In an immediate step to adjust our licensing in support for small, start up business, I present to you The BizSpark Program with Virtual Earth. The BizSpark Program is a means of helping small software companies get off the ground with discounted or free software and services from Microsoft. This is a great program to really get your company off the ground allowing your company to grow without software and service licensing inhibiting your business. At a very high level, here are the requirements for Virtual Earth in BizSpark:
Respective to Virtual Earth, here’s what you get:
Here are the full details about the program.
About the program
The Microsoft Virtual Earth team is pleased to announce an offering for Start-up companies who are part of the BizSpark Program. The program is designed to create a mutually beneficial ecosystem among three groups: high-potential technology startups, entrepreneurial and economic development organizations (a.k.a. Network Partners such as TiE, EBAN, Venture Capitalists and relevant Government agencies), and Microsoft. BizSpark provides several benefits to startups, the entrepreneurial ecosystem and Microsoft:
The Virtual Earth offer:
Virtual Earth Brings Location-Based Data to Life
Microsoft mapping is used by more than 2,000 online businesses worldwide, in all sectors and many countries. Our customers create engaging applications for customers and develop solutions to visualize geographic and location-based information by combining online maps with your data.
The Virtual Earth platform empowers organizations to:
How to participate:
If you are the account manager for a BizSpark customer who would like to take advantage of this Virtual Earth offer, please contact Inside Sales through firstname.lastname@example.org (North America) or email@example.com (EMEA region).
Ping me or the Virtual Earth Licensing Group if you have questions or are interested.