December 12, 2005 - ComponentOne and DiscountASP.NET today announced a strategic partnership providing all DiscountASP.NET customers with access to free components from ComponentOne and all new ComponentOne Studio for ASP.NET customers with free Web hosting from DiscountASP.NET. This partnership was created to provide ComponentOne and DiscountASP.NET customers with unprecedented access to free professional components and hosting services that support their development needs on the most powerful Web development platforms available – Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0 and the .NET Framework 2.0. These products and services are also available for ASP.NET 1.x and the .NET Framework 1.x.
This partnership provides customers who purchase the ComponentOne Studio for ASP.NET 2005 v3 subscription with the option to add a complimentary one-year Web hosting package from DiscountASP.NET. This package will include DiscountASP.NET’s award winning hosting features including 750 MB of disk space, 20 GB of monthly bandwidth, 50 e-mail boxes, 24/7 Technical Support, and much more. This free one-year hosting package is valued at over $120, and available to new ComponentOne Studio for ASP.NET subscribers at no cost. Customers who purchase ComponentOne Studio for ASP.NET will receive an e-mail following their purchase that will guide them through the process of accessing their free one-year hosting package including a link directly to the DiscountASP.NET Web page. For more information about this special offer for Studio for ASP.NET customers, visit www.componentone.com/discountasp.
“DiscountASP.NET is a top-notch, ASP.NET developer-focused Web hosting provider that we are pleased to have had the opportunity to partner with to offer our ASP.NET developers with an advantageous Web hosting solution,” said Gustavo Eydelsteyn, managing director of ComponentOne. “The combination of our award-winning products provides ASP.NET developers with a solution that empowers their application development and enhances their deployment experience on the new .NET Framework 2.0 or 1.x.”
DiscountASP.NET customers will also benefit from this partnership by receiving access to new and cutting-edge ASP.NET components from ComponentOne. All customers who purchase a Web hosting package from DiscountASP.NET will be given access to the latest release of ComponentOne WebMenus and WebBars for ASP.NET 2.0 and for ASP.NET 1.1. The 2005 v3 version of ComponentOne WebMenus and WebBars is a suite of components natively compiled for Visual Studio 2005 that allows developers to easily add sophisticated ASP.NET menus, toolbars and other cutting-edge navigation elements to ASP.NET 2.0 or 1.x applications. The new version adds an enhanced object model that includes two new components, C1WebTreeView and C1WebTabStrip, functionality not available in-the-box with Visual Studio 2005. Customers who purchase Web hosting from DiscountASP.NET will receive a promotion code and instructions on how to access their free ComponentOne components in their DiscountASP.NET control panel. For more information about this exclusive offer for DiscountASP.NET customers, visit http://www.discountasp.net/sp_componentone.aspx.
“DiscountASP.NET prides on itself on offering the latest ASP.NET technology to its customers. We feel that being one of the first hosts to offer ASP.NET 2.0 components clearly demonstrates our commitment to Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0 technology,” said Takeshi Eto, VP of Marketing at DiscountASP.NET. “In partnering with ComponentOne, we have partnered with a company that is clearly a leader in the Microsoft Visual Studio component industry and one that is focused on offering the most diverse set of tools and solutions to Microsoft web developers.”
ComponentOne is a premier provider of a diverse set of tools and solutions for software developers who work in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003, Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, Borland® C#Builder™, Delphi® for .NET Framework-based environments, and help authors who write and design help systems. The ComponentOne product line of authoring tools and solutions are used worldwide for ActiveX, the .NET Framework, Microsoft ASP.NET, mobile, and help. ComponentOne has received numerous industry and user accolades for their component tools, including awards from Info World, PC Magazine, Programmer’s Paradise, Software Development Magazine, SD Times, Vbxtras, Visual Studio Magazine, and Visual Systems Journal.
DiscountASP.NET is an award-winning innovative leader in advanced Microsoft Windows-based shared hosting, focused on providing the best value in ASP.NET web hosting and SQL database hosting. DiscountASP.NET is a Microsoft Certified Partner and featured ASP.NET Host in the Microsoft ASP.NET Hosting Advantage Program. The DiscountASP.NET web hosting plan includes instant activation, access to custom-built ASP.NET-powered control panels, web hosting on secure and reliable ASP.NET platforms where each website is hosted in its own isolated application pool, and access to many free ASP and ASP.NET components. Through strong word-of-mouth and their commitment to ASP.NET technology and innovation, DiscountASP.NET has become the choice for affordable and feature-rich ASP.NET web hosting. For more information about DiscountASP.NET: http://www.DiscountASP.NET.