Technical Advisory Services
Get direct access to Microsoft Partner Technical Consultants through Technical Advisory Services (TAS) - an exclusive benefit for Microsoft Gold Certified Partners, Certified Partners in the Independent Software Vendor (ISV)/Software Solutions competency and Empower for ISVs members. TAS will help you maximise technical resources and find solutions to issues, so you can focus on your business.
TAS is designed to help you build, deploy and support cutting-edge infrastructure solutions. With help from its dedicated team, you can shorten your development cycles. Get your solutions to market faster. And reduce costs to help increase customer satisfaction and loyalty.
Contact TAS by Phone
Contact TAS by Email
TAS consultants provide answers to technical questions throughout the business cycle. You can receive:
  • Recommendations about solutions and development best practices.
  • Upgrade, migration and deployment guidance for Microsoft products and solutions.
  • Consultative assistance during TAS events and one-on-one engagements.
If you're an ISV/Software Solutions partner, you can expect:
  • Development advice, including ad hoc and best-practice recommendations.
  • Code samples that demonstrate how to use or access Microsoft technologies and use the feature/function call sequence.
  • Architecture and design guidance reviews
Partner Level and Competency or Programme Membership
Service Hours Per Membership Year
Microsoft Gold Certified Partners
40 hours
Microsoft Certified Partners in the ISV/Software Solutions competency
15 hours
Registered Members in the Microsoft Empower for ISVs programme
10 hours
Purchasing Additional Hours
All Partner Programme members - including those who do not receive Technical Advisory Services through their Partner Programme or Microsoft Competency benefits - can purchase TAS hours at any time. Contact your local TAS team for details.
How to Access
For Technical Advisory Services (TAS), speak direct to a Partner Technical Consultant via telephone on: +44 (0) 844 800 6006, Option 4.
Or contact TAS by email.