2020 MSP 501 Survey FAQs

By | Managed Services News

Mar 25

Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about applying for the 2020 MSP 501 survey and rankings.

Do you have what it takes to rank among the top 501 managed service providers in the world? Every year, MSPs from around the globe throw their hats in the ring to see how they stack up against their peers in the Channel Futures MSP 501, the IT channel’s first, largest and most comprehensive survey and ranking of managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide.

Now in its 13th year, the MSP 501 has evolved from a ranking of a handful of partners to an insightful, data-rich full report that does more than name the top MSPs in the world; it shows you how they got there. 2020 is poised to be our most captivating year yet. We’re building on 2019’s record-breaking number of applicants, introducing brand-new advanced methodologies. We look forward to making the 3rd Annual MSP 501 Awards and Gala at Channel Partners Evolution even more dynamic than years past.

Will you make the cut to become a 501er? There’s only one way to find out. Check out our FAQs below, then stand up and be counted in the 2020 Channel Futures MSP 501 survey and rankings!

Be counted among your peers as one of the top managed service providers in the world. Click here for the 2020 MSP 501 application.

It’s the goal of the Channel Futures MSP 501 team to make applying as easy as possible. If you have questions about the survey, check out the FAQ below. If you don’t see an answer, shoot us an email at [email protected], and we’d be happy to help.

Where do I access the survey?

To apply for the 2019 MSP 501, click here.

Can I see the survey application before beginning the submission process?

To download a PDF of the 2020 MSP 501 survey, please click here

Can I save my progress and return to finish later?

The survey platform defaults to “save.” As long as the applicant has cookies enabled and is continuing the application on the same device, the user can come back at a later time to complete the survey/form.

Can I edit my answers?

Applicants can back up in the survey and adjust data as needed before clicking on the Submit button. Once an application is submitted, it is considered final.

Will I receive a copy of my answers?

Upon submittal, applicants who provide their email address when prompted will receive a confirmation email that contains a PDF copy of their responses. We highly suggest you save this PDF for your records.

What do you need for revenue verification?

Download the MSP 501 revenue verification form here or within the survey. It must be completed with the revenue numbers you have self-reported and signed by a certified financial professional or member of your company’s executive team. You may not submit an application for the 2020 MSP 501 without first uploading the verification document.

Will my company’s financial information be disclosed?

Channel Futures/Channel Partners will not disclose specific annual revenue information such as revenue dollars; however, we reserve the right to publish company growth rates based on the private revenue data you submit.

What if I have technical difficulties?

For help troubleshooting your application, please email [email protected] and our team will get back to you shortly. For help with site registration, please email [email protected].

When does the survey close?

The 2020 MSP 501 will close for applications at 11:59 p.m. EDT on …

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