Bing Maps, previously known as Virtual Earth, is the mapping service provided by Microsoft.
In the same way as Google Maps, OpenLayers offers an
OpenLayers.Layer.Bing class, which brings us the possibility to add Bing imagery in our projects.
Bing Maps requires you to register as a consumer user. Once registered, you will get an API key needed to initialize the
OpenLayers.Layer.Bing layer and that will be used with every request to authenticate you against the Bing Maps service.
OpenLayers.Layer.Bing class does not act as a wrapper. Bing Maps ...