When you create an offering as a provider, you have the option to deliver your data by file in “Managed” or “Distributed” mode (My offerings > Add an offering > Data > File management).
In “Managed” mode, you can transfer your files to the platform. The files may be stored locally or in an external storage space.
The acquirer retrieves the acquired data via the platform once the transaction is finalized.
In “Distributed” mode, the platform handles the contact, negotiation, and execution of the transaction. As a provider, you are responsible for delivering your data to the acquirer outside the platform.
For “Distributed” mode, you must complete a form in order to inform the acquirer about:
The acquirer must coordinate with the provider to receive the acquired data.