This section provides answers to questions about how to get started with Tanzu Application Catalog.

How Do I Get Started with Tanzu Application Catalog?

Customers will work with the Tanzu Application Catalog sales team to receive an invitation to use the service. These are the typical steps for onboarding and quickly use Tanzu Application Catalog:

  • Click on the invitation link, provide their VMware ID and select the CSP Organization to connect to the service.
  • Once the right CSP Org is connected to the service, select "Request a Catalog" within the product. A short guide will walk through the deployment format, operating system and application options.
  • The onboarding team will then receive the customer's request and contact them once their catalog is configured and ready to be delivered.

NOTE: To learn more, check out the Get Started with VMware Tanzu Application Catalog guide.

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How Is Tanzu Application Catalog Delivered?

Tanzu Application Catalog will be delivered via VMware's Cloud Services Portal (CSP). Once an entitlement to the service is purchased, customers can log-in to CSP with their existing credentials and add the Tanzu Application Catalog tile to their list of CSP services. For more information on CSP, please read the User Guide.

How Does the Trial Period Work?

The Tanzu Application Catalog (TAC) provides users with a free 90-day trial period. When this period is about to end, users will see the following message when accessing their TAC accounts: "Your trial is going to expire". In that case, contact your VMware sales representative to learn more about how to subscribe to any of the available editions that you can purchase for your team.

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