Link an item to the software catalog After you create a vendor catalog item, link the item to the software catalog for viewing. Before you beginTo see the Link to Software Catalog Item related link on the Vendor Catalog Item form, add a software model or a consumable model to the Product Model field, and leave the Product Catalog Item field blank.Role required: model_manager Procedure Navigate to Product Catalog > Catalog Definition > Vendor Items. Open a vendor catalog item. In Related Links, click Link to Software Catalog Item. Select a Catalog Item. Click OK. The page refreshes to the selected software catalog item. The vendor catalog item is listed in the Vendor Catalog Items related list.