Windows 8
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Windows 8

Windows 8.1

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Grow your business with Windows 8.1
Become a Windows 8.1 solutions capabilities expert and your business can earn any or all of the following Microsoft Partner Network competencies:



What you need to know

With Windows 8.1, users can be productive and connected even while mobile, on devices built to address their business needs. Windows 8.1 provides increased options for IT to secure and manage mobile devices, even in bring your own device (BYOD) scenarios.

Windows 8.1 campaigns and resources

Your competency benefits provide access to the latest Windows resources such as sales campaigns, feature devices lists, training, and other initiatives to enable your business and customers to get modern.
  • Help your enterprise customers speed deployment and build apps by taking advantage of the Windows Accelerate Program.
  • Small and medium businesses can show customers the benefits of a modern business through the Get2Modern and Take a Closer Look campaigns.
  • Leverage the TouchWins program to drive new revenue with Windows devices
  • Use the Windows mobility resources to show customers how users can be productive across devices in a secure and managed way.

Explore all resources


Use the following licensing resource kit to help your customers find the best Windows 8.1 licensing options to suit their business needs:

Windows 8.1 partner licensing resource kit

Windows 8.1 Enterprise Sideloading FAQ

Windows 8.1 Enterprise Licensing Overview presentation

Windows 8.1 resources

  • Demos and downloads
  • Explore the broad range of demos and downloadable software to get the most from Windows 8.1.
  • Social networks

  • Connect with the Microsoft Partner Network