Grow your business, use your core benefits

When you join the Microsoft Partner Network, you receive a set of core benefits that can help you save time and money while you strengthen your capabilities, better serve customers, and build connections to reach your full business potential.

Core benefits

Core benefits are provided to all partners when they enroll or renew their membership in the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN). View the benefits below to make the most of your membership.


Develop

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support and connect with partners. Increase your knowledge of Microsoft products and services. Build new cloud workloads and apps.

Benefits

Regional Service Center

Action Pack
Silver
Gold

The Regional Service Center (RSC) is available to answer your MPN questions. Start a Chat session with a live agent from most MPN pages or stop by Get Support.

Benefits Partner Support Community
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support for Microsoft engineers as part of your Microsoft Partner Network benefits. You can also connect with other partners and answer questions. In order to post questions to Partner Support Community, you must be signed in with your Microsoft account.

Benefits

Regional Service Center

Action Pack
Silver
Gold

The Regional Service Center (RSC) is available to answer your MPN questions. Start a Chat session with a live agent from most MPN pages or stop by Get Support.

Benefits Partner Support Community
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support for Microsoft engineers as part of your Microsoft Partner Network benefits. You can also connect with other partners and answer questions. In order to post questions to Partner Support Community, you must be signed in with your Microsoft account.

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Market

Differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and connect with new customers.

Benefits Microsoft Competency Logo
Action Pack No
Silver Silver Logo
Gold Gold Logo

Create your own logo to differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and get more of the customer recognition you deserve.

Benefits Marketing listing in Microsoft Referrals
Action Pack Standard
Silver Prioritized listing and competency designation
Gold Prioritized listing and competency designation

The Microsoft Partner Marketing Center offers partners customizable marketing material and lead generation services that help drive revenue, expand customer reach, and save time. Use the Partner Marketing Center to view material such as digital assets, campaign materials, and customizable templates.

Benefits Microsoft Competency Logo
Action Pack No
Silver Silver Logo
Gold Gold Logo

Create your own logo to differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and get more of the customer recognition you deserve.

Benefits Marketing listing in Microsoft Referrals
Action Pack Standard
Silver Prioritized listing and competency designation
Gold Prioritized listing and competency designation

The Microsoft Partner Marketing Center offers partners customizable marketing material and lead generation services that help drive revenue, expand customer reach, and save time. Use the Partner Marketing Center to view material such as digital assets, campaign materials, and customizable templates.

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Grow

Earn eligibility for sales incentives, promotions, and special offers to help you drive revenue.

Benefits Microsoft Partner Incentives
Silver Licensing, solution, and cloud
Gold Licensing, solutions, and cloud

Whether you are doing business in the cloud, on-premises, or somewhere in between, Microsoft Partner Incentives support partner profitability and growth. The Microsoft incentives portfolio includes items such as enterprise licensing, Surface Incentives, and more.

Benefits Microsoft Partner Incentives
Silver Licensing, solution, and cloud
Gold Licensing, solutions, and cloud

Whether you are doing business in the cloud, on-premises, or somewhere in between, Microsoft Partner Incentives support partner profitability and growth. The Microsoft incentives portfolio includes items such as enterprise licensing, Surface Incentives, and more.

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Resources

Use payment solutions to help customers acquire your Microsoft solutions. Optimize your sales process and generate quotes. Take advantage of customizable marketing materials and lead generation services.

Benefits Microsoft Payment Solutions
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Utilize payment solutions to help qualified customers acquire your Microsoft solutions while conserving cash reserves or existing credit lines for other business priorities.

Benefits Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing
Action Pack Access
Silver Access
Gold Access

Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing is an online, self-service resource that can help you recommend Microsoft products and solutions to your Microsoft Volume Licensing customers, optimize your sales process, and generate quotes.

Benefits Microsoft Payment Solutions
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Utilize payment solutions to help qualified customers acquire your Microsoft solutions while conserving cash reserves or existing credit lines for other business priorities.

Benefits Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing
Action Pack Access
Silver Access
Gold Access

Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing is an online, self-service resource that can help you recommend Microsoft products and solutions to your Microsoft Volume Licensing customers, optimize your sales process, and generate quotes.

Core requirements

Membership opportunities have an individual set of core requirements designed to closely align with customer needs. For each opportunity, your company must fulfill these minimum requirements.

