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AWS CloudFormation template guidelines for AMI-based products in AWS Marketplace

AWS Marketplace gives sellers the option to list to list AMI-based product with AWS CloudFormation templates. Sellers, as Consulting Partners (CP) and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), use the templates to define a cluster or distributed architecture for the product. Customers then deploy the solution by using CloudFormation templates, saving time and avoiding errors in the process. In this post, I’ll provide you with the CloudFormation template requirements for listing AMI-based products with CloudFormation templates in AWS Marketplace.

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Listing an AMI contract product on AWS Marketplace

AWS Marketplace launched upfront contract pricing on November 17, 2021, which enables  you as a seller to create AMI listings with upfront contract pricing. With AMI contract pricing, AWS Marketplace bills your customers upfront according to their chosen contract license of a monthly, one-year, or multiyear contract. The customer can agree to automatic renewal of […]

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Best practices to list a professional services product listing in AWS Marketplace

Best practices to list a professional services product listing in AWS Marketplace

Professional services is a product type available in AWS Marketplace. It enables buyers to find and buy services from Consulting Partners (CP) and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) in AWS Marketplace. Professional services in AWS Marketplace includes services to assess, migrate, support, manage, and train others on how to use AWS services and products in AWS […]

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Checklist for successfully registering as a seller in AWS Marketplace

Checklist to successfully registering as a seller in AWS Marketplace

AWS Marketplace is a curated digital catalog that makes it easy for customers to find, test, buy, and deploy third-party software, data products, and services that customers need to build solutions and run their businesses. In this post, I aim to provide you with some best practices to consider as you approach registering as a […]

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Best practices for driving traffic to your AWS Marketplace listing

Best practices for driving traffic to your AWS Marketplace listing

In this blog post, I will share AWS programs and resources you can use to increase awareness and drive traffic to your AWS Marketplace listings. AWS Marketplace is a curated digital software catalog that lets AWS customers find, test, and purchase third-party software licenses. All purchases are consolidated into a customer’s AWS bill. Developing a […]

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AWS Marketplace named a leader in The Forrester New Wave: Marketplaces for SaaS Sourcing Q1 2022 report

AWS Marketplace named a leader in The Forrester New Wave: Marketplaces for SaaS Sourcing, Q1 2022 report

Forrester New Wave: Marketplaces for SaaS Sourcing report summary The Forrester New Wave: Marketplaces for SaaS Sourcing report names AWS Marketplace as a leader in SaaS cloud marketplaces. The report reveals findings from Forrester’s evaluation of marketplaces for software as a service (SaaS) sourcing and evaluates the nine most significant providers across 10 criteria and […]

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AWS License Manager integration patterns for AMI or container-based products with contract pricing

Upfront contract pricing models in AWS Marketplace AWS Marketplace now enables you to create AMI and container listings with upfront contract pricing. With this pricing model, your customers can buy your application directly through AWS Marketplace or through a private offer from a reseller, initiated by paying upfront for a monthly, annual, or multiyear contract. […]

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Automate Snowflake integration with Amazon S3 using AWS Service Catalog

Snowflake is a data warehouse built for the cloud. It provides enterprises with a cost-effective combination of the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms, and the elasticity of the cloud. Snowflake is a member of the AWS Partner Network (APN), and is available in AWS Marketplace. Snowflake can help you bring […]

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Best practices guide to successfully list your SaaS contract solution in AWS Marketplace

AWS Marketplace is a curated digital catalog that makes it easy for customers to find, test, buy, and deploy third-party software, data products, and services that customers need to build solutions and run their businesses. In this post, I aim to help you create a SaaS contract product in AWS Marketplace. I will take the […]

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AWS Marketplace China SaaS feature update with tips on how to architect your SaaS subscriptions

AWS Marketplace has announced that software-as-a-service (SaaS) subscriptions are available in AWS Marketplace China. All SaaS products in AWS Marketplace China will be sold by Ningxia Western Cloud Data Technology Co., Ltd. (NWCD), which is the service operator and provider for AWS China (Ningxia) Region, and also operates AWS Marketplace China. NWCD will appear as […]

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