January 11, 2018
Anaconda 5.1 now optionally includes Microsoft Visual Studio Code, an open, cross-platform VS-based IDE/code editor.
For more information on Anaconda integration, see VS Code in Anaconda Distribution 5.1.
For more information on VS Code, see the Visual Studio Code website.
In addition, the default R distribution in Anaconda will now be Microsoft R Open, with the standard R Project as an alternative.
For more information, see Introducing Microsoft R Open as Default R for Anaconda Distribution.
You can find further information on the Anaconda/Microsoft partnership website.