Summary

Details

Action Pack

Silver

Gold

Membership Annual investment
Partner profile Complete a partner profile
Customer evidence Customer references 3 5
Business assessments Business-focused competency assessments 1 2
Technical credentials Technology professional(s) must pass the technical exam assessment or both 1 2
Membership
Details Annual investment
Action Pack
Silver
Gold
Partner profile
Details Complete a partner profile
Action Pack
Silver
Gold
Customer evidence
Details Customer references
Action Pack
Silver 3
Gold 5
Business assessments
Details Business-focused competency assessments
Action Pack
Silver 1
Gold 2
Technical credentials
Details Technology professional(s) must pass the technical exam assessment or both
Action Pack
Silver 1
Gold 2

Core benefits

Core benefits are provided to all partners when they enroll or renew their membership in the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN). View the benefits below to make the most of your membership.


Develop

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support and connect with partners. Increase your knowledge of Microsoft products and services. Build new cloud workloads and apps.

Benefits

Regional Service Center

Action Pack
Silver
Gold

The Regional Service Center (RSC) is available to answer your MPN questions. Start a Chat session with a live agent from most MPN pages or stop by Get Support.

Benefits Partner Support Community
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support for Microsoft engineers as part of your Microsoft Partner Network benefits. You can also connect with other partners and answer questions. In order to post questions to Partner Support Community, you must be signed in with your Microsoft account.

Benefits

Regional Service Center

Action Pack
Silver
Gold

The Regional Service Center (RSC) is available to answer your MPN questions. Start a Chat session with a live agent from most MPN pages or stop by Get Support.

Benefits Partner Support Community
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Access unlimited, no-cost technical support for Microsoft engineers as part of your Microsoft Partner Network benefits. You can also connect with other partners and answer questions. In order to post questions to Partner Support Community, you must be signed in with your Microsoft account.

Back to top

Market

Differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and connect with new customers.

Benefits Microsoft Competency Logo
Action Pack No
Silver Silver Logo
Gold Gold Logo

Create your own logo to differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and get more of the customer recognition you deserve.

Benefits Marketing listing in Microsoft Referrals
Action Pack Standard
Silver Prioritized listing and competency designation
Gold Prioritized listing and competency designation

The Microsoft Partner Marketing Center offers partners customizable marketing material and lead generation services that help drive revenue, expand customer reach, and save time. Use the Partner Marketing Center to view material such as digital assets, campaign materials, and customizable templates.

Benefits Microsoft Competency Logo
Action Pack No
Silver Silver Logo
Gold Gold Logo

Create your own logo to differentiate your business as a Microsoft Partner and get more of the customer recognition you deserve.

Benefits Marketing listing in Microsoft Referrals
Action Pack Standard
Silver Prioritized listing and competency designation
Gold Prioritized listing and competency designation

The Microsoft Partner Marketing Center offers partners customizable marketing material and lead generation services that help drive revenue, expand customer reach, and save time. Use the Partner Marketing Center to view material such as digital assets, campaign materials, and customizable templates.

Back to top

Grow

Earn eligibility for sales incentives, promotions, and special offers to help you drive revenue.

Benefits Microsoft Partner Incentives
Silver Licensing, solution, and cloud
Gold Licensing, solutions, and cloud

Whether you are doing business in the cloud, on-premises, or somewhere in between, Microsoft Partner Incentives support partner profitability and growth. The Microsoft incentives portfolio includes items such as enterprise licensing, Surface Incentives, and more.

Benefits Microsoft Partner Incentives
Silver Licensing, solution, and cloud
Gold Licensing, solutions, and cloud

Whether you are doing business in the cloud, on-premises, or somewhere in between, Microsoft Partner Incentives support partner profitability and growth. The Microsoft incentives portfolio includes items such as enterprise licensing, Surface Incentives, and more.

Back to top

Resources

Use payment solutions to help customers acquire your Microsoft solutions. Optimize your sales process and generate quotes. Take advantage of customizable marketing materials and lead generation services.

Benefits Microsoft Payment Solutions
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Utilize payment solutions to help qualified customers acquire your Microsoft solutions while conserving cash reserves or existing credit lines for other business priorities.

Benefits Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing
Action Pack Access
Silver Access
Gold Access

Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing is an online, self-service resource that can help you recommend Microsoft products and solutions to your Microsoft Volume Licensing customers, optimize your sales process, and generate quotes.

Benefits Microsoft Payment Solutions
Action Pack
Silver
Gold

Utilize payment solutions to help qualified customers acquire your Microsoft solutions while conserving cash reserves or existing credit lines for other business priorities.

Benefits Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing
Action Pack Access
Silver Access
Gold Access

Microsoft LicenseWise for Volume Licensing is an online, self-service resource that can help you recommend Microsoft products and solutions to your Microsoft Volume Licensing customers, optimize your sales process, and generate quotes.