Software Value Plus
What is IBM Software Value Plus? - IBM offers distribution models for maximizing your profits by reselling IBM Software, based on your clients' needs and your investment in skills.
IBM Software Value Plus organizes all IBM Software Group products into open products and the authorized portfolio.
All IBM Business Partners may resell these through the Passport Advantage program.
IBM Business Partners who have obtained authorization through Software Value Plus may resell authorized products.
Rewards Business Partners who invest in skills and high value solutions.
- Business value in becoming an authorized Business Partner in IBM Software Value Plus.
"The Software Value Plus Program is IBM Software Group's most innovative and customer focused initiative to date. By aligning customers with its most skilled partners like Ascendant Technology, IBM is reinforcing its commitment to customer value and to building a smarter planet." — Rob Thomas Vice President, Sales Ascendant Technology
Authorization to resell
Authorization to resell IBM Software products is achieved at the product group level. Use this list of IBM Software products (PDF, 1.0MB) to determine which business models are associated with the IBM Software products your company intends to sell.
Information for your client
Use these resources with your clients to demonstrate the benefits of IBM Software Value Plus to their business.