Showcase your organization's capabilities and proven experience implementing comprehensive protection across your customers' Microsoft Azure, hybrid, and multicloud environments by earning the Cloud Security advanced specialization.
As the use of cloud services continues to grow, cyber risks and threats continue to evolve. There has been a 27 percent increase in cloud and SaaS threats over the last year alone,1 and 52 percent of customers cite data security concerns as a barrier to cloud expansion.2 Attacks are more frequent, more sophisticated, and more costly than ever, and it's likely the trend will continue.
Partners who earn an advanced specialization will have a customer-facing label displayed on their business profile page and be prioritized in customer searches in the Microsoft Solution Provider Finder.
Learn more about advanced specializations.
How do I apply?
Only administrators of an organization’s Microsoft partner account can submit an application for the Cloud Security advanced specialization on behalf of the organization. If you have the appropriate role and access, you can apply by signing into Partner Center and navigating to your Partner Center dashboard > Competencies > Advanced Specialization.