More than 30,000 Smartphone Software Developer Kits have been delivered since the product's launch in October 2002. Now, Microsoft is making the kit available to members of the Microsoft Mobile Solutions Partner Program (MSPP), the company's fastest-growing partner program, which provides new technical, marketing and business development benefits. Members of the MSPP can add to the more than 100 certified applications for the Windows Powered Smartphone. More information on MSPP membership details can be found at http://microsoft.com/mobile/partners.
The Smartphone SDK provides developers worldwide with the resources necessary to develop, test and deploy innovative wireless applications for the Microsoft Windows Powered Smartphone. The kit includes a special precommercial Smartphone and accessories along with the Microsoft Mobile Development Toolkit CD, containing access to all the development tools, technologies and resources that a developer will need to start building Smartphone applications immediately. In addition, the kit will include information regarding Mobile2Market, a comprehensive program designed to assist developers with the logo certification and market delivery of Smartphone and Pocket PC applications. More information on Mobile2Market can be found at .