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SmartQuote from ResponseLogix is the leading provider of automotive digital response management software for Internet leads. SmartQuote allows car dealers to provide a relevant quote response within 10 minutes of Internet lead receipt.
Jagdish Rajan, VP Technology at ResponseLogix, talks with Architect Evangelist Allan Naim of Microsoft about their choice of Windows Azure.
ISV Video: Auto Dealers Get Quotes Fast with SmartQuote from ResponseLogix on Azure
The Windows Azure team has announced additional savings to compute and storage customers. In addition to the SQL storage reductions announced last month, the new plan offers an Extra Small Compute at 2 cents per hour.
With these changes, a 24x7 Extra Small Compute instance with a 100MB SQL Azure DB costs less than $20 per month. The price of compute and storage continues to be consistent across all datacenters.