MLS for Australia, MWS for New Zealand
"Microsoft Australia announced the local launch of MapPoint Web Service 3.5 with the bold guarantee of uptime of 99.9 percent.
Microsoft told delegates at the Tech Ed event in Canberra that they could guarantee the near 100 percent uptime or customers could be reimbursed five times the transactions missed."
Highlights from this article about MapPoint technology include the mention that MLS is planned to become available for Australia next year and that MWS may become available for New Zealand in six months.
Read the full article here.