Before you can share or publish an organization's catalogs, you must enable catalog sharing or publishing for the organization. Before you can subscribe to external organization's catalogs, you must enable subscription to external catalogs.

Procedure

  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Organizations in the left pane.
  2. Right-click the organization name and select Properties.
  3. Click Catalog.

    Option

    Description

    Allow sharing catalogs to other organizations

    Allows organization administrators to share this organization's catalogs with other organizations in this instance of vCloud Director.

    If you do not select this option, organization administrators are still able to share catalogs within the organization.

    Allow creation of catalog feeds for consumption by external organizations

    Allows organization administrators to share this organization's catalogs with organizations outside this instance of vCloud Director.

    Allow subscription to external catalog feeds

    Allows organization administrators to subscribe this organization to catalog feeds from outside this instance of vCloud Director.