VMware Cloud Provider Commerce Portal | 27 FEB 2020
Updated on: 21 August 2020
What's in the Release Notes
The release notes cover the following topics:
- Sovereign Cloud contracts
Commerce Portal now supports the creation and management of Sovereign Cloud contracts on a custom or pre-pay model. VMware Sovereign Cloud is a solution meant for running sensitive and regulated workloads on a secure, compliant national cloud that meets national data residency and data sovereign requirements. Learn more.
What's New in August 31, 2021
- Cloud Partner Navigator onboarding for Service Providers
Service Provider organizations can now begin the onboarding to Cloud Partner Navigator from the Commerce Portal UI.
- Aggregator Work Groups
Aggregator organizations can now enable the work groups feature to distribute the management and visibility of contractual resources of its users.
What's New in December 9, 2020
- Single sign-on (SSO) authentication with VMware Cloud Services identity
Commerce Portal now supports SSO with VMware Cloud Services identity for VCPP partners. After SSO is enabled for an organization, users will authenticate to Commerce Portal using their VMware Cloud Services credentials without having to manage an additional username and password.
What's New in August 21, 2020
- AWS Resell Product Family
Commerce Portal now supports the creation and management of AWS Resell commit contracts of the Managed Services Provider (MSP) track. AWS Resell for MSPs allows partners to purchase VMware Cloud on AWS from AWS who act as the Aggregator in Commerce Portal for all AWS Resell commit contracts.
Partners interested in transacting this offering must onboard a new dedicated AWS Resell service provider organization.
What's New in June 1, 2020
- Velo Track
Commerce Portal now supports the creation and management of commit contracts of the Velo program track which for the first time offers hardware shipment on top of software provisioning. As an Aggregator, you can create new Velo contracts and submit Velo contract MBOs to VMware for processing. As a Service Provider, you can check the status of your Velo contracts, the customer orders related to them, and submit your Velo MBOs to your Aggregator.
- Search in Task Inbox menu
Commerce Portal now supports a search and advanced search functionality in the Task Inbox menu. You can use the search bar in your Task Inbox to easily find specific tasks pending your action.
VMware Cloud Provider Commerce Portal is a cloud-based service which enables commerce for all VMware Cloud Provider Program (VCPP) Service Provider and Aggregator partners across all program tracks - Rental, Managed Services Provider (MSP), Independent Software Vendor (ISV), Professional Services, and VeloCloud. Commerce Portal replaces iAsset Business Portal which is now deprecated.
To get started with Commerce Portal, see Getting Started with Commerce Portal.
As a Service Provider, to to learn how to manage your contracts, set up automatic reporting, and submit your monthly billing orders, see Using and Managing Commerce Portal as a Service Provider.
As an Aggregator, to learn how to manage your contracts with Service Providers and submit their monthly billing orders to VMware for processing, see Using and Managing Commerce Portal as an Aggregator.
VMware Cloud Provider Commerce Portal is available in the following languages:
- Simplified Chinese
- Dashboard menu is not affected by Aggregator user's work group settings
The data displayed in the Aggregator Dashboard menu is not impacted by users' work group settings and permissions.