Manage Azure and AppSource Marketplace offers
This section introduces the general operations used to manage offers for the Azure and AppSource Marketplaces. For example, it explains how to use the Cloud Partner Portal to create and publish a marketplace offer. This section also explains technical issues that are common to most of the offer types, such as text-based and image assets.
Standard offer operations
The Cloud Partner Portal enables a publisher to perform the following basic operations on an offer.
|Create offer||Creates a pending offer entry in onboarding repository, but does not automatically publish it to a Microsoft marketplace|
|View offer status||Provides the publishing status of an offer. There are multiple places in the portal where status information is displayed.|
|Publish offer||Validates, then posts a completed offer entry to the appropriate Microsoft marketplace. The offer is then said to be live.|
|Update offer||Allows modification of certain characteristics of an existing offer. Applies to both pending and published offers.|
|Delete offer||Deletes an existing pending or live offer.|