IES just announced that the first feature pack of the latest release VE 2012 is now available to download from the IES download centre.
Latest Features Summary:
Enhancements to Solar Analysis results in SunCast (VE-Pro)
Save/Load results option added so there is no need to re-run simulation if exiting SunCast or closing project
Multi-core Support for Flucs (VE-Pro)
FlucsDL and FlucsPro now utilise all CPU resources available to reduce calculation time. Tests have indicated a typical 40-50% simulation time reduction
IESVE Plug-in for Revit updated for Revit 2013
The VE Plug-in for Revit is now compatible with Revit Architecture and Revit MEP 2008-2013
Upgrades to VE-Navigator for ASHRAE 90.1 and ApacheHVAC: System Schedules and Setpoints Alternative profiles
Key stage in ASHRAE 90.1 and Prototype System Sizing Navigators now gives the option to apply a set of profiles to selected ApacheHVAC networks or Room Groups
VE-Navigator for New Zealand Compliance enhanced
Numerous updates and improvements based on recent user feedback
Click here for the release notes PDF..