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Join PartnerWorld

Why join IBM PartnerWorld?

When you team with IBM, you are better equipped to uncover opportunity and find new avenues of growth to satisfy client requirements for innovative, end-to-end solutions and serve as their trusted, strategic Business partner.

Highlights

Join PartnerWorld as an employee of a registered company or register your company for a new membership.


Join your company's registered membership

Add yourself or another employee to your company's membership

An IBM ID is a single ID and password you can use across the ibm.com domain. You will need an IBM ID to add yourself or another employee to your company's IBM PartnerWorld membership.

Do you have an IBM ID for the person being added to the company membership?

No, I need to get an IBM ID
Yes, I have an IBM ID
I don't know

If your company is already registered in PartnerWorld, you can add yourself or another employee to your company's membership.

You must know your company's unique token first. The 16 alphanumeric character token can be obtained from your company's Authorized Profile Administrator (APA). The APA is the person within your company who is responsible for administering your company's relationship with IBM.

Not sure if your company is registered or who your APA is? Choose from the help resources in the "Contact us" section on the left to contact your PartnerWorld team.

After your APA approves your association with your company, you will receive a welcome email from PartnerWorld.


Register your company

Register your company and add yourself to the membership in the process

An IBM ID is a single ID and password you can use across the ibm.com domain. You will need an IBM ID before your register your company for IBM PartnerWorld membership.

Do you have an IBM ID?

No, I need to get an IBM ID
Yes, I have an IBM ID
I don't know

Applications must be completed by an individual authorized to sign agreements on behalf of the legal company. The individual registering the company will also register themselves as the Primary Relationship Contact (PRC) during this step. The PRC is responsible for assigning Authorized Profile Administrators (APAs). Once you've applied for membership as a new company, allow 2 business days for email notification of approval.


Apply to sell IBM products and services

PartnerWorld membership allows you to access the information and support you need to work with IBM products and services; however, you must submit an additional application in order for your company to become authorized to sell or resell selected IBM hardware, software, services, training, and financing. Allow 7-10 business days for approval of the Reseller application.


Instructions for IBM employees

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