From Mary Jo Foley.

Microsoft is providing a handful of  pre-selected reporters with a sneak peek of the beta release of Visual Studio 11 (Visual Studio 2012) on Thursday February 23.

It’s looking like Microsoft will be delivering the following software packages to us at the end of this month:

  • Windows 8 Consumer Preview
  • Visual Studio 2012 Beta
  • Windows Server 8 Consumer Preview
  • .Net 4.5 Beta

Microsoft officials will be demoing Visual Studio and disclosing new features during the sneak peek today.

Microsoft have not indicated when the final release of Visual Studio will happen.

Stay tuned.

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Onuora Amobi is the Founder and VP of Digital Marketing at Learn About The Web Inc. Onuora has more than a decade of information security, project management and management consulting experience. He has specialized in the management and deployment of large scale ERP client/server systems.

In addition to being a former Microsoft MVP and the founder and editor of, he is the CEO of a Pasadena based online marketing education startup - Learn About The Web Inc. ( and The Redmond Cloud (

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