Day1: Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Azure @ Atlanta 09Nov09

Day1 coverage from Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Azure at Atlanta. Check out the live tweeter-coverage (#MBIWk) here.

We kicked-off the event with 7 high-energy BizSpark Startups. Bill Pierson, MTC Director shared Microsoft’s vision on Microsoft Technology Center. I started with event overview, goals, logistics, and BizSpark offerings, immediately followed by a six-hours training covering key features of Windows Azure, SQL Azure, .NET Services. We watched Microsoft Generation 4.0 Data Center Vision Video.

BizSpark Startups:


2. CoreMotives, LLC

3. EyeMail

4. FandomU

5. Izenda

6. LessMeeting

7. Linxter

The on-site Microsoft advisors are:

1. Ahmed El-Ramly

2. Chad Brooks

3. Chris Brooks

4. Glen Gordon

5. Heinrich Gantenbein

6. Murray Gordon

7. Piyush Saggi

8. Sanjay Jain

Thank you to Dmytro Ivanov from SoftServe and Andy Hopper (ATL) and Jeremy Likness from Wintellect helping all the startup steams.


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Sanjay Jain

ISV Architect Evangelist

Microsoft Corporation