imageWith the rise of cloud computing and the use of cloud services, customers need trusted advisors to help them understand which solutions are right for their businesses. Earning a Microsoft Sales Specialist or Presales Technical Specialist accreditation in workloads that have a cloud component can help you do this, as well as deliver these solutions faster, and enable your partner organization to achieve a Microsoft Partner Network competency.

When you become a Specialist in one or more of the featured cloud workloads listed below before the new year, you will be entered into one of these exciting prize drawings.* Game ends December 31. Official rules.

Prize entry level Entered to win
Bronze level
(pass one assessment)
$100 Microsoft store gift card
Silver level
(pass two assessments)
$500 Microsoft store gift card
Gold level
(pass three assessments)
$1,000 Microsoft store gift card

How to get started

  1. Navigate to the desired cloud-related Sales Specialist or Presales Technical Specialist learning path below.
  2. Take the desired training to prepare for the assessment.
  3. Take the assessment. Passing the assessment automatically enters you into the sweepstakes.
  4. Within 24 hours of passing the assessment, you will be able to download your badge to highlight your accreditation.

imageFeatured Sales Specialist Accreditations

Communications

Messaging

Small Business

Private Cloud, Management, and Virtualization

Server Platform

imageFeatured Presales Technical Specialist Accreditations

Communications

Customer Relationship Management

Messaging

Private Cloud, Management, and Virtualization

*No purchase necessary. Open only to authorized representatives of companies actively enrolled in the Microsoft Partner Network who are US residents (including Washington, DC), age 18 years and older. Game ends December 31, 2013.  Official rules.