Rob Caron just finished working on a very comprehensive product comparison for Visual Studio 2008.   If you're at all interested in understanding the various differences between the following products, take a look:

  • Visual Web Developer 2008 Express Edition
  • Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition
  • Visual C# 2008 Express Edition
  • Visual C++ 2008 Express Edition
  • Visual Studio 2008 Standard Edition
  • Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition
  • Visual Studio Team System 2008 Architecture Edition
  • Visual Studio Team System 2008 Database Edition
  • Visual Studio Team System 2008 Development Edition
  • Visual Studio Team System 2008 Test Edition
  • Visual Studio Team System 2008 Team Suite

Since this is a massive effort, please let us know if you find any discrepancies on between this comparison and reality.

Thanks!