Microsoft Certified Solution Provider (MCSP)

Definition of Microsoft Certified Solution Provider (MCSP) in The Network Encyclopedia.

What is MCSP (Microsoft Certified Solution Provider)?

A business that is enrolled in a Microsoft program that helps businesses provide customers with Microsoft networking, system integration, application development, and training solutions. Microsoft Certified Solution Providers (MCSPs) have expertise in Microsoft products and services as well as third-party products and technologies.

Benefits of belonging to the MCSP program include early access to new Microsoft products, Microsoft business development tools, technical information, and membership in a worldwide network of MCSPs. An alternative channel for organizations who cannot meet the MCSP program requirements is the Microsoft Direct Access (MSDA) program.