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Visio 2000 Product Family Now Available Via Microsoft Open, Select Licensing Programs and as Add-On to Enterprise Agreement

Microsoft Visio Line Yields Products and Services Add-On Opportunities For Channel Partners

REDMOND, Wash. - April 4, 2000

What: Effective immediately, the Visio 2000 product family is available via the Microsoft Open and Select licensing programs, and as an add-on to its Enterprise Agreement, making it easier for channel partners to add Visio to any Microsoft license agreement.

Microsoft Visio 2000 Enterprise Edition AutoDiscovery functionality automates documentation tasks for service providers, system integrators and information technology specialists who develop and maintain networks, databases, software applications and Web sites. This tool enables a services add-on sale.

Also of interest to Microsoft channel partners, Visio will take part in Microsoft Direct Access (MSDA) events to help channel partners learn the Visio product line more quickly.

Who: Microsoft Visio team

When: Available now

Why: Microsoft channel partners can now supplement their Office sales by offering customers a best-of-breed product to help knowledge workers communicate visually.



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