Q: How does ISV Success this relate to competencies and specializations?
A: Competencies and new the Solutions Partner designations are primarily designed for Services Partners. However, ISVs that find value in these programs are welcome to pursue them. Gold and Silver competencies were retired on September 30, 2022. Starting on October 3, 2022, Solutions Partner designations are available for partners to attain. To learn more about the timeline for these changes, please visit the Microsoft partner website.