Free software for JNTU-Kakinada students Under Microsoft’s DreamSpark programme
Friday, November 13, 2009
Benefit Over 2,00,000 students...
Under the Microsoft’s DreamSpark programme JNTU Kakinada has an agreement with Microsoft for distributing free software to its students, which will benefit over 2,00,000 students from 226 affiliated colleges of JNTU-K in eight districts. Students of JNTU-K would have access to the latest IT tools and software provided to them by Microsoft. Students would be offered free academic software licensing and software developer and design tools under DreamSpark, which till date benefited some 5,00,000 students in the country.
The following software would be made available to the students:
- Microsoft developer tools (Visual Studio 2005 Express).
- Visual Studio 2005 Professional.
- Visual Studio 2008 Professional.
- Visual Basic 2008 Express.
- Visual C++ 2008 Express.
- Visual C # 2008 Express.
- Visual Web Developer 2008 Express.
- XNA Game Studio 2.0 and 12-month free academic membership in XNA Creators’ Club.
Microsoft designer tools:
- Expression Studio 2.
- including Web.
- Design and Media.
Microsoft platform resources:
- SQL Server 2008 Developer.
- SQL Server 2008 Express.
- Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition.
- Virtual PC 2007 and IT Academy Student Pass.