Avnet CenturyLink Reseller Program

Overview

The Avnet CenturyLink Cloud (CLC) Reseller Program combines discounted CenturyLink Cloud services with a streamlined onboarding process to provide a unique market advantage in reselling CenturyLink Cloud with Avnet and build recurring revenue streams with high performance cloud infrastructure and highly differentiated cloud management. Under the program, partners maintain all of the benefits of being a CenturyLink Cloud Reseller plus have access to the Avnet Cloud Toolset, technical resources, account provisioning support, discounts with no volume commitments, and monthly reporting.

PARTNER BENEFITS

The Avnet CenturyLink Cloud Reseller Program uniquely combines all of the benefits of being a CenturyLink Reseller Partner with access to the Avnet Cloud Marketplace management and billing portal, discount pricing, and access to technical and sales resources to help you effectively compete for your customers’ CenturyLink Cloud business.

Avnet CenturyLink Cloud Reseller Program

  • Immediate access to all CenturyLink Cloud Product Services (View all services)
  • No CenturyLink Cloud volume commitment
  • Access to Avnet technical resources
  • Automatic enrollment as CenturyLink Cloud Reseller Partner
  • Easy invoice credit terms

PLUS Program Includes Access to the Avnet Cloud Marketplace.

AVNET CLOUD TOOLSET FOR CENTURYLINK

Avnet Cloud Toolset (ACT) for CLC takes billing to the next level and sets you a part from the competition with your customers. This powerful tool provides multi-tier billing to simplify how you bill and track customer CLC usage. Dashboard drill-downs and customizable reports with built-in processes allow you to streamline account provisioning, account association and overall usage management of CLC provisioned resources across your customer accounts.

Simplify Customer Billing

  • Assign discounts and/or uplifts
  • Automatically map CLC usage to customer bills
  • Generate billing notifications for customers
  • Ability to manage CLC Flexible Support Option discounts or uplifts by customer account

Track Individual & Aggregate Usage

  • Dashboard with drill-down views across all accounts
  • Automated individual and aggregate account usage reporting
  • Organize and track your CLC costs by account, CLC product category and defined cost centers
  • Hourly level detail for all usage

Manage Billing & Customer Provisioning

  • Automated account provisioning with approval-based customer self-serve portal
  • Accounts provisioned through ACT are automatically integrated into a consolidated billing model (detailed bill available electronically via ACT)

Optimize CLC Resources

  • Detailed billing history and analytics reports
  • Dashboard Trends

Governance

  • Automated account provisioning with approval-based customer self-serve portal
  • Support for both new account setup and hierarchical relationships of customer accounts
  • Self-service reseller portal with customizable views of usage and costs
  • White label end-customer portal access via partner website
  • End Customer Cost Center mapping
  • Immediate access to all CenturyLink Cloud Infrastructure Services (View all services)
  • No changes in the way your access to or provision resources in CenturyLink Cloud, sign in to theCenturyLink Cloud Control Portal to create and manage your services
  • Find the Cost Estimator, Knowledge Base, or API documentation
  • CenturyLink Cloud Quick Start Guide  — will help you get familiar with the cloud services; this guide will help you use the Control Portal, manage servers and users, and configure remote connectivity to existing systems. It also illustrates how to provision a virtual server in less than ten minutes!
  • Extensive Training: both recorded Webinars and monthly live webinars for sales and technical teams
  • CenturyLink Service Health operational status