Amazon and Microsoft have teamed up to offer $5000 as a grand prize to the developer who builds the winning app for the contest. The app must be built using Visual Studio 2005 and Amazon Web Services. Judging is based on the following:
- Creativity of Application
The uniqueness of the idea or implementation.
- AWS Service Integration
The quality and extent to which the AWS services are integrated into the application as a whole.
- Commercial Appeal
The consumer or business value represented in the application, e.g., is there market appeal for the application?
- Fit and Polish
How good is the look and feel? How stable and robust is the application?