If you haven't yet seen it, check out this article on the launch of Big Red Cloud, a great local Windows Azure Partner success story - http://www.siliconrepublic.com/careers/item/29367-big-red-book-launches-big-r/
We're hoping that many of you who attended our Roadshow events last week are already thinking of how you can leverage the Windows Azure platform to expand your own business and we definitely hope you've signed up for the free trial at http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/.
Even if you don't think there's an immediate fit with your business though, you might want to consider the opportunity to resell Big Red Cloud yourself. If you're interested, see the below offer to Microsoft Partners from Marc O'Dwyer CEO of Big Red Cloud:
"Big red cloud is the online version of the very popular big red book accounts software. Simple and easy to use, big red cloud is suitable for any type of business. With an already established customer base of in excess of 35,000 businesses here in Ireland, big red cloud is set to be a market leader in the online accounting market. Hosted on Microsoft Azure, this product has been developed from the ground up, using the very latest technology available specifically for a Cloud environment.
Big red cloud’s development team worked very closely with the MIcrosoft team in producing a very fast, reliable and secure Accounting solution for the SME sector. With export to excel and emailing of invoices and statements there is direct links with other Microsoft products.
Big red cloud is available to Microsoft partners to sell as another solution for your customers. With a 20% commission in year one, 10% in year two and 5% in year three it gives a small but consistent additional contribution to your bottom line.
Big red cloud starts at €25 per month for multi user, single Company, with free access for the users Accountant. Alternatively the annual charge is €250 or a three year option at €750 which includes a free tablet pc. All prices are plus vat.
To find out more contact either Marc (01 2048301) or Catherine (01 2048325)"