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Translator Partner Alliance Program

Translator has always relied on strong partnerships to drive innovation and meet customer needs.

The Partner Alliance Program provides a structured process for partner certification and marketing engagements. Any Translator partner with a global or multilingual practice is encouraged to apply.

Program levels

The Translator Partner Alliance Program has three levels of participation, each level comes with its own set of requirements and benefits.


As part of the program we have created an enhanced set of benefits by each partner level.

Key benefits include:*

  • Listing and logo on our Partner page
  • Inclusion in Translator marketing activities

*Benefits vary by partner level. See table below for more detail.

Benefits by program levelAllianceSilverGold
Company Name and Listing on Translator Partner Page25 Words100 Words + Logo200 Words + Logo
Alliance Program LogoYesYesYes
Opportunity to provide content for use in Translator social media channels: Blog; Twitter; Facebook1 Post/Year2 Posts/Year4 Posts/Year
Link to Customer Ready Materials from Translator Partner PageYesYesYes
One (1) Case Study produced by MicrosoftYes


Minimum requirements all Translator partners must fulfill:*

*Requirements vary by partner level. See table below for more detail

Requirements by program levelAllianceSilverGold
Active Membership in Microsoft Partner Network (MPN)YesYesYes
Profiled on Pinpoint (optional)YesYesYes
Experience using either Translator speech or text translationYesYesYes
Translator AttributionYesYesYes
Proof of Successful Customer Deployments12
Deployed custom translation in a Solution OfferingYesYes
Demonstrated Technical Expertise: Translator ForumYes
MS Translator is Default Translation Service SolutionYesYes
Fulfill Requirements by Partner Type (see below)YesYes

Additional requirements by partner type

Translation Memory Application Vendor
Requirement: Integrated Translator API support

Systems Integrator
Requirement: Demonstrated Microsoft expertise through at least one MPN competency

Independent Software Vendor; Cloud Services Vendor
Requirement: Application or service enables customers to use their own Translator subscription


Please contact us for program questions or to receive an application

This service is part of Microsoft Cognitive Services