Partners react to Microsoft withdrawing Software Assurance benefits

Marian McHugh
clock
Partners react to Microsoft withdrawing Software Assurance benefits

Deployment Planning Services and training vouchers among benefits to be withdrawn from February 2020

Microsoft is "risking the wrath" of channel partners again after quietly announcing changes to its Software Assurance benefits. The vendor will scrap its Deployment Planning Services (DPS) from February...

To continue reading this article...

Join CRN

  • Enjoy full access to channelweb.co.uk - the UK’s top news source for the IT channel
  • Gain the latest insights through market analysis and interviews with channel leaders
  • Stay on top of key trends with the Insider weekly newsletter curated by CRN’s editor
  • Be the first to hear about our industry leading events and awards programmes

 

Join now

 

Already a CRN member?

Log in

More on Vendor

AWS reorganises partner programme into five different paths

AWS reorganises partner programme into five different paths

AWS announced the changes at its re:Invent conference, claiming they will provide partners with a 'more streamlined experience'

clock 30 November 2021 • 2 min read
PC shipments rose by 21 per cent in Western Europe during Q3 - Canalys

PC shipments rose by 21 per cent in Western Europe during Q3 - Canalys

HP regained the top spot after three quarters in second position by shipping 4.4 million units

clock 29 November 2021 • 1 min read
'We've been pushing for partners to do more services' - Forcepoint's EMEA SVP on recent programme changes

'We've been pushing for partners to do more services' - Forcepoint's EMEA SVP on recent programme changes

Myles Bray speaks to CRN about the introduction of a titanium tier to its partner programme and why partners should focus on services

clock 29 November 2021 • 2 min read