What’s New for Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal

Here’s an overview of new features and enhancements added recently to improve your Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal experience.

July 2020

Feature Description

Listing ID is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal

After you create a listing, you can now view the Listing ID along with other information related to the listing. You can see the Listing ID in the Started, Submitted, Published, and Archived tabs of the Listings page.

June 2020

Feature Description

Deploy paid Oracle Cloud Infrastructure application listings to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure data centers in all commercial regions

US-based customers can now deploy paid Oracle Cloud Infrastructure application listings on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure data centers in all commercial regions. Earlier, you could deploy these applications only on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure data centers in US regions. You can also update the deployment option for an existing paid Oracle Cloud Infrastructure application listing. To update the deployment option for an existing listing, create a new version of the listing. See Start a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

May 2020

Feature Description

Use custom images with flexible shape

Oracle partners can now select a flexible shape as a compatible shape in the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console while creating a custom image. Oracle Partners can use such custom images to create artifacts in Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal. A flexible shape is a shape with a customizable number of OCPUs. For more information about flexible shapes, see Flexible Shapes in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure documentation. For more information about creating an artifact in Oracle Cloud Marketplace, see How do I create an artifact in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

April 2020

Feature Description
Preview your listing on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure In addition to previewing your listing in Oracle Cloud Marketplace, you can now preview your listing on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. See Preview and edit your listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

March 2020

Feature Description

OPN validation

When you submit the Oracle Cloud Marketplace Publisher account registration form, a publisher account is created immediately if you have provided a valid OPN number. See Step 3: Register for a publisher account in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Earlier, Oracle reviewed and processed the Oracle Cloud Marketplace Publisher account registration form that you would submit. A publisher account was created for you only after Oracle approved the registration.

February 2020

Feature Description
Per instance per hour pricing In addition to OCPU per hour, you can use instance per hour to specify the pricing information for your paid listings. See Start a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

December 2019

Feature Description

Paid pricing model

When you create an application listing on Oracle Cloud Marketplace, you can select Paid as the Pricing Model to specify the price at which the usage is computed for customers. See Start a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Disbursement report and US Sales and Tax report

The Disbursement report provides data about the amount that Oracle has collected from the customer for usage of your paid listings and the amount that Oracle has disbursed to your bank account. The US Sales and Tax report provides details about the sales or use tax in the US that Oracle collects from the customer for usage of your paid listings in Oracle Cloud Marketplace. See About types of reports in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

October 2019

Feature Description

OCI Application Listing tile

The Create Listing dialog box displays the OCI Application Listing tile. This tile replaces the Enable OCI Options check box which was previously available earlier. See Start a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Billed Customer Usage report View the Billed Customer Usage report for data about the billed amount that customer has paid for usage of your paid listings. See About types of reports in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

September 2019

Feature Description

Paid listings

You can now create paid listings for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure image and stack listings. You can also view reports for your paid listings. See Start a listing and How do I get report data? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

April 2019

Feature Description

Published Image OCID

The Artifact Details page now displays Published Image OCID. See How do I manage my artifacts? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Unpublish a package version

You can unpublish a published version of a package. See How do I unpublish a package version? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

February 2019

Feature Description

Usage data

The Customer Instances page provides valuable usage data for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure images. See How do I view usage information for OCI images? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

January 2019

Feature Description

Usage information

For application listings, partners can add usage information that will help customers to use the application after launching the instance. See Starting a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

October 2018

Feature Description

OCI tenancies

Partners who are approved for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Service can add Oracle Cloud Infrastructure tenancies from the My Company page. See How do I add an Oracle Cloud Infrastructure tenancy? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

For APIs, see Tenancy Resources in REST API for Oracle Cloud Marketplace Publisher.

OCI install package

Partners who are approved for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Services can create Oracle Cloud Infrastructure install packages. See How do I build an OCI install package for my app? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

For APIs, see Application Package - V2 and Create Application Package — V2 in REST API for Oracle Cloud Marketplace Publisher.

