Do you run a data center or remote hosting company?
This program is designed to help independent professional data centers and remote hosting companies provide hosting services to QuickBooks users.
Host QuickBooks software
The ability to host licensed copies of QuickBooks software
Authorized Commercial Host logo
Making limited use of an "Intuit Authorized Commercial logo Host" on your website and in Intuit-approved collateral materials
Limited technical support from Intuit to the Commercial Host participant for your own QuickBooks-related questions
Listed on Hosting Program website
A listing in the Authorized Commercial Host List on Intuit's Hosting Program web page
Volume license discounts
Monthly license leasing program
Optional participation in a new monthly license leasing program
Fees are required for
Each commercial host is solely responsible for the security, privacy and availability its hosting services, and while Intuit will require a third-party accreditation for each selected host. Intuit does not endorse, certify, sponsor, or guarantee host's services.
Additionally, commercial hosts are required to have a separate written agreement with their customers that governs the customers' use of the hosting services.
To become an Intuit-Authorized Hosting company, your firm must complete an application and independent third-party accreditation. If invited to participate, you will enter into a licensing & distribution agreement with Intuit. (NOTE: Intuit does not provide instructions/guidance on how to set up or manage a secure hosting environment.)
To perform as a commercial host, you must:
Participation in the Commercial Hosting Program requires payment of the following fees, shown in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated:
The accreditation application fee is a one-time non-refundable fee charged directly by MSP Alliance, an independent third-party testing company not affiliated with Intuit. It is charged for conducting the accreditation process required to become a commercial host. Payment of this fee and the accreditation process are subject to MSP Alliance's own accreditation terms and conditions. Payment of this fee does not guarantee accreditation.