Notice to SVP Authorized WebSphere Transformation Extender Business Partners
- WebSphere Transformation Extender (WTX) is moving to a different SVP Product Group
- Requirements for SVP authorization for WTX are changing
WebSphere Transformation Extender, currently in the WebSphere Core
Product Group, will be moved to IBM's Industry Solutions B2B Integration
Product Group effective 15 April 2013
Business Partners that are currently authorized to sell WTX, but are not
authorized to sell under the B2B Integration Product Group, will need
to become authorized by 15 April 2013
The requirement for authorization in the B2B Integration Product Group is to enroll and participate in:
- Value Advantage Plus or
- Software Value Incentive (SVI) requiring one B2B Sales Mastery and two B2B Technical Masteries.
The PartnerWorld link for the mastery materials is: http://www.ibm.com/partnerworld/partnertools/p.wss?cmd=ctt&country=BV&a=EC58TFHT99
The course numbers are 00M-237, 000-N01, 000-N02, and 000-N17.
Certifications for the B2B Integration Product Group may be viewed here
Any active certification noted for the B2B Integration Product Group
(listed under IBM Software) may be used to qualify for authorization.
Business Partners may work with their Value Added Distributor to fulfill
the enablement requirement. In addition, an IBM Business Partner
representative for the B2B and Commerce products will be available to
support your new authorization requirements.
This Product Group move will have no impact on WTX customers and their
WTX Business Partners can continue to sell WTX until
15 April 2013. After this date, only Business Partners who have achieved
the B2B Integration Product Group authorization will be able to sell