio Team Services, and Visual Studio Team Foundation Server (TFS). Back in November 2004, Microsoft released its first version of integrated Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tool, called "Microsoft Visual Studio Team Systems". Over the last 15 years, the product has gone through several evolutions, each enriching the developer experience and the scope of tooling:


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