At Professional Developers Conference 2009 (PDC09), Microsoft announced Pinpoint will evolve to become a marketplace that supports the full sales and delivery life cycle, including purchase, fulfillment and post-sale business services. This will provide a complete e-commerce solution for developers, easy delivery and customer access management, and integrated customer relationship management.
Pinpoint is where business customers find Microsoft partners.
Companies listed on Pinpoint are part of the Microsoft Partner Network. Applications listed on Pinpoint must be built on or work with Microsoft technologies. They can be distributed and delivered as on-premises, hosted, downloadable or shrink-wrapped programs. These include Windows client and server and Windows Azure applications.
Pinpoint is the largest directory of qualified IT providers and their software solutions built on Microsoft technologies,
Today, you can list your application on Pinpoint. Your succinct, well-written Pinpoint profile can significantly increase the likelihood of making important customer connections on Pinpoint.
For more information about how to get started, see Microsoft Pinpoint Get Listed.
If you have your application listed in Front Runner, you can get assistance in writing up your Pinpoint listing.
Bruce D. Kyle
ISV Architect Evangelist | Microsoft Corporation