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Improving your partner experience

We heard your feedback, and we’re making updates to the partner experience. See what’s new and what’s coming soon.


A streamlined and unified way to work with us

The enhanced partner experience lets partners manage their entire relationship with Microsoft—from membership to referrals to the Cloud Solution Provider program and more—all in one place.

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Reach more customers

Consolidated referrals and profiles make acquiring customers easier—now with LinkedIn integration.

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Grow your capabilities

Take advantage of new tools for revealing customer insights and service offerings for resellers.

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Partnership made simple

We streamlined partner interactions—from sign-in to day-to-day work with Microsoft—so you can focus on your business.

How do I get started?

Follow these steps to take advantage of the partner experience updates as they become available.

Build an account

If you haven’t already, set up your Partner Center account. This will be the foundation of your experience with Microsoft.

Build your profile

Next, complete your marketing profile. This increases your visibility with customers and lets you access referrals.

Become a CSP indirect Reseller

Managing your CSP relationship with providers and customers is built in this experience, with improvements to help you increase capabilities.

Accessing the experience

Some partners have already been invited to the membership experience preview, and all partners are being invited on a rolling basis. Invitations will be sent as renewal dates approach for those who will be invited to move their membership into the new experience. When you are invited, you should expect to receive both an email and a notification in PMC. Worried you missed your invite? You can check your notifications in PMC.

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MPN Evolution

Review the changes to the competencies program announced last year—including a number of competencies being retired.

Get the details

Program Archive

Review previous partner news program announcements about benefits, requirements, competencies, and more. Please note, this information is no longer being updated.