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  • Blog Post: Windows 8 Apps That Should be On Your End of Year List

    This is a repost from our friends at the BizSpark Group Blog . The holidays are here, and that means one thing: you are not going to be doing much work. We hope. But it is a time of the year when you plan on how you are you going to tackle the new year. For some of you that means more fun. For others...
  • Blog Post: ‘Accelerator for Windows Azure’ Opens Program for Startups with TechStars

    Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure for will host ten companies for a three month deep emersion program focused on building businesses that take advantage of the cloud. Through this program, Microsoft and TechStars will help entrepreneurs, engineers and innovators to bring to life a wide range of...
  • Blog Post: Startups Invited to Windows 8 Event in Silicon Valley

    Are you interested in experiencing the next great app platform opportunity, Windows 8? Do you want to learn how to get started building apps for this new platform? We are inviting the Silicon Valley startup community to a full-day, knockout, deep dive event taking place on our Silicon Valley Campus...
  • Blog Post: New Windows Azure Pricing Reduces Costs of Storage, Compute

    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...
  • Blog Post: MSDN Subscribers Receive Up to $3,700 in Annual Windows Azure Benefits

    If you are an existing Visual Studio Professional, Premium or Ultimate with MSDN subscriber, you get free access to Windows Azure each month, and up to $3,700.00 in annual Windows Azure benefits at no charge. This offer provides a base level of Compute, Storage, SQL Azure database, Access Control...
  • Blog Post: Join in Live Call-in Show with Startup Guru Jason Cohen

    My teammate and startup evangelist Patrick Foley is co-hosting a live call-in show with startup guru Jason Cohen of Smart Bear fame. It’s this Thursday, September 1 at 4p EDT / 1p PDT. If you would like to ask a question of a startup expert or just listen in, sign up at http://bit.ly/rrbDTn...
  • Blog Post: Deals for Getting Started on Windows Azure Extra Small Compute

    The price of a Windows Azure extra small compute instance will be reduced by 20 percent beginning October 1. You can also use extra small compute hours to power small instances at a ratio of three extra small compute hours per one hour of small compute. Additionally, current Introductory Special offer...
  • Blog Post: Partners of the Year Named

    Microsoft Corp. announced the winners and finalists of the 2011 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. The annual awards honor Microsoft partners for delivering innovative solutions during the past year that directly address customer challenges. Award winners and finalists, chosen from nominations from...
  • Blog Post: How to Get Started on Windows Phone 7 for the Absolute Beginner

    A new video series on Channel 9 will help aspiring Windows Phone 7 developers get started. We'll start off with the basics and work our way up so in a few hours, you will know enough to build simple WP7 applications, such as a GPS aware note taking application. We'll walk you through getting the tools...
  • Blog Post: BizSpark Graduation Offer for Startups

    The BizSpark Graduation Offer allows BizSpark startups to keep, at no charge, all the software they acquired through the BizSpark program. They also have an option to purchase a subscription or maintenance program so they can stay up-to-date when future releases are available. After three years in...
  • Blog Post: New Partner Network Debuts to Support ISVs

    A new Microsoft Partner Network debuts today. Gone are the old Gold Certified and Certified partner status. In their place, you’ll find new competency designations, such as Microsoft Silver Independent Software Vendor (ISV)/Software competency or the Gold ISV/Software competency. In addition, you’ll...
  • Blog Post: Benefits for Windows Azure Extended for MSDN Subscribers

    The Windows Azure Platform benefits offered as part your MSDN subscription have been extended from 8 months to 16 months. In addition new Azure benefits have been announced. Benefits are available under BizSpark , Ultimate, and Premium MSDN Subsciptions. Not all subscriptions qualify. For Windows...
  • Blog Post: Live in LA? Register for the Underground Powered by PDC10 on November 9

    The Underground powered by PDC10 is one of the hottest events of the year. Sponsored by Microsoft, this year’s event is focused on the Southern California technology and startup community. The event is on Tuesday, November 9 from 6:00PM-10:00PM at Club Nokia at LA Live. The night will open with a highly...
  • Blog Post: ISV, SI Join Windows Azure Platform University in Redmond

