Overview

This article will provide you with the necessary information about How to Setup Sophos with Ingram Micro. You can register yourself as a Sophos Reseller for Cyber Security. Please follow the below process to register and place an order for Sophos Central – MSP Connect Flex from the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace.

Process

  1. Sign up as a Sophos Reseller – sophos.com/msp
  2. Once approved and have received portal access, log into the partner portal https://www.sophos.com/en-us/partners.aspx
  3. Select “Manage Sophos Central” which redirects to the Partner central dashboard login.

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  1. Select “Settings and Policies” > API Credentials

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  1. Select “Add Credentials”

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  1. Create the credential- “Ingram Marketplace” recommended.

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  1. A client ID will be generated and will be required to set up reseller account on the Ingram Marketplace

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  1. Log into the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace and select the MSP Connect Sophos plan

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  1. Proceed through purchasing steps, for the initial set up, use your company as the customer

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  1. Complete the purchase process.

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  1. Access the classic panel (Top right of the marketplace)

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  1. Select “Products” on the far-left column.

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  1. Select “requires attention” which will redirect to the credentials page.

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  1. Insert credentials and click submit.

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  • Sophos Central ID- Email used to log into Sophos
  • Sophos central client ID & Sophos Central Client secret available in Sophos portal (Shown Below)

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  1. Go to classic, select products, verify status shows “Ready.” Set up is now complete

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The credentialing process is required 1 time only.

New customers simply select the Sophos plan in the marketplace, “add to existing” or “create a customer” and “purchase” the pay as you go plan.

Once the purchase has completed, the customer details and information will auto-populate into the Sophos Central Portal. All licensing will be deployed via the Sophos Portal.

IMPORTANT NOTE

2 certifications are required in order to begin provisioning Sophos

The 2 certificates usually take 3-4 hours, depending on distractions and your experience level with the technology. They are available in Sophos partner central- partner portal

  • SC01 - Sales Fundamentals - Sales Consultant    
  • MSP01 - Sophos MSP Connect - Sales Consultant