Guinness Enterprise Centre and Microsoft launch Ireland’s first software start-up cluster

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The GEC and Microsoft today announced the launch of the GEC software development cluster for start-up and early phase software development companies.

  • GEC establishes the only Microsoft BizSpark cluster in Ireland
  • It is Ireland’s first 360 degree BizSpark start-up facility
  • Spaces available for only six companies in the first phase
  • Accepted companies will be provided with development facilities in addition to the existing benefits available through the BizSpark programme – access to software, enterprise support services and potential access to finance.