2014 Network Connectivity Partner Program Guide



Cisco Systems

Program: Cloud and Managed Service Program (CMSP)

170 West Tasman Drive
San Jose, CA, 95134, US
(408) 526-4000

URL:
http://www.cisco.com/

Program URL:
http://www.cisco.com/web/partners/pr11/mscp/index.html

Program Description:
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Information about Cisco can be found at http://www.cisco.com.

Program Highlights:
The Cloud and Managed Services Program (CMSP) is designed to enable Managed Services providers, Cloud Providers and Cloud Services Resellers deliver innovative and validated Cisco Powered services to solve their customers' business needs. This program reflects Cisco's strategy to be partner-centric and to enable providers and resellers. Tiered partner levels (Master, Advanced, Express) make it easy to enter the program and increase levels of expertise and benefits, based on customer and business needs. CMSP offers partners financial rewards, branding, and go-to-market support. The Cisco Powered Services designation is built upon a foundation of superior service, security, and 24-hour support. This allows our customers to connect with confidence. Cisco Powered services are offered globally by the world's leading service providers and resellers. These designations indicate that the cloud or managed service meets the highest Cisco user-experience standards, as reviewed and validated by a third-party.

Program Manager:
Arjun Lahiri
Senior Manager, Cloud & Ecosystem Group, Worldwide Partner Organization at Cisco
alahiri@cisco.com
408-853-4048