Get Listed on the Microsoft Windows Server Marketplace

The Microsoft Windows Server Marketplace, built on Microsoft Pinpoint, showcases applications and professional services that extend the value of Windows Server.  This comprehensive marketplace helps customers easily find, demo, and buy partner offerings that work with Windows Server products.


Review the requirements below and follow the instructions to list your applications on the Windows Server Marketplace.

Criteria for Listing in the Marketplace

Your marketplace listing must meet the Pinpoint Profile Guidelines.

The "Microsoft 'Works With' Products and Technologies" selections in the "Edit Shared Attributes" menu must correspond with the version of Windows Server you have checked for your offering.

  • For Windows Server 2008 R2 select: Windows Server 2008 R2
  • For Windows Server 2012 select from:
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2012 R2

In order to list an application in the Windows Server Marketplace, the application must:

  • Pass Windows Server 2012 Certified Logo tests through Microsoft Platform Ready (MPR) Test Tool.  Learn more about MPR.

In order to list a professional service your company must:

Add Your Listing to the Marketplace

  1. Sign in to your Pinpoint Dashboard using the Microsoft account credentials (formerly Windows Live ID) associated with your Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) account.
  2. Click Add or Edit Profiles, and then click the Apps + Services tab.
  3. Click Edit Shared Attributes next to the listing you want to add to the Windows Server Marketplace.
  4. Select the appropriate options for these required attributes:
    • Marketplace – select Windows Server Marketplace (and Microsoft Pinpoint), then check the relevant product versions for your offering.  Any boxes you check must have a corresponding “Works With” selection for that department.
    • Microsoft "Works With" Products and Technologies:  Select the Windows Server product(s) that your application works with.
      • Windows Server 2008 R2
      • Windows Server 2012
      • Windows Server 2012 R2
  5. Clearly specify in your profile description how your application utilizes or enhances the Windows Server products you have selected as “Works With” technologies.
  6. Click Submit for Approval to begin a review by the Windows Server Team.

You're Done!

It may take up to 10 business days for your profile to appear on the marketplace.  If you have any questions, please contact the MPN Support Team.