Save now! Take advantage of the Silver Small Business competency promotional fee of $1,760 – a 33% saving on the standard price - offer ends January 31st, 2014*.

Partner with Microsoft to grow your cloud practice; public, private or hybrid, with the competency designed specifically for cloud partners in the small business segment.

Join the elite: Silver competency holders represent the top 5% of Microsoft partners worldwide, making you eligible for benefits such as:

  • 20 Hours of Technical Presales and Advisory Services
    • Unlimited Technical Presales and Advisory assistance for deals >$3000USD
  • Internal Use Licenses to run your business
  • 5 MSDN subscriptions with Visual Studio 2013 Premium
  • Exclusive Silver Competency Logo
  • Priority listing in the Pinpoint marketplace
  • Coming February 2014 – 25 seats of Office 365 and Windows Intune, 15 seats of Dynamics CRM Online and $100 monthly Windows Azure credit
  • See more competency benefits

Competency requirements (see the full requirements here)

  1. Meet the exam requirements your way – see below for exam offers
    • One MCP that has completed two exams from the eligibility list
      • eg. One MCP completes Exams 74-325 (Office 365) and 70-410 (Windows Server 2012)
    • Two MCPs that have completed one exam each, from the eligibility list
      • eg. Two MCPs complete Exam 74-325 (Office 365)
  2. Pass the no-cost, online licensing assessment
  3. Pass the no-cost, online sales and marketing assessment
  4. Sign the Microsoft Online Services Partner Agreement (MOSPA)
  5. Collect three customer references
  6. Pay the Silver Small Business competency fee

Exam offers

Sydney Partners – Meet the competency exam requirements with an upcoming Ready Cert Go session: $150 for a 3/4 day instructor led exam preparation session + an exam voucher (RRP$206), lunch included:

Not in Sydney? Try the no cost online exam prep for Exam 74-325 on Microsoft Virtual Academy.

Questions? Suggestions? Looking for free exam vouchers to attain your competency? Shoot me an email!: maptocloud @ microsoft . com

*Partners currently enrolled in a Microsoft Silver or Gold competency, or those who have enrolled in a competency within the past 12 months, are not eligible for this pricing offer. See the competency requirements page for more.