Have you thought about starting a business or have started one in last three years?  If so, you need to know about BizSpark from Microsoft.  This program enables you to obtain software for free to help start your business.  I’m talking about full versions of Visual Studio Team Suite, SQL Server, SharePoint, Windows Server and just about everything you need to get up and running for free.  These are production licenses, not just development licenses.

Read the full article on Joe Shirey’s blog at http://www.joeshirey.com/2009/04/15/ThinkingOfStartingABusiness.aspx