Two More Web Hosts Join Microsoft’s WebsiteSpark Program
Fasthosts Internet (www.fasthosts.co.uk) and PacHosting (www.pachosting.com) have become the hosts of the web to work with Microsoft to promote the new Microsoft initiative WebsiteSpark, which assists web design and development of small businesses in the launching or growing their business by providing better access to the Microsoft Web platform.
Originally released two weeks ago, delivery WebsiteSpark Microsoft Server Operating System, free licenses for Microsoft Expression and Visual Studio software and training and access to the MSDN newsgroups for free to eligible developers. By partnering with Microsoft on this initiative, web hosts can gain new customers interested in the Microsoft Web platform, and will also be included in Microsoft’s marketing campaigns through a portal scheduled for launch this year.
According to its announcement on Thursday, with right Fasthosts customers can save more than £ 240 a year on the license server costs and software licenses from Microsoft direct value. The system is an example of how companies can benefit greatly from discussing your technical requirements and business needs with Fasthosts.
WebsiteSpark offers new support for Web design and development of organisms with up to 10 employees. Fasthosts eligible clients obtain immediate economic benefit, saving £ 240 per year with a free license of Windows Server and the savings further with a free license for MSSQL. After registration, members have access to a free Windows Expression Studio 2 user license, two Expression Web 2 user licenses, three of Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition, and licenses user DotNetPanel control panel.
“WebsiteSpark is an excellent opportunity for smaller agencies web”, Fasthosts chief marketing officer Steve Holford, said in a statement. “It offers exactly what they need most – free tools and practical help. As Hosting Partner of thousands of web professionals, Fasthosts is well qualified to advise participants on how to implement Windows hardware and development tools in the best way” .
In a separate announcement Thursday, said PacHosting had joined the program as a partner WebsiteSpark the network, giving customers access eligible latest Microsoft software and licensing solutions, including Windows Web Server, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Expression Studio and Microsoft SQL Server Web Edition at no extra cost for the lease of advanced PacHosting server.
“A lot of web development and design firms the lack of housing experience to implement and administer the Microsoft Web platform scale,” business analyst Natalie PacHosting Kong said in a statement. “WebsiteSpark Program allows us to realize their potential with affordable access to designer and software developer. At the same time, we help them avoid the pitfalls and develop its work with the enhanced functionality and significant value of the latest Microsoft technologies .
PacHosting members WebsiteSpark also offer discount program, hosting solutions including its Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V virtual dedicated server, and Windows Server 2008 R2 Dedicated Server with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 offers further enhancing business growth and success
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