Partners: What's Important to You?
Tell us what your top tasks are when doing business with Cisco.
Join an Award-Winning Partner Program
The Cisco Channel Partner Program offers you the solutions, training, tools and support to set you and your customer apart from the competition.
Become a Master Cloud Builder
Expand your data center and cloud opportunities while you increase profitability.
Capture New Market Opportunities
Get started with the new Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Program.
Partner Program Overview
The Cisco Channel Partner Program provides many ways to differentiate your business and drive growth and profitability for your company. The following will provide you a high level overview of the benefits of the programs available to you to succeed in today's market.
Become a Cisco Registered Partner To take advantage of all the benefits of a Cisco partnership, the first thing you need to do is register. Cisco Distributors can also help you with the registration process. Find a distributor in your geography.
Resale Channel Program Overview
Get an overview of the value partners can receive by participating in the Resale Channel Program.
Cloud and Managed Services Program
Learn about the Cloud and Managed Services Program (CMSP) and how it enables you to compete and differentiate yourself on value created for your customers. Find out about CMSP and its unique requirements, service designations, and rewards.
Partner Relationship Categories:
Certified Partners must achieve one or more technology specializations, surpass customer satisfaction standards, and provide presales and post-sales support capabilities.
Leaders in a large and growing market that delivers efficient, cost effective, and reliable managed networks, Cisco Cloud and Managed Service Providers help customers focus on the core aspects of their business.
Cisco Specialized Partners have mastered a structured training regimen and proven their acumen in an assessment process and can go on to qualify as a Cisco Certified Partner.
The Cisco Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) Program develops global market opportunities for advanced and emerging technology solutions through qualified Cisco channel partners while ensuring high customer satisfaction.
Cisco Registered Partners enjoy access to a wide variety of Cisco channel partner tools and are eligible to apply for Cisco certifications and specializations.
By becoming a Cisco partner, you can:
- Gain credibility: Capitalize on the Cisco brand, which commands recognition and respect in the marketplace.
- Acquire credentials: Market your certified Cisco expertise as a competitive differentiator to customers.
- Catch the momentum: Join the value-add partner program that is setting the pace in the industry.
- Reap rewards: Team with the best to add value for customers and drive growth and profitability with Cisco.
- Strengthen your relationship with Cisco and its sales organization: Position your company to take advantage of more sales opportunities than ever before.