Adobe Creative Suite (CS) is a collection of graphic design, video editing, and web development applications made by Adobe Systems. The collection consists of Adobe's applications (e.g., Photoshop, Acrobat, InDesign), that are based on various technologies (e.g., PostScript, PDF, Flash). The latest version, Adobe Creative Suite 6 (CS6), was launched at a release event April 23, 2012, and released on May 7, 2012.
The first version of Adobe Creative Suite was released in September 2003 and Creative Suite 2 in April 2005. The first two versions (CS and CS2) were available in two editions.
The Standard Edition included:
The Premium Edition also included:
- Adobe Bridge
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe InDesign
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Version Cue
- Design guide and training resources
- Adobe Acrobat Professional (Version 8 in CS2.3)
- Adobe Dreamweaver (Since CS2.3)
- Adobe GoLive