The Marketplace GE and its reference implementation WMarket provides functionality necessary for bringing together offering and demand for making business. These functions include basic services for registering business entities, publishing and retrieving offerings and demands, search and discover offerings according to specific consumer requirements as well as lateral functions like review, rating and recommendation. Besides the core functions, the Marketplace may offer value because of its "knowledge" about the market in terms of market intelligence services, pricing support, advertising, information subscription and more.
WMarket eLearning Course
This course represents the basis of WMarket delving then into those aspects related to each of the user roles in WMarket (customer, provider and administrator) and into those aspects related with developers that want to extend capabilities of an application with the features offered by WMarket.
This first chapter is intended to give an overview of what is WStore and what can be done with it. Concretely, you can find some documentation about WMarket architecture and features, basic confguration settings, and its integration with other GEris of FIWARE
WMarket for providers
This chapter is intended for offering providers that want to publish and announce their offerings in WMarket. Concretely, this chapter deals with the basic concepts and features that an offering providers needs to know to provide offerings: how to create their own store and how to upload their own offerings by using Linked-USDL to define them.
WMarket for admins
This chapter is intended to WMarket admins and contains information about WMarket installation and administration
WMarket for developers
This chapter includes the developer guide explaining how to use the API to integrate different applications with WMarket features.