What are the Eligibility Requirements for the OEM Reseller Incentive

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There are two types of Reseller Incentives based on what type of unit you can sell—Software Incentives, and Device Incentives. Also, a threshold determines if the purchased reseller unit will be eligible for the incentives, and the unit is determined by 2 Tiers (Tier 1 and Tier 2) and the Market Type. To be eligible for the OEM Reseller Incentive, the following requirements need to be met by both Tier 1 and Tier 2 resellers.

·         Be registered in the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN).

·         Based on the market, meet the 6-month purchase requirements of eligible software licenses purchased from Authorized OEM Distributors and OEM Channel Distributors.

·         To be a Tier 1 reseller, meet on the following technical requirements.

1.        Active or Qualified status in the Silver or Gold Competency.

2.        Have a PC or Server that has passed the Windows Hardware Certification.

3.        Have a Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) status by employing or contracting with an individual who has passed the MPN Device Selling Assessment or MCP exams on http://microsoft.com/learning.

Tier 1 and Tier 2 Purchased Requirements for Software Incentives



Tier 1 and Tier 2 Purchased Requirements for Device Incentives



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