Passport Advantage is relationship based and designed for larger, multi-site, multinational enterprises. It requires enrollment and a signed Agreement.
With Passport Advantage you get
With Relationship Suggested Volume Pricing (RSVP) you earn points on all Eligible Product purchases including IBM Cloud Services, Appliances and Appliance Services, IBM Software Subscription and Support renewals and new licenses. The more you buy the more you save.
Point aggregation: you have the option to aggregate points across multiple Sites to earn higher volume discount levels faster.
Enterprises and organizations with multiple Sites may authorize additional Sites to enroll and purchase under a single Agreement.
Site consolidation offers centralized account, contact, entitlement, purchasing, renewal and reporting management for improved software asset management—saving you administrative time, effort and expense
One ‘Anniversary date’
With a single annual S&S renewal ‘Anniversary’ date, you get an all-inclusive view of your renewals eliminating the need to reconcile and process multiple renewals throughout the year.
Start and end dates for new license purchases can be prorated to align with your Anniversary date making it easier to budget for future renewals and predict RSVP savings as you move from one level to the next.