Details of the DreamSpark Program:
The Microsoft DreamSpark program, available at http://channel8.msdn.com,
launched in 10 countries - Belgium, China, Finland, France, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the U.K. and the U.S. For more information on the products and how the program will expand to high school students, please visit PressPass for more details.
Products: Students will be able to download any of the following software products via Channel 8: Microsoft developer tools· Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition· Visual Studio 2008 Professional Edition· XNA Game Studio 2.0· 12-month free membership in the XNA Creators Club Microsoft designer tools Expression Studio, including:· Expression Web· Expression Blend· Expression Design· Expression Media Microsoft platform resources· SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition· Windows Server, Standard Edition
· Keep in mind, software is being provided to students for non-commercial use in particular academic activities but can be used on CodePlex and Imagine Cup.