Multiple package versions

Create and manage multiple package versions for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure packages. See How do I create multiple package versions? and How do I build an OCI install package for my app? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Artifacts

Partners who are approved for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Services can create and manage artifacts. Partners can use the artifacts when building Oracle Cloud Infrastructure install packages. See How do I create an artifact? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

For APIs, see Artifact Resources in REST API for Oracle Cloud Marketplace Publisher.

Tag customer success story with related Oracle Cloud service

For service listings, you can tag every customer success story with one or more related Oracle Cloud services. See Starting a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Self-Paced Training

For app listings, you can include a link to a self-paced training. See Starting a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Search listings by selecting a service type

On the Listings page, you can search for listings by selecting a service type. See How do I manage my listings? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

July 2018

Feature Description

Developer Instances page

The Developer Instances page has been updated. See How do I get a cloud instance to use for development? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Become a Publisher page

You can now choose to register as an Oracle Cloud developer from the Become a Publisher page. See Step 3: Complete the publisher application and How do I become an Oracle Cloud Marketplace developer? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

June 2018

Feature Description

User Interface upgrade

Partner Portal has a new user interface. See Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

May 2018

Feature Description

Build an OIC install package

Partners who are approved for Oracle Integration Cloud (OIC) Service can create OIC install packages. See How do I build an OIC install package for my app? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

April 2018

Feature Description

Test the install package of an archived listing

You can test the install package of an archived listing. See How do I test the install package of an archived listing? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

Option to uninstall an app that was upgraded when testing a package

When testing an install package, you can now uninstall the app that was upgraded. See Step 3: Test the package in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

December 2017

Feature Description

Unsupported shapes

When building an install package for an app that runs on a virtual machine, the Configure Image section now allows you to select unsupported shapes. See How do I build an install package for apps that run on virtual machines? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

November 2017

Feature Description
Activity stream The Activity Stream section on the Home page shows activity such as new listings, changes made to a listing, listing status changes, and changes made to listing information. See How do I view activity? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

October 2017

Feature Description
Automatically publish your listings You can choose to automatically publish your listings on approval. See How do I submit a listing for approval? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.
Email notification for autopublished listings If you had opted to autopublish your listing on approval, you will be notified through email after your listing is published to Oracle Cloud Marketplace. See What are the basic steps for listing apps or services on the marketplace? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

September 2017

Feature Description
Tag related documents for Oracle only If you have documents you want to be available only internally to Oracle (for example, for the Oracle Sales team), you can mark them as such. These documents will display in the Marketplace listing details page only if the user is logged in with an @oracle.com email address. See Starting a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.
Select region for app listings You can select the regions where users would be interested in your app. See Starting a Listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.
Expanded instructions in user guide Some of the information in the user guide has been expanded to provide further instructions or details on fields and concepts. See the following topics in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal:

June 2017

Feature Description
Enhanced Terms of Use management You can create multiple terms of use for your apps and select the appropriate version when you create your app install package. See How do I create terms of use for my apps? and Step 1: Define the Package in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

October 2016

Feature Description
Cloud Platform Ready You can update the content in a Cloud Platform Ready fast track listing, see How do I change my Cloud Platform Ready listing content? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal, or convert the listing to a full marketplace listing, see How do I convert my Cloud Platform Ready listing to a Full Marketplace listing? in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

June 2016

Feature Description
Oracle Cloud Platform Ready Apps Reduce the time it takes to get your app listing on Oracle Cloud Marketplace. Become a Publisher and register your app as Oracle Cloud Platform Ready. See Step 3: Complete the publisher application in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.
Download by using a Temporary URL Protect your downloadable assets by providing a temporary URL that expires after a configured duration.
Multiple Services for Service Integrators Configure services that you provide by service types. Visitors to marketplace can search for providers of a specific service type. See Start a listing in Using Oracle Cloud Marketplace Partner Portal.

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