Any Developer. Any App. Any Platform.
Microsoft continues to make big investments to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. The Developer Division is responsible for delivering the Visual Studio family of products. In a 2018 survey done by stackoverflow.com, Visual Studio & Visual Studio Code were the top 2 most popular development environments & tools. We create modern tools & services that help a wide spectrum of developers build apps & services for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iOS, Android, Azure and many more. Read about, and try, the most recent releases of the Visual Studio family of products here: https://visualstudio.microsoft.com
Visual Studio Marketplace is at the heart of our shared success for both Visual Studio Code and Visual Studio IDE. In addition to a web presence, there is direct integration with VS Code and VS IDE. The scale of our service has been growing rapidly since the introduction of VS Code. We host tens of thousands of unique extensions and serve millions of users daily, allowing vastly expanded functionality and support for development in almost any language. As a key element of the developer tools ecosystem, we must adhere to the highest standards of service availability, performance, and security.