Cisco Channel Partner Program
The Cisco Channel Partner Program consists of the following certifications:
A Gold partner should hold 4 architecture specializations and meet a number of additional requirements.
A Premier partner should hold 1 architecture specialization OR should have two unique CCNA certified individuals and hold 1 Express specialization. In addition the partner should meet a number of additional requirements.
A Select partner should hold 1 Express specialization
Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) Program
An ATP Program is only accessible for partners that have been invited by Cisco. A Cisco partner that wishes to achieve an ATP certification should have a number of certified employees and should meet a number of additional requirements.
With years of experience managing channel partner programs Fast Lane have developed and constructed CertiTool: a unique database that allows us to look after and manage your certification requirements in order to maintain, or achieve a desired partner status.
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Written by Herman Goedman, Business Manager Cisco