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Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge, a Skillsoft company and global leader in corporate learning solutions, has announced that it has successfully completed the six badges needed to earn the highest designation in Microsoft’s new Solutions Partner program. This partnership will showcase Global Knowledge’s proven capabilities in its learning offerings and ability to deliver high-quality, scalable solutions to customers across the globe.

“We are delighted to have achieved all six Solutions Partner requirements to be a Microsoft Solutions Partner for Cloud”, Jim Gruskin, General Manager of Instructor-Led Training at Skillsoft Global Knowledge. “This new Cloud Partner status demonstrates our commitment to providing innovative customer solutions based on Microsoft technologies.”

Global Knowledge has successfully completed all six Solutions Partner requirements within the Microsoft Partner Program. As a Microsoft Solutions Partner, Global Knowledge is among a highly select group of companies that have demonstrated expertise in delivering high-quality solutions and services using Microsoft technologies. As part of this Cloud Partnership, Global Knowledge has attained recognition in these six areas:

  • Data & AI Azure.
  • Infrastructure Azure.
  • Security.
  • Digital & App Innovation Azure.
  • Business Applications.
  • Modern Work.


Microsoft’s Partner Program is designed to help partners grow their business by providing them with the resources and support they need to create and sell their solutions promoting transformative growth. Partners can join the program at different levels, depending on their business needs and objectives. This announcement represents an exciting step in a decades-long affiliation between Microsoft and Global Knowledge, placing Global Knowledge in the top 5% of online training providers. “We have worked closely in partnership with Microsoft for over 25 years”, stated Jim.

Overall, the Microsoft Solutions Partner Program is a valuable resource for partners who want to build and market innovative solutions on top of Microsoft technology. It provides access to a wide range of resources, support, benefits, and enables partners to expand their business and reach new customers.

John McKeever, VP of Product Development at Skillsoft Global Knowledge continued, “We are committed to growing our global relationship with Microsoft as we evolve our portfolio of authorized training content across Microsoft’s wide range of products, in both instructor-led training (ILT), on-demand content and a blend of both live and digital learning subscriptions.”

In addition to this landmark event, Global Knowledge has celebrated a history of recognition with Microsoft. Global Knowledge was the proud recipient of the 2019 and 2013 Global Learning Partner of the Year as well as a Global Learning Partner Finalist of the Year in 2015 and 2014 respectively.


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