Cloud Platform

Capitalize on the growing demand for infrastructure and software as a service (SaaS) solutions built on Microsoft Azure. Differentiate your business and you’ll be eligible for Signature Cloud Support, Microsoft Azure internal-use software licenses, and more.

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View your competency status to stay on track of all your active and in-progress competencies.

 

Microsoft products associated with this competency

 

Choose the right option for you

Every partner has their own ways of achieving success. Find your way with the option that aligns to your capabilities and business focus. Then obtain this competency by showcasing those unique abilities, completing your organization’s profile, and paying the fee.

This competency has options available in these categories:

Performance

Prove your ability to meet performance goals, train individuals, and put your product knowledge to use.

Certified IP

Test your product or application to ensure it’s ready for a Microsoft platform.

Benefits

Silver

Gold

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Access Microsoft Azure bulk credits for internal-use. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table. US$6,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
US$12,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Access Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise with MSDN subscriptions (includes Xamarin – Mobile Application Development Platform) internal-use software licenses. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table. 5 licenses
25 licenses
Unlimited Signature Cloud Support
Eligibility for Azure Consumption Incentives. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for the Microsoft Managed Reseller Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for the Microsoft Hosting Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for Azure Deployment Planning Services. Learn more about AZDPS.
Premium priority Microsoft Referrals placement
Concierge engagement to help maximize MPN benefits
Eligibility to deploy certain on-premises, internal-use software on Microsoft Azure. Learn more about IUR Mobility.

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Silver
Gold
Access Microsoft Azure bulk credits for internal-use. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table.
Silver US$6,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Gold US$12,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Access Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise with MSDN subscriptions (includes Xamarin – Mobile Application Development Platform) internal-use software licenses. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table.
Silver 5 licenses
Gold 25 licenses
Unlimited Signature Cloud Support
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for Azure Consumption Incentives. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for the Microsoft Managed Reseller Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for the Microsoft Hosting Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for Azure Deployment Planning Services. Learn more about AZDPS.
Silver
Gold
Premium priority Microsoft Referrals placement
Silver
Gold
Concierge engagement to help maximize MPN benefits
Silver
Gold
Eligibility to deploy certain on-premises, internal-use software on Microsoft Azure. Learn more about IUR Mobility.
Silver
Gold

Stay tuned. The Certified IP options are not yet available.

Stay tuned. The Certified IP options are not yet available.

Benefits

Silver

Gold

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Access Microsoft Azure bulk credits for internal-use. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table. US$6,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
US$12,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Access Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise with MSDN subscriptions (includes Xamarin – Mobile Application Development Platform) internal-use software licenses. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table. 5 licenses
25 licenses
Unlimited Signature Cloud Support
Eligibility for Azure Consumption Incentives. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for the Microsoft Managed Reseller Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for the Microsoft Hosting Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Eligibility for Azure Deployment Planning Services. Learn more about AZDPS.
Premium priority Microsoft Referrals placement
Concierge engagement to help maximize MPN benefits
Eligibility to deploy certain on-premises, internal-use software on Microsoft Azure. Learn more about IUR Mobility.

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Silver
Gold
Access Microsoft Azure bulk credits for internal-use. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table.
Silver US$6,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Gold US$12,000 Azure credit per enrollment year

(in addition to US$100 monthly Azure credit from the competency core)
Access Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise with MSDN subscriptions (includes Xamarin – Mobile Application Development Platform) internal-use software licenses. For additional internal-use rights benefits, please refer to the competency benefits table.
Silver 5 licenses
Gold 25 licenses
Unlimited Signature Cloud Support
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for Azure Consumption Incentives. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for the Microsoft Managed Reseller Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for the Microsoft Hosting Incentive. Learn more about these incentives.
Silver
Gold
Eligibility for Azure Deployment Planning Services. Learn more about AZDPS.
Silver
Gold
Premium priority Microsoft Referrals placement
Silver
Gold
Concierge engagement to help maximize MPN benefits
Silver
Gold
Eligibility to deploy certain on-premises, internal-use software on Microsoft Azure. Learn more about IUR Mobility.
Silver
Gold

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