Pega product catalog is certified on TMForum Product Catalog Management API (TMF 620). It provides GET, POST, PATCH and DELETE API methods for Product Offering, Product Specification and Product Offering Price entities.
The Product Offering and Product Specification entities support Parent-Child relationships. Product Offering API uses Bundle Offer feature and Product Specification uses Composite Specs features in Catalog to support Parent-Child relationships. The Product Offering Price does not support Parent-Child relationship.
The no.of entities retrieved in the GET List API response of Product Specification and Product Offering Price is limited to 50 for best performance. This limit can be modified during implementation.
The Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for Product Offering and Product Offering Price entities go through NewàOpenàPublishedàResolved-Completed states and for Product Specification goes through NewàPendingàPublishedàResolved-Completed states.
The TMForum certified Product Catalog Management API
- Provides Standard interface to integrate with product catalog
- Reduces time to launch partners’ services and products
- Reduces time to market (TTM) for new products and services
- Reduces time to implement