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Since 1955, SHARE has proven itself to be an outstanding forum for exchanging practical information and providing quality education to IT professionals. Through our semi-annual educational events and widespread volunteer network, SHARE offers unparalleled resources to the enterprise computing user community. SHARE membership provides endless opportunities for you and your company to learn, grow and succeed. 

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Types of Membership

Individual Membership

$199 annual fee

SHARE’s individual membership is based on the calendar year, January 1 – December 31 with the annual fee of $199. Individual members are granted full access to all of SHARE’s benefits plus EXCLUSIVE access to SHARE’d Knowledge, an online learning platform with content available to individual members only.  

Please note: 

  • If your organization is already a SHARE member, you must create a member record for yourself to access SHARE individual member benefits. By creating a member record you will be supplied with a login and password for the website.
  • Current affiliates will be offered renewal options as individual members at different pricing. If you are a current affiliate who has not yet renewed, please contact to find out how to become an individual member. 

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Corporate Membership

$2,500 one-time fee per company

Corporate membership allows companies to join for a one-time fee of $2,500. Companies that join SHARE's corporate membership are granted an unlimited number of employees to participate and take advantage of the corporate membership benefits. Corporate members do not have access to SHARE’d Knowledge, a learning platform exclusively available to individual members, but any current corporate members are welcome to sign up as individuals. View Corporate membership benefits.

  • Is your company already a SHARE corporate member? Just create yourself a member profile to begin accessing all of the resources SHARE has to offer. When you enter your organization name, the system will suggest matches. Make sure to select the correct organization to receive the member benefits. 


Student Membership

No fee required

Student membership provides access to all SHARE Individual Membership benefits besides voting rights, eligibility to serve on the Board of Directors, and SHARE Requirements. Proof of student ID is required to join as a student member. 


Emeritus Membership (Retirees)

No fee required

Emeritus membership provides retirees access to all SHARE Individual Membership benefits besides voting rights, eligibility to serve on the Board of Directors, and SHARE Requirements. For voting rights, Board service and access to SHARE Requirements, retirees must join as an individual member, not Emeritus. Emeritus accounts must be reviewed and approved by the SHARE membership committee.


Non-Member Account

No fee required

Not a member and would like to participate in our community? Create a non-member account to view all public content and participate in blog and forum discussions. These accounts must be approved.

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