Cloud business made easy with C3, the CSP business automation platform
CSP Control Center (a.k.a C3) is a cloud platform built for Microsoft CSP Indirect Providers, enabling them to distribute, sell, bill and provision cloud solutions. A self-service marketplace for Microsoft CSP Partners. The platform supports not only the direct distributors but also the indirect resellers. The portal comes with an easy-to-use interface for Partners as well as customer users. Partners can define the plans with offers for sale and import customers to C3 in a few easy steps. Customer users can be granted access and let them manage their license requirements. Partners can work with resellers by defining the offers that should be available to the resellers. Customizable fine grained access control helps Partners control access to features in the application. The following is the list of significant features in C3:
- White-labelled marketplace with simple yet powerful UI across all the devices
- Support to work with your domain
- Support for direct and indirect Microsoft CSP Partners as well as affiliates (extended sales agents)
- Support for license-based offers like O365 as well as Azure subscriptions
- Provision to sell non-Microsoft offers and your custom value-added services
- Ability to offer discounts on purchases / subscriptions
- Automated prorated billing and payments
- Itemized invoicing for license and usage-based services along with your custom offers
- Works with popular payment gateway solutions like Stripe, authorize.Net, Bill&Pay, EziDebit, MCB, etc.
- PSA Integration with ConnectWise Manage, Datto Autotask.
- Extensions to support additional payment gateways of choice on request
- Integrated payment methods (Credit Card, ACH)
- Integration with accounting software such as Quickbooks, Xero etc.
- Azure billing is now easy, with complete visibility on spend for you and your customers with your margins added.
- Extensive reporting and analytics offered out-of-the-box
- Look at the data in your own language due to language packs
- Configurable email notifications
- Approval mechanism to set purchase thresholds for customer purchases.
- Public signup experience for converting website visitors to potential CSP customers.
- Comments flow between partners and customers.
- Language support for Spanish, German, French, Thai, Taiwanese, Italian
C3 is hosted on high-performance and highly available Azure services with promised enterprise-class SLAs. Backed by professional and competent engineering and support teams, Partners that have C3 claim to have found a solution to their concerns and have accelerated their CSP business significantly.
We are so confident you will love this system and continue to utilize it to your advantage.