Team Explorer Everywhere

Team Explorer Everywhere brings the power of Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio Online to teams developing outside of Visual Studio. Connect to team projects on premises or in the cloud from Eclipse or the cross-platform command line client. Team Explorer Everywhere provides full access to version control (including Git), work items, and build capabilities for non-Windows platforms.
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Features

Connect to team projects from the tool you use today

Connect to team projects on Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio Online from Eclipse-based IDEs easily with the included Eclipse plug-in. Get full access to manage work items, interact with Team Foundation Version Control and Git repositories, setup Ant and Maven builds, and much more, directly from Eclipse IDEs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS.
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Automate with cross-platform command-line tools

Add automation to your workflows through the command-line client. Command-line client provides access to manage your team project assets from a variety of platforms. Use the command-line client to download code for a build, perform code check-ins and check-outs, manage workspaces, and more. Script commands or run them individually to have flexibility in how you interact with your team project.
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Collaborate and gain visibility across all teams

Team Explorer Everywhere enables teams across your organization to be connected through Team Foundation Server or Visual Studio Online regardless of platform or technology stack. With support for Eclipse-based tools, organizations can gain greater visibility across their software development teams. Unlock the power of Team Foundation Server and Visual Studio Online to manage complex, cross-team development activities, all while giving developers the flexibility to work in their favorite IDEs.
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System Requirements

Supported operating systems

  • Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and Windows 7 (x86 and x64)
  • Linux with GLIBC 2.3 to 2.11 (x86, x64, PowerPC)
  • Mac OS X 10.5 to OS X 10.8 (PowerPC, Intel)
  • Solaris 8, 9, 10 (SPARC, x86, x64)
  • AIX 5.2 to 7.1 (POWER)
  • HP-UX 11i v1 to v3 (PA-RISC, Itanium)

Eclipse IDE requirements

  • Eclipse 3.5 to 4.3 on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Solaris, AIX, or HP-UX

Java requirements

  • Oracle Java 1.5 to 7 or IBM Java 1.5 to 7 on Windows
  • Apple Java 1.5 to 6 on Mac OS X
  • Sun Java 1.5 to 6 on Linux or Solaris
  • IBM Java 1.5 to 7 on Linux or AIX
  • Hewlett-Packard Java 1.5 to 6 on HP-UX

Team Explorer Everywhere can connect to:

  • Visual Studio Online
  • Team Foundation Server 2010, 2012, or 2013
Pricing

From Microsoft

Team Explorer Everywhere itself is a free download. You need only to purchase a Team Foundation Server Client Access License (CAL) when you need to connect with Team Foundation Server.

Microsoft Store 
Visit the Microsoft Store online to find local pricing for a Team Foundation Server CAL.