MITRE Partnership Network Support

The MITRE Partnership Network, or MPN, enables MITRE staff to collaborate effectively with—and deliver critical content to—our customers and partners.
Core CapabilitiesGeneral MPN Support
MPN Tool Retirement In Progress
SFT and Handshake are being Retired
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Here you will find general information and support documentation for various parts of the MITRE Partnership Network (MPN). Specific tool support information will require you to log in with your MPN account to access.

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Collaboration – Usually exhibited by a tight-knit group working around a shared goal or product, often in real-time.

Example: a project team working on a deliverable

Coordination & Cooperation – Interaction with the goal of building a shared understanding and helping each other, ususally not in real-time.

Example: a community of practice seeking ways to improve their craft

Information Sharing – Broadcasting of information around a common goal or problem without much participation from receivers. 

Example: a web page describing a project

Core Capabilities

CS Partners

Built on SharePoint Server 2019, Community Share Partners is MITRE’s externally-facing collaboration platform for project teams.


MITRE’s primary tool for both internal and external social conversations and forum discussions.


SFT / Kiteworks

Secure File Transfer allows MITRE employees and external Partners to exchange large (or sensitive) documents and file collections.


A full suite of Partner-accessible Atlassian products for developers (issue tracking, code versioning, etc).


Box is a modern content collaboration solution that allows you to securely edit and share files across groups working together across organizations.


Slack moves conversations out of siloed inboxes and into topic-based conversations called channels.


Publish engaging web sites, and keep your customers coming back via subscription-based newsletters.

Other MITRE Resources and Related Services

For MITRE Employees Only

Collaboration Capabilities

Visit the collection for guidance on real-time meeting tools, including conferences with external participants, screen-sharing, and instant messaging.

Holistic Analytics Environment (HAE)

When dealing with personally identifiable information (PII) or protected health information (PHI), consult with the HAE for hosting options.

InfoSec Sensitivity Levels

Visit sensitivity levels of Applications to review which tools could hold your type of data. 


Need to stand up an external survey

Enterprise Computing Environment (ECE)

For developing your own capability (a prototype, perhaps, or a new system deployment). You will receive professional assistance and administration support. Your deployment options range from MITRE DMZ servers to cloud providers (e.g., Amazon Web Services).


External resource for users about MPA (MITRE Partnership Accounts)


MPN has provided tools or helped develop many MITRE initiatives using our tools over the years.

Projects in The Last Year

Ongoing Projects

Cups Of Coffee This Year

Looking for Help on External Engagement or Collaboration? 

Solving Collaboration Problems For a Safer World

General MPN Support

If you need help leveraging MPN capabilities, we are here to help!


Resource for MITRE and external Partners.

MPN Support Group

Latest MPN news and connect to a community of extranet practitioners.

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