• Microsoft promises to help startups sell their products.if they're on Azure

    6 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Microsoft announced today that it's ditching many of its massive giveaways of cloud credits in exchange for helping startups sell their products through the company's sales team, in partnership with accelerators and venture capitalists around the globe. It's all part of the Microsoft for Startups program , the latest iteration of the tech giant's work with up-and-coming companies.
    The tech titan's BizSpark program, which offered thousands of dollars in free cloud credits, along with free access to Office 365 and Microsoft's Visual Studio developer tools, is no longer accepting new...
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  • Microsoft revamps its startup programs with $500M commitment and new co-selling program

    Microsoft revamps its startup programs with $500M commitment and new co-selling program

    6 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Microsoft has launched a number of programs for startups. These programs never quite told a cohesive story about Microsoft's commitment to startups, though. Now, the company is launching Microsoft for Startups, a program that aims to bring technology and marketing expertise to startups and that includes a co-selling program so startups can piggyback on Microsoft's existing sales force.
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