Benefits for New Zealand ISV Partners


Gold Certified Partners – more information


·         Microsoft Gold Certified Partners receive Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Developers with an MSDN Premium Subscription, at no additional charge.


·         Ten user licenses for the development and testing environment are included.


·         Gold Certified Partners can purchase licenses for any Visual Studio edition with an MSDN Premium Subscription at 20% off the regular Open License price.


Certified Partners – more information


·         Microsoft Certified Partners receive Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Professional Edition with an MSDN Premium Subscription, at no additional charge.


·         Five user licenses for the development and testing environment are included.


·         Certified Partners can purchase licenses for any Visual Studio edition with an MSDN Premium Subscription at 20% off the regular Open License price.


ISV/Software Solutions Competency


·         The following benefits are available to partners who have attained the ISV/Software Solutions competency:
 


·         Additional Internal-Use Licenses


·         When you attain the ISV/Software Solutions competency, you are granted additional Microsoft licenses for internal use and training purposes.


·         Additional MSDN Software Licenses


Get additional MSDN Universal software licenses when you attain the ISV/Software Solutions competency. Some of the additional benefits include:


·         Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2005


·         Microsoft Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2005 Client Access Licenses (CALs)


·         Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Team Edition for Software Developers with MSDN Premium Subscription


ISV/Software Solutions Competency Logo


Showcase your expertise by adding the ISV/Software Solutions competency to your Microsoft Certified Partner logo on partner-branded marketing materials. These logos let potential customers know that your company has a significant level of industry experience providing services, software, or support for Microsoft technologies