'Microsoft seems further removed from the coalface than they have ever been in my opinion' - partners react to changes in the Microsoft Cloud Partner Program

CPI has reached out to partners to get a snap verdict on the new Microsoft partner program shake-up now it has become reality as of October 3

Kelsey Rees
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'Microsoft seems further removed from the coalface than they have ever been in my opinion' - partners react to changes in the Microsoft Cloud Partner Program

This week the controversial changes to Microsoft's partner program officially came into play for channel partners, a move which has been dubbed the biggest shake-up in the Microsoft partner ecosystem for over a decade.  The announcement of the new Microsoft Cloud Partner Program (MCCP) was met with backlash amongst the vendor's 400,000 partner roster who criticised the revamp which saw the Silver and Gold-level certification badges scrapped. The rebranded program, previously the Microso...

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