    You are invited to attend the Windows Azure Platform University in Redmond, WA on the Microsoft Campus on October 12. This is in-depth sales-focused readiness training for our strategic independent software vendors and systems integrator partners. The goal of Windows Azure University is to bring together...
  • Blog Post: Empower Program for ISVs Transitions in May

    The main offering for ISVs starting out on Microsoft technologies is changing on May 21. The Empower for ISVs program will be replaced by Microsoft Action Pack Development and Design subscription . The new offering provides internal-use, full versions of the latest software releases, key development...
  • Blog Post: For Those New to Programming -- Build Your First Application in Silverlight

    If you’ve been wondering how to write your first application with Silverlight , Dave Campbell has put together an article for DZone, Your First Silverlight Application . He explains, “Only 4 lines of real code stand between you and having a Silverlight application running. Join me as I begin a series...
  • Blog Post: 2nd xRM Acceleration Lab in Redmond, WA during week of 24th May’10

    We are ready to host our 2 nd xRM Acceleration Lab from 24 th May’10 to 28 th May’10 at Platform Adoption Center in Redmond, WA Campus. We would cover Executive Briefing (EB), Architecture Design Sessions (ADS), and Proof of Concept (POC) with the help of your team, on-site Microsoft experts including...
  • Blog Post: BizSpark Fires Up Startups

    BizSpark is celebrating its first anniversary. BizSpark, a global program designed to catalyze the success of entrepreneurs by making Microsoft’s end-to-end software solutions available to early-stage startups with no upfront costs. More than 25,000 startups in over 100 countries have joined BizSpark...
  • Blog Post: White Paper: The Time to Move to the Cloud is Now

    “The challenge for software vendors is no longer about when to include or even shift entirely to SaaS, software-plus services, or other Cloud-based solutions. The time is now. The challenge is how to make it happen,” according to a white paper written by Saugatuck Technology. The Microsoft-funded white...
  • Blog Post: Extend Web Applications with New Toolkits

    You can extend your Web application with a set of samples, templates, and documentation. The extensions are packaged as Web Application Toolkits and are available on MSDN’s Code Gallery. Web Application Toolkits help you get up and running quickly and easily. One of the key criteria around the Web...
  • Blog Post: Web Companies Can Get Design, Developer Tools and Support for No Upfront Cost

    A new program, WebsiteSpark , launched today provides Web professionals with Microsoft software and solutions, together with related tools, training and support, to help their businesses succeed. The WebsiteSpark Program also helps you get new business opportunities by connecting Web professionals and...
  • Blog Post: Updated Compatible with Windows 7 Software Logo for RTM Has New UI

    The Compatible with Windows 7 software logo toolkit has been updated for RTM.  The new tool includes a graphical user interface making it easier to use.  The software logo toolkit work on the released version of Windows 7. You can get the released version of Windows 7 from MSDN or TechNet subscriptions...
  • Blog Post: Windows 7 Available to ISVs Today

    ISVs and customers who have MSDN or TechNet subscriptions are now able to download and use English-language version of Windows 7 today. You can get the release through MSDN and TechNet for 32-bit and 64-bit.  For more information on Windows 7 availability in other languages and other license agreements...
  • Blog Post: Windows 7 Incubation Week In Reston, VA

    Are you or do you want to be an Entrepreneur ? Do you have a great idea about a software product or service ? Could you use technical expertise from Microsoft experts to implement your idea? Could you use exposure of your product and company through the Microsoft channels ? If your answer to one ore...
  • Blog Post: Win Windows 7 Coding Contest

    You could win a free trip to Los Angeles and a free ticket to Professional Developers Conference (PDC 2009) plus $17,777. Code7 Contest is where your application design ingenuity gives you the opportunity to get millions of eyes on your work. Build an original, consumer-oriented client application prototype...
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