BizSpark

  • DreamIt Ventures Partners With Microsoft To Offer BizSpark To All Of Its Startups

    DreamIt Ventures Partners With Microsoft To Offer BizSpark To All Of Its Startups

    DreamIt Ventures just announced that it is partnering with Microsoft’s BizSpark initiative to offer its startups access to the resources available through Microsoft’s program. As part of this partnership, DreamIt will also designate one of the companies from each of its programs as a “BizSpark Fellow.” This company wil receive a number of extra benefits, including access… Read More

  • Red Gate Acquires Microsoft Partner And BizSpark Company Cerebrata

    Red Gate Acquires Microsoft Partner And BizSpark Company Cerebrata

    Red Gate this morning announced that it has acquired Cerebrata, an India-based maker of tools that helps developers build applications that run on Microsoft’s Windows Azure platform. In fact, Cerebrate is not only a Microsoft partner but also one of their BizSpark startups. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but we’re told Cerebrata will continue to operate its own website… Read More

  • On BizSpark And Bubbles: Q&A With Microsoft VP Dan'l Lewin (Video)

    This morning, Microsoft held its European BizSpark Summit in Brussels, marking an excellent opportunity to catch up with Microsoft VP and globetrotter Dan’l Lewin. The man’s official title is corporate vice president for Strategic and Emerging Business Development, which is quite a mouthful, but in a nutshell he manages Microsoft’s relationships with startup and… Read More

  • Microsoft Launch WebsiteSpark: Free Software For Web Developers

    Moments ago Microsoft launched WebsiteSpark, a new program to provide web developers and designers free copies of Microsoft development tools, applications and server licenses for a period of three years. The program is the third and latest launch as part of the ‘spark’ series of outreach and support programs designed to engage communities with new Microsoft products. The… Read More

  • Microsoft's Dan'l Lewin talks BizSpark at LeWeb

    Anything Microsoft does is looked at through a prism cut from the glass of the company that Gates built. The days of the anti-trust trial, Hailstorm, and the browser wars may seem far away, but not for the Netscapes and Novells who foundered in the face of the Windows and Office steamroller. Yet refugees of those wars have reinvented themselves in the new world of the social network, most… Read More