Development tools for your competitive edge

Whether you offer IP services or build applications, we offer two affordable annual subscriptions that provide software, technical support and training to turn your big idea into reality.

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Move your cloud business forward with Microsoft Action Pack

Action Pack offers software, support, and benefits for businesses that want to begin, build, and grow their Microsoft practice in a cloud-first, mobile-first world. Sell approximately two times more cloud volume than network members with a robust set of software that offers:

  • Dedicated support so you can confidently serve your customers’ needs
  • Marketing resources that provide ready-to-go campaigns and guidance
  • Comprehensive insights and business planning tools
  • Cloud-focused training

Take your app from idea to market with ISV Starter Kit

ISV Starter Kit provides the technical tools that development companies need to design, develop, and test new apps or migrate an existing app to the cloud, as well as resources to help take that app to market. Benefits include:

  • USD1,200 annual Azure bulk credits
  • 10 licenses of the following:
    • Office 365 E3, SQL Server 2017 Standard, Dynamics 365 Plan 1
  • 5 licenses of the following: 
    • Visual Studio Professional, Power BI Pro, Microsoft Intune
  • Technical training to help your team build its skills on Microsoft solutions
  • Access to technical services, including 1:1 app development consultations and on-demand Dev Chat
  • Go-to-market resources, like marketplace preparation guidelines and templates

Coming calendar year 2018 Q3: Build your practice as a Microsoft training provider with the Learning Action Pack

This action pack, which is designed to support partners looking to provide training services, offers discounts on courseware marketplace and benefits to help partners become experts across various Microsoft product lines.

Benefits include:

  • Classroom and online training licenses
  • USD1,200 Azure bulk credit annually, as well as dev and test licenses across multiple Microsoft products (Windows 10 Learning Virtual Hard Disk (VHD), Office 365 E3, Visual Studio Professional, Windows 10 SQL Server 2017 Standard and CALs, Windows Server 2016 Essentials and Client Access Licenses, Dynamics 365)
  • Dedicated support so you can confidently serve your customers’ needs
  • Access to official Microsoft learning products and assets
  • Discounts on Courseware Marketplace

This action pack is only available in the partner dashboard. If you haven’t received an invitation to the dashboard, download the Membership Account Set Up Guide to get ready.

If you are an expert in providing Microsoft training services and would like to attain a silver or gold competency, please view the list of available competencies that offer the learning option here.

Our partnership grows with you

As you successfully sell and deploy cloud solutions, showcase your expertise to customers with earned cloud competencies. You will also gain additional benefits, such as unlimited cloud technical support and incentives. Discover our performance-based competencies and how they meet key business needs